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Campus-Based Living Wage Coalition

Center for Community Change

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Building Organized Communities
  • Grant Amount $15,000
  • Grant Period July 1, 2005–June 30, 2006
  • Location Washington, DC, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

The Center for Community Change is committed to building the capacity of community organizing in the U.S. by sponsoring various training and internship programs to develop new community organizers and other leaders for the nonprofit sector.Funding will enable the center to work with the Campus-Based Living Wage Coalition – a group of experienced campus leaders – to help them develop an internship program that focuses on campus-based organizing and training in leadership and organizational development skills.The center’s mission is to help low-income people develop the power and capacity to improve their communities and change policies and institutions that affect their lives.