Fred Pinguel is 31 and is from Oakland via Philadelphia. He is excited to help leverage people power to impact institutions through civic engagement. For the past year he has worked at Filipino Advocates for Justice, supporting base building and political work, particularly through civic engagement and with caregivers, tenants and youth. They will be interning at Filipino Advocates for Justice as a New Majority Fellow. Fred’s experiences as an undocumented young person and family history of political organizing feeds his desire for justice led by those most affected. Outside of work, he is an avid karaoke singer and long-time fan of the Philadelphia Sixers.