Overcoming Challenges to Supporting Grassroots Leaders

Grassroots leadership—as well as power and base-building—are pivotal to advancing justice and equity for immigrants. This workshop will examine the challenging contexts in which funders and community organizers work, showcase diverse organizing efforts that strengthen our movement’s ecology, and identify concrete strategies for increasing philanthropic support of organizing and uplifting grassroots leaders at this critical time. 

  • Dimple Abichandani, Executive Director, General Service Foundation (moderator)
  • Guerline Jozef, Executive Director, Haitian Bridge Alliance
  • Adamou Mohamed, Grassroots Organizer, Church World Service, North Carolina
  • Abby Levine, Executive Director, Alliance for Justice
Date & Time: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 -
3:45pm to 5:15pm EDT