The “Real Solutions for Real People” Summit took place on February 13, 2016. People came together to deepen their knowledge of and commitment to comprehensive solutions to economic, racial and environmental justice issues …
The Center for Community Change (CCC) believes that the people directly affected
by injustice must drive the solutions to its causes. We help by building the capacity
of grassroots groups through trainings, analysis, and technical assistance;
by connecting groups into aligned, intersectional movements; and by directly
engaging citizens in civic life.
Over the past two years, the Center for Community Change, along with Lake Research Partners and ASO Communications, have been working toward one audacious goal: to revolutionize the way we talk about poverty. To get there, we needed a revolutionary way of thinking, which is why we decided to approach our problem as though we knew nothing.
Presidential Candidate Governor Martin O’Malley addresses FIRM Summit members at a forum held on November 8.