Raising Change 2008: A Social Justice Fundraising Conference

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Organizing Committee

  • Nicole Branch, Youth Together
  • Rory Brown, United Religions Initiative
  • Phillip Byrdsong, Consultant
  • Janet Camarena, The Foundation Center
  • Kristen Cashmore, Network in Solidarity with the People of Guatemala
  • Lela DaVia, DaVia & Associates Consulting
  • Rona Fernandez, Californians for Justice
  • C. Davis Fischer, The Foundation Center
  • Dolores Garay, Consultant
  • Helen Kim , Grassroots Fundraising Journal Board and Building Movement Project
  • Kim Klein, Klein & Roth Consulting
  • Steve Lew, GIFT Board and CompassPoint Nonprofit Services
  • Deborah Moss-West, Consultant
  • Melissa White, Lavender Youth Recreation and Information Center
  • Ari Wohlfeiler, Critical Resistance
  • Chauniqua Young, East Bay Community Law Center

Advisory Committee

  • Isabel Anadon, Coalition of African, Asian, European, and Latino Immigrants of Illinois
  • Nikhil Aziz, Grassroots International
  • Mauricio Castro , North Carolina Latino Coalition
  • Inhe Choi, Crossroads Fund
  • William Cordery, Project South
  • Chris Crass, Catalyst Project
  • Marjorie Fine, The Linchpin Campaign, a project of Center for Community Change
  • Sonya Garcia Ulibarri, YouthBiz
  • Sherelle Hessell, Chinook Fund
  • Frances Kunreuther, Building Movement Project
  • Andrea Lee, Mujeres Unidas y Activas
  • Elizabeth Lugo, Inner City Struggle
  • Roberto Martinez, National Organizers Alliance (NOA)
  • Dahnesh Medora, Technical Assistance for Community Services
  • Aurea Montes-Rodriguez, Community Coalition
  • Andy Robinson, Consultant
  • Monica Simpson, Grassroots Leadership
  • Ruben Solis, Southwest Workers Union
  • Evonne Tisdale, Center for Community Change
  • Craig White, Center for Participatory Change
  • Cindy Wiesner, Grassroots Global Justice Alliance