B-Change Joins Bay Area Pioneers Advocating Social Justice to Millennials

Pioneers in Justice Talk Social Change (left to right): Ayesha Barenblat, founder of Remake, Laurindo Garcia, B-Change founder and Chris Punongbayan, the executive director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus.

Pioneers in Justice Talk Social Change (left to right): Ayesha Barenblat, founder of Remake, Laurindo Garcia, B-Change founder and Chris Punongbayan, the executive director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus.

What happens when you bring together an ethical fashion advocate, a lawyer and an HIV activist in a room? You hear stories that inspire you to take action and make the world a better place.

That was the plan when Levi Strauss Foundation supported three of its pioneers in social justice to join the Millennial Impact Conference (MCON) held in Washington D.C last June.

B-Change founder Laurindo Garcia, joined Ayesha Barenblat, founder of Remake and Chris Punongbayan, the executive director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus shared the stage at MCON representing a new generation of leaders. In a bid to motivate an audience of millennials to take action the three individuals shared why issues of social justice are so personal.

Find out more about what Ayesha, Chris and Laurindo did at MCON in a blog post from Jason McBriarty published in Unzipped, an insiders blog from Levi Strauss & Co.