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5 minutes of inspiration to educators and others:

Harvard Graduate School of Education

One of the most powerful, heartfelt student speeches you will ever hear! Thank you Ed.M. candidate Donovan Livingston for today's spoken word poetry.

And for those who did not see it -- take 5 minutes and enjoy.

May 26th 10:27pm • No Comments

Here's your chance to weigh in on how race and identity are being dealt with in the nonprofit sector. Take this survey: deadline May 31.

Building Movement Project- #BMPRaceSurvey Update: DEADLINE EXTENDED


The Nonprofits, Leadership, and Race Survey has been completed by more than 3,500 nonprofit leaders, staff, and board members. In fact, we've received so many responses we have decided to double our original goal! Now we need your help. We have extended the deadline to May 31st.The more completed su...

May 23rd 1:50pm • No Comments

I am honored to serve on the board of Community Change Inc, a Boston-based non-profit that has been educating and organizing white people for racial justice for more than 45 years. If you follow my work and have gotten something from it, I invite you to become a sustaining "Friend of CCI." CCI has laid the groundwork for so much of this work, and I am deeply indebted to the organization. Under the current leadership of Shay Stewart-Bouley, we are headed in really exciting directions. Here's a chance to contribute by joining the newly formed Friends of CCI via the link below!
***Please note that becoming a friend does NOT require you to donate a certain amount of money...just an amount that is significant to you!***

Community Change Inc


Friends of Community Change, Inc. What is “Friends of Community Change”? Friends of Community Change is a community of people committed to supporting the racial justice mission of Community Change, Inc. as both ambassadors of our work and donors to our organization. Please join us! We ask four thing...

May 20th 6:13pm • No Comments

Susan Naimark provides consulting services to grassroots groups, nonprofit organizations, public school parent groups, schools and other public agencies.
My focus is on creating bridges between the different worlds in which I have been deeply involved: public schools, community development organizations, advocacy and organizing groups.
My work helps people develop the skills, relationships, and understanding that enable them to work together to build equitable communities with renewed energy, motivation and hope.


  • training
  • technical assistance
  • supporting leaders, staff, volunteers and constituents


  • community building
  • program development
  • building racial equity
  • cross-cultural collaboration
  • education reform organizing
  • organizational systems to support volunteers and community partnerships
  • participatory decision-making processes