Desis Rising Up and Moving (DRUM) is a multi-generational, membership led organization of over 4,500 low-wage South Asian & Indo-Caribbean (SAIC) immigrant workers, youth, and families organizing for social and economic justice in NYC. DRUM builds leadership within the most marginalized members of its communities, particularly undocumented women and girls, through membership-led direct-action campaigns, base-building, leadership development, and membership services.
Name: Desis Rising Up & Moving
State: New York
Grant Support Years: 2021-2022 Anti-Racism, 2021-2023