Manali Jama

Manali Jama is a youth intern and peer to peer advocate here at Monsoon United Asians and Pacific Islanders. Manali is a high school student in the DMPS school district and is apart of the Violence Prevention Program. The VPP mission is to prevent gender based violence by educating and empowering peers through outreach and workshops. She speaks fluent English and Somali, and is in the process of learning Arabic. Manali is motivated to spark a change in communities around her, and enjoys talking about social justice issues. Manali strives to positively impact others through the work she does. She can be reached at