JOB POSTING: Organizer

The Organizer will help develop campaign strategy, coordinate campaign activity among our member organizations and coalitions, create and conduct popular education sessions, and organize public actions to build community political power. You should apply if you … • You love building alignment amongst a group of multi-racial labor and community stakeholders through fostering spaces of trust, connection and radical hope • You Read more

JOB POSTING: Coalition Coordinator for the Illinois Green New Deal

The Coalition Coordinator will manage the Illinois Green New Deal Coalition – a statewide multi-racial coalition of environmental justice, labor and community organizers fighting for solutions to the intertwined crises of climate crisis, housing insecurity, and racial injustice by investing in climate, jobs, care, and justice through a Green New Deal for Public Housing campaign. You should apply if you are an organizer that… Loves Read more

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly in Lightfoot’s Proposed Budget

At the end of September, Mayor Lightfoot unveiled her proposal for next year’s city budget. The budget has a huge impact on the lives of everyone who lives and works in Chicago. From determining who has access to clean, lead-free water, what communities will have access to mental health care, and if we will invest in our young people through after-school programs or criminalize them through policing and surveillance. The city budget is a vote to Read more