Amnesty International

Synopsis

Amnesty International: Mission statement: “To promote human rights for all people” - What they do: Amnesty International is a club that promotes the need for human rights and what high school-aged kids can do. Amnesty International is the world's largest human rights organization. This club raises awareness of certain social issues as well as perform volunteer work. They also run fundraisers to support their own chapter as well as Amnesty International as a whole. Students involved with Amnesty International agree that one of the most rewarding parts of the clubs is the emotional aspect you get from advocacy. Some of the issues Amnesty International speaks out on are National Security and Human Rights, Gun Violence, Gender, Sexuality, and Identity.


Teacher Sponsor

Ms. Massey