We lead the fight for economic and racial justice by litigating, shaping policy, and training and connecting people in the advocacy community.
We don’t just fight for communities affected by poverty—we work alongside them, advocating for solutions that are informed by their lived experiences
We convene and connect advocates, community leaders, and activists across the country so they can share ideas, resources, and get the tools they need.
We build the capacity and skills of equal justice lawyers and activists to champion economic and racial justice in their fields.
From litigating and shaping policies in Illinois to training and convening multi-state networks of public interest attorneys, we work with and for the communities we serve to make equal justice and economic opportunity a reality.
5,000 Chicagoans will receive $500 a month in one of nation’s largest publicly funded guaranteed income programs
A trauma-informed and antiracist approach to legal advocacy includes four key elements.
It’s time to ensure the financial security of all families by providing a guaranteed income.
Although the pathway to organizational change can be challenging, groundwork can lay a helpful footing.
This can never happen again.
January 19, 2022 at 12:00 – 1:00 pm CT
Online, via Zoom