Highlander's PAR Institute

Coffy Davis


Oakland native, Coffy Davis resides in Little Rock, Arkansas. Coffy is an award winning Author, Activist and Educator. She attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and obtained a degree in English and Technical Writing. In 2004, Coffy created the Underground Railroad Neighborhood project (T.U.R.N.project) an organization that bridged art and literacy with marginalized communities. In 2019 she founded and launched The March for Black Women and Girls a community awareness initiative that provides victim services, builds coalitions, develops programming that centers Black women and girls and brings awareness to the uprise in violence in the community.

PAR Institute Experiences: Mid-South Institute Spring ’23 Cohort
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