Demi Hickman is an activist/advocate for LGBTQ policies and populations in Charleston, SC. He dedicates his time as an advocate to LGBTQ youth experiencing housing instability throughout the South Carolina Lowcountry as an outreach member of “We Are Family,” an organization dedicated to providing aid and haven to LBGTQ/straight-allied youth experiencing homelessness in Charleston. He provides aid and resource facilitation to those experiencing youth homelessness, trust building and communication between local homeless communities, and mapping/canvassing of the tri-county area. He is also involved in other community efforts such as the College of Charleston YOUth Count as a street outreach worker, and as a Community Ambassador for Enough Pie’s Awakening Motion and Just Ride; Charleston Affordable Bike Share Program. He believes that active involvement in the community through efforts of love and connectedness paves the way for progressive thinking.
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