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Voices Of Everyday Leaders

by Maya Boddie

…of Community Change gathered in Columbus, Ohio to brainstorm, discuss, and establish ways to execute bold ideas as we move towards one of the biggest presidential elections in 2020. Our…

Convening of the Housing Narrative Project: Re-centering the Conversation About Housing Around Love, Belonging, and Human Dignity

by Michael Jackson

…Jackson is a Housing Narrative & Communications Fellow at Community Change living in New York City. You can find his writing on & follow him on Twitter at @blk_Intellect…

Growing Up Poor in America Was My Political Education

by Michael Jackson

…that Cuomo and Jackson lambasted in their 1984 speeches. I didn’t come from a family that was politically involved or full of community activists. My mother was more likely to…

Silver Telly Award Shines Honor on Community Change‚Äôs “5 Organizers” Series

by Cristina Rayas

…own narrative guru, and that’s how storytelling centered us. Community Change knows the power of raising voices. I know I speak for all of us at Community Change to say…

Happy 50th Birthday, to the Center for Community Change!

by Cristina Rayas

The Center for Community Change turns 50 this year! Staff and extended family of CCC have special birthday messages for the organization that faces a major milestone in transformational change….

Bobby and the Center for Community Change

by Jeff Parcher

…of a night 50 years ago to the here and now. My social justice journey fittingly landed me a few years ago at the Center for Community Change, an organization…

How New York’s “Fight for $15” Launched a Nationwide Movement

by Fred McKissack Jr.

Co-authored by Center for Community Change Writing Fellow Wendi C. Thomas. Originally published in the American Prospect. Brooklyn car-wash worker Angel Rebolledo and Bronx fast-food employee Flavia Cabral work in…

Reinvesting In Poor Communities Must Be A Priority

by Joseph Pate

Written by Anthony Newby, executive director for Neighborhoods Organizing for Change in Minneapolis and Dorian Warren, Center for Community Change board chairman. Originally posted on the Al Jazeera America. The…

Change Wire: We tell the stories of real people making real change

by Marisol Bello

Community Change and its political arm, the Center for Community Change Action, do every day. We train, mentor and help everyday people raise their voices, marching in the streets, in…

Small Steps, Big Change

by Zachary Langway

…big steps towards change at the Community Change Champions Awards. Through their work in activism, politics, and social justice, they are helping communities have a greater say in their own…

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