A new social media platform created by and for people of color has been underwritten by the John R. Oishei Foundation and made available on Mobilize. Branded LOC Step (Leaders of Color: Socializing To Encourage Progression), the dedicated space endeavors to reach POC nonprofit professionals in Western New York. The aim is a generous, supportive community who can share resources and ideas.
LOC Step allows users to create profiles, post pictures, videos, and text, and interact with other users by liking and sharing content. Events and job postings can also be shared and subgroups for specific interests can be created. Interested parties can register at locstep.mobilize.io/registrations/groups/48127.