Working America, the community affiliate of the AFL-CIO, makes sure that the priorities of working people, their families and communities are heard from our state houses to the White House, from our city councils and school boards to the halls of Congress. www.workingamerica.org
Voces De La Frontera protects and expands civil rights and workers’ rights through leadership development, community organizing, and empowerment led by low-wage workers, immigrants and youth. vdlf.org
The Summer Organizing Institute is an effort to train a diverse set of young leaders on basic organizing strategy, theory, and tactics through a combination of progressive organizing curriculum, local practitioners, and extensive canvassing.
Restoration House Empowerment Ministries International (RHEMI) is a church with over 40 ministries, with emphasis on church services, Christian education, fellowship, community outreach, and worship through the arts and media.
The Northside Coalition of Jacksonville empowers their community while standing against any and all forms of social, racial, and economic injustice. www.northsidecoalitionofjacksonville.com
New Leaders Council is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating a new generation of leaders and providing them with the tools needed to succeed–equipping them to run for office, manage campaigns and create networks of thought leaders. www.newleaderscouncil.org
By empowering mothers to influence policy on behalf of themselves and their families, Mothering Justice hopes to change the future of families in Michigan for the better. motheringjustice.org
Michigan Liberation promotes comprehensive criminal justice reform including courts, prosecutors, policing, prisons, juvenile systems, re-entry and diversion programs, and parole. miliberation.org
Clean Wave is a project of Clean Water Action, which works to win strong health and environmental protections by bringing issue expertise, solution-oriented thinking, and people power to the table. www.cleanwater.org