For the activity, each coalition received an oversize web banner and 30 different cards that highlighted different social justice issues related to tobacco and vape companies. The coalitions planned and executed an event between April 1 and April 20th. Coalition members hung the “Web of Influence” banners in community settings and encouraged other youth and adults to learn about how the tobacco and vape industry abuses power. Community member’s committed to using their own web of influence to resist the tobacco and vape industry in
In total, over 1,000 youth and adults participated in the
2019 statewide activity. Activities were implemented in school walkways, outside of youth centers, and during community events such as queer prom.