Community organizing

Actionable information and resources for creating change at the most local level.

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People’s Action

A multiracial, multigenerational, working-class coalition. People’s Action and People’s Action Institute were founded in 2016 to ignite a movement of millions that captures the rising demand for change in our society.

People's Action

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Color Of Change

Color Of Change design campaigns powerful enough to end practices that unfairly hold Black people back, & champion solutions that move us all forward.

Color Of Change

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Midwest Academy

The Midwest Academy is a leading national training institute for the progressive movement for social justice.

Midwest Academy

re:power

re:power is a team of organizers, strategists, and technologists dedicated to building transformative political power.

re:power

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The Center for Popular Democracy

The Center for Popular Democracy works to create equity, opportunity and a dynamic democracy in partnership with high-impact base-building organizations, organizing alliances, and progressive unions.

The Center for Popular Democracy

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Leadership, Organizing and Action: Leading Change (Online)

Explore this online executive program designed by Harvard Kennedy School to help you learn how to organize communities that can mobilize power to make change.

Harvard Kennedy School

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