C3: Charleston Civil Rights and Civics
July 31, 2023 - August 4, 2023
Charleston Civil Rights and Civics (C3), in partnership with Kids on Point, is an immersive civil rights experience for high school students completing their freshman year. Through a weeklong program, students will engage with our civil rights history and democratic process, enabling them to better understand each other and become life-long active citizens.Apply Now
C3 will host its inaugural class July 31, 2023 - August 4, 2023.
Open to High School Freshman (Rising Sophomores)
C3 at KOP
C3 exists to teach the untold history of the Lowcountry’s civil rights legacy, build bridges and develop relationships between high school freshmen of diverse backgrounds.
Monday: International African American Museum, Charleston Civil Rights Walking Tour
Tuesday: Beaufort and Robert Smalls, Saint Helena Island, Gullah Geechee Culture Heritage Corridor
Wednesday: Orangeburg Massacre, South Carolina State University, Claflin
Thursday: Gibbes Museum of Art, first-hand accounts of major civil rights milestones
Friday: Charleston Board of Elections, Legislative Panel, GraduationApply Now
Our Advisory Committee
C3 is grateful to have input from community leaders and for the support of its Advisory Committee.