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OFA: Grassroots Chicago Screening

  • OFA Community Organizing Institute 224 N Desplaines St. 5th Floor Chicago, IL, 60661 United States (map)

OFA Community Organizing Institute
Grassroots Chicago

Join us for a screening of the 30-minute documentary by director Steve James, Grassroots Chicago. In the third event of our Organizing Works series, we look at the successes and challenges of community organizing through the lens of history. This short films tells the story of the vibrancy of grassroots organizing in Chicago and how community groups in the city work for social change. 

The screening will be followed by an in-depth conversation with a panel of active Chicago organizers, including Judy Hertz, the Executive Director of Midwest Academy. Join us as they give us real talk on issue organizing!

Earlier Event: May 28
FWC: Women Rock 2015
Later Event: May 30
BGCC: Woman's Board Summer Ball