Earth Guardians Bay Area
Isabella Zizi is Northern Cheyenne Arikara and Muskogee Creek and a life long Richmond resident. In 2014 she joined Idle No More SF Bay and is one of the youngest members that helps coordinate the Refinery Healing Walks. In July of 2015 she became a Gen-I youth ambassador for the Center of Native American youth in devotion to help raise climate awareness with the younger generation in her community. This past spring Ms. Zizi became involved with the RYSE council (Rising Youth for a Sustainable Earth) which is a core group for Earth Guardians, and she is now the youth director of Earth Guardians Bay Area. Earth guardians Bay Area focuses on empowering the younger generations’ voices from 14-24 to stand up for a just transition not only within the environment, but also social justice and education.