Class Action received many great Madison nominations for the Cross-Class Bridge Builder award to organizations who:
actively pursue participation by people of diverse classes and races
raise the voices and support the leadership of working class and poor people
have an organizational culture that draws on the strengths of all class cultures
The award will be presented on Friday, October 17th at Wisconsin Book Festival where Betsy Leondar-Wright will be doing a book talk about her new book, Missing Class. We hope to see you at the book talk!
Congratulations to the nominees:
- MQI Vietnam
- Occupy Madison Inc.
- Havens Center
- Workers’ Rights Center
- Community Action Coalition
- Centro Hispano of Dane County
- Madison Area Urban Ministry
- YWCA of Madison
- Interfaith Coalition for Worker Justice of So. Central WI
- The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness