Creating positive change in communities through education and service


Project SPEAKS

Our Motto: Creating positive change in communities through education and service

Project SPEAKS, Inc. (Spread Positivity Encourage Awareness Know Something), is a (501c3) California-based non-profit organization, volunteer group, and movement created to promote unity, self-awareness, and positivity.  

Founded in 2012, Project SPEAKS' goal is to provide academic and non-academic resources to developing communities, while promoting community education, social awareness, and personal growth. 

Through interactive workshops, academic support, and community engagement, Project SPEAKS, Inc. hopes to create change in our communities. Project SPEAKS, Inc. focuses its efforts on uplifting marginalized communities, as well as providing opportunities for growth and development.


years of Service


in scholarships and awards allocated, offered, and awarded


organizations and partners worked with to provide academic and programmatic services

We Serve:

Growing communities, with an emphasis on low-income and marginalized populations.

We Encourage:

Self-expression and healing through artistic platforms such as poetry, dance, music, and art.

We Provide:

Activities, services, and programming to promote development, sustainability, and growth.


Program Coordinator

Jamal Harris

Volunteer Coordinator

Angela Harris

Brand Ambassador

Yasmine Willis Fernandez

Outreach Coordinator

Lani Elliot

The ability to enhance and grow our communities lies in the willingness to dedicate time, energy, and effort into bettering ourselves and supporting others in their journey.

Jakeel R. Harris, M.S.

Founder & CEO, Project SPEAKS

Join OUR Team

Interested in being a part of the SPEAKS staff? 

Positions Available: 

- Activities Staff

- Project SPEAKS Intern

For position information contact: