By & For - MCNP

Through By & For, our creative incubator, we are building the skills of young writers, podcasters, and other mediamakers, offering curated storytelling and branding support and access to a network of like-minded peers.


By & For: A Podcast Community features original podcasts from our youth media partners!

Founded by Our Stories: In Vivid Color storyteller, Lauren Stockman Brown, the My Colorful Nana Project podcast is an exploration of the unique, systemic and historical oppression on Black women's hair. In collaboration with a collective of “Generous Thinkers”, the My Colorful Nana podcast invites all people to deepen their understanding of Black hair and Black culture as it relates to identity politics, cultural identity, and queer ethics.

Join artists, plant mamas, and former cubicle buddies, Pam and Christina, as they explore the importance of activism using art (#Artivism) in the Expressions of Frida Podcast (EoF). Each episode will feature discussions on harnessing the power of art to spark social change, along with spotlighting the work and stories of womxn of color, visual artists, musicians, poets, and more!