“Vigilance alone can keep alive the validity of the goals and the genuine assertion of freedom” - Simone de Beauvoir
The Organizing Fellowship is an experiential learning program for leaders who take action to revitalize democracy and empower their local communities. Fellows meet in citywide chapters to learn the first principles of community organizing, engage in personal reflection, and take collective action.
“I have always thought that what is needed is the development of people who are interested not in being leaders as much as in developing leadership in others.” – Ella Baker
“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.” - Aristotle
“Theory is always a detour to something more important” - Stuart Hall
Organizing Fellows join weekly organizing sessions each Thursday, shown in blue. Fellows are also invited to optional leadership events each Tuesday, shown in green. To attend these events and organize with us, sign-up for the Fellowship!