Header Image Mobile Header Image

Blog

Search Image Search News

Blog

Written by Dianne Enriquez, Director of Opportunity Campaigns at CPD During the leadership conference last week, I had the privilege of participating in a gathering of 20 Latinx executive directors...
05/30/18
In the previous gatherings, the Black Leadership space had been focused on building the capacity of the Black executive directors in the CPD Network. This time, the space was opened up to Black...
05/30/18
Racial Justice
Toys R Us workers, their allies in Congress and more than 100 community leaders gathered on Capitol Hill on May 9 to demand accountability of Wall Street for its role in causing the economic...
05/30/18
Restoring a Fair Workweek
As part of CPD’s annual Leadership Council, over 100 grassroots leaders representing 30 CPD affiliates from all over the country headed to Capitol Hill on May 9 to meet with their Senators and...
05/30/18
From May 8-10, CPD welcomed over 150 grassroots organizers, and organizational leaders from 36 of our affiliates from across the country to our Second Annual Leadership Council Convening in...
05/30/18
Building Technological Infrastructure and Capacity
In the wake of the murder by police of Keith Lamont Scott and the Charlotte Uprising, CPD affiliate Action NC is driving several powerful police accountability campaigns in Charlotte, North Carolina...
04/27/18
Combating Discriminatory Policing
On the anniversary of Freddie Gray’s death and to commemorate the anniversary of the Columbine tragedy, more than 20 mostly Black and Brown-led youth organizations, representing thousands of youth of...
04/27/18
Organizing for Education Justice
Make the Road New Jersey (MRNJ) won a significant victory this April when the New Jersey state legislature approved legislation that will give equal access to financial aid to undocumented and DACA-...
04/27/18
Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative, Combating Family Separation & Deportation
On the 7 month anniversary of Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rican communities held rallies across the country and pressured elected officials to support the housing needs of displaced or homeless families...
04/27/18
Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative, Organizing for Climate Justice
In recent years, billionaire pharmaceutical executives and hedge fund managers have made billions in profit by creating, feeding, and treating a crisis of opioid addiction in the United States.As the...
04/27/18

Pages