Front and Centered is a statewide coalition of more than 60 organizations and groups rooted in communities of color and people with lower incomes. They’re on the frontlines of economic and environmental change. As thought leaders and organizers their agenda and strength is built with their grassroots community, with a reach that spans hundreds of thousands of families and individuals. Front and Centered works to build power and capacity for a just transition that centers equity and is led by people of color.
Front and Centered is based on the knowledge that organizations that are led and based in communities have the grassroots relationships, knowledge and expertise to create change. They amplify and build a more powerful movement by engaging and bringing leaders together, building capacity; and providing coordination and technical support. Front and Centered’s work to strategically assert collective solutions includes:
- Partnership building and collaboration
- Policy research, writing and advocacy
- Grassroots and voter education and mobilization
- Fund development
- Communications and storytelling
SVP has supported Front and Centered since 2016.
Total Giving: $55,000