racial justice

Tompkins County Showing Up For Racial Justice

Tompkins County Showing Up For Racial Justice

Tompkins County Showing Up For Racial Justice is in alignment with the values of National SURJ, and provides a space to build relationships, skills, and political understanding from which to act for change. We use a variety of strategies and tactics in pursuit of the mission, including education, direct action, support for people of color-led organizations, and support for local and national campaigns.

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Building Bridges

Building Bridges

Building Bridges for socially just, ecologically sound local economy exists to support the growth and connectedness of a network of people and organizations working to eliminate structural racism and poverty in our country. This initiative is a collaborative effort of the Dorothy Cotton Institute, Sustainable Tompkins, CCE Environment Program, CCE Green Jobs Program, Ithaca College Committed to Change Initiative, Groundswell, Natural Leaders Initiative, the Multicultural Resource Center, and many others to build, support and maintain a local movement in the Tompkins Country region.

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