Stand Up N Do Something (SUNDS) is a nonprofit National organization working to advance racial and economic justice with a call to Advocacy. We mobilize impacted communities to take charge and make changes. Together, we organize for reinvestment in communities, to change policies, to put an end to law enforcement violence, and to redefine public safety as a byproduct of economic opportunity. Together We Make a Better Society.
When a child is born into nothing,
and watches a mother transform absolutely nothing into something; it can be
empowering and a life changing experience.
The firstborn offspring of parents who were sharecroppers in South
Carolina , during the latter and most politically charged period of the Civil
Rights Movement. His very young mother abandoned
the racist south with a barely two-month-old child, to start a new life up
North with nothing more than a bus ticket and the clothes on their backs.
Anita Wills comes to the
position of President for Stand Up N Do Something with many years of Activism
and experience. She was born in Pennsylvania and resides in Northern
California. Ms.Wills was raised in a small community in Chester County
Pennsylvania. Her maternal ancestors were prominent and her paternal ancestors
from South Carolina. She had teachings from both sides about life and how to