Chicago 99% Tours!
Grassroots Collaborative hosts visiting national and international journalists in town for the NATO Summit this May in Chicago. Journalists will have the chance to hear directly from Chicago's 99% - pastors, working families, community leaders, parents, and mental health advocates who are fighting for economic and racial justice in Chicago. Click here to sign up for the tour and for more information.
The Working Families and Occupy Movement Are Winning
We at the Grassroots Collaborative think that our working families and occupy movement is winning. CME gave $15 million back, what's next? Learn more about this work.
New Chicago 2011's Mayoral Candidate Forum!
On December 14, 2010, community organizations from across Chicago united over 2,500 people to know mayoral candidates' positions regarding Living Wage Jobs, Education, Housing, and other important issues affecting the city. Chicago's residents sent a clear message to the next mayor of Chicago: we expect a competent mayor to work with all of Chicago's communities. Learn more about this work.