Institute for Public Life: Broad-based Organizing for Social Change
Description: Learn about the Industrial Areas Foundation (IAF) broad-based organizing approach to social change and connect with diverse neighbors.
The West / Southwest region of the Industrial Areas Foundation is a network of broad-based organizations building power to revitalize our democracy for constructive social and economic change. Our mission is to build organizations that are “universities of public life,” dedicated to developing citizens in the fullest sense: participants in our democracy and agents in the creation of a more just society. Founded in 1940, the Industrial Areas Foundation is the nation’s largest and longest-standing community organizing network.
This event is co-sponsored by the Industrial Areas Foundation (IAF), St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Colorado Education Association (CEA), and Iliff School of Theology.
Date: Tuesday, August 26, 6-8 p.m.
Location: St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 2201 Dexter Street, Denver, CO 80287