Kyra Harvey

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Kyra Jay Harvey (she/hers) is a bail disruptor in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Kyra is an award-winning community organizer and co-founder of Black Lives Matter Indy. In the last six years, she has led community efforts and direct actions for victims of state violence, police transparency, abolition, and community building with local schools and universities. Born in Lincoln, Illinois and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana, Kyra understands the unique needs of the communities she serves and believes that access to resources and support can revolutionize how residents engage each other, both locally and globally.

Kyra’s passion and labor for liberation can be summed up by Angela Davis: “I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept.”