“To the wrongs that need resistance, to the right that needs assistance, to the future in the distance, give yourselves.”
– Carrie Chapman Catt


The Next Gen Come Up's
Black, Brown, and Beige

Are you a creative of color who wants to share your talents with the world? YOU’RE IN LUCK! The Next Gen Come Up is planning a massive black and brown arts showcase that will take place Thanksgiving weekend and is looking for talent to highlight! Whether you draw, paint, dance, write, act, sing, rap, sew, or strut, we have a place for you on The Next Gen Come Up stage.

Band Performing on Stage


The Next Gen Come Up is a nonprofit that has been encouraging youth to pursue activism, organize with their peers, get involved in community service, and raise awareness through creating thought-provoking works of art since 2018.

Through everything from community outreach events and protests to written works and visual art, The Next Gen Come Up strives to spark conversations about everything from the most relatable teen dilemmas to the headlining socio-political issues affecting our generation.


"Our ultimate goal is to develop a worldwide community of like-minded leaders who can come together, express their views, and create real change in their communities" -Anya Dillard...