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Institute for Change Leaders Launch
Tue, 18 October 2016, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM EDT
Join us in the launch of the Institute for Change Leaders.
- Distinguished Visiting Professor Olivia Chow,
- Harvard Professor and organizing guru Marshall Ganz,
- Interim Provost of Ryerson University Chris Evans,
- Dean of Arts Pam Sugiman,
- Dean of Community Services Lisa Barnoff,
- Community Activist Anna Willats,
- and Chair of Project Organize Him Ranjit
They will speak to the importance of and the support for the vision of teaching practical and effective organizing skills to people seeking social justice. They will discuss their first-hand experiences on how this initiative has transformed lives of those passionate for change.
The Institute’s mission is to ensure progressive organizers and community-based organizations are continually developing the skills they need to transform the resources they have into the change they want. We do this through teaching organizing strategies and providing a platform for the growth of a network of organizers.
We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 11:30 am, Ryerson University’s Architecture Building, 325 Church Street in Room 100. Speeches will start at 12 noon.
Lunch and refreshments will be provided.