Organizing for Social Change

Strategy, power, self-interest, relationship building – Midwest Academy’s Organizing for Social Change training will give you the baseline skills you need for effective progressive organizing work.  Whether you’re a new organizer or just looking to brush up and expand your skills, this training will give you a solid foundation in how to bring people together in campaigns that win.

Lessons From Trainees

“Strategy, strategy, strategy! I’ve been sitting through it, but not connecting the pieces. We don’t just want to fight fires, we want to be strategic! I feel empowered.”

sample agenda is available

You can also see information on each of the training sites.

2018 Training Schedule:

 April 23-27, 2018 – Chicago, IL
 May 7-11, 2018 – Sierra Madre, CA
 August 13-17, 2018 – Chicago, IL
 October 1-5, 2018 – Austin, TX
 November 12-16, 2018 – Washington, DC

For more information contact the Coordinator of Office and Training at 312.427.2304, x303 or