• Experiential learning
    Experiential learning, deep reflection and practical skills create change agents for life.
Cupertino - San Jose

Cupertino – San Jose

Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Minneapolis - St. Paul

Minneapolis – St. Paul

Mississippi

Mississippi

New York

New York

Phoenix

Phoenix

Southeast Michigan

Southeast Michigan

Our Vision

We envision a multi-ethnic, multi-racial, equitable, and sustainable society where justice triumphs over exploitation.  Toward achieving a just, humane and healthy world, we are expanding community change education for all. 

Student Stories

  • 601944_307836886015919_616373581_nAngelica Esquivel, on Building a Network Through Organizing

    As a high school student, Angelica Esquivel didn’t think college was for her. Sure, it seemed prohibitively expensive. But mostly she figured the challenges to obtaining higher education as an undocumented student were insurmountable.

    “I wasn’t really ready,” Angelica admitted. “I never thought I would go to college because of my status so I hadn’t […]

  • IMG_1884Guadalupe Vidal, on Refusing to Watch History Repeat Itself

    Guadalupe Vidal never thought much about community organizing. That quickly changed, however, when President Obama created the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which provides protections to undocumented students.

    “I realized it was through movements that DACA passed,” Guadalupe said. “It passed because people fought for it.  It didn’t pass because Obama woke up […]

  • IMG_4967Yatziri Tovar, on Finding Fellow “Dreamers” Through Organizing

    Yatziri Tovar was not a novice to community organizing when she enrolled in the “Community and Political Organizing” course taught by Professors Hillary Caldwell and Susanna Blankley at City College during the Fall 2016 Semester. In fact, she had been organizing in support of comprehensive immigration reform at both the national and local levels for […]