A collaboration among nine organizations and groups in Sharon that partner to support multicultural and interfaith understanding and engagement.It's mission: to create a positive and sustainable culture of pluralism in the town of Sharon, Massachusetts. SPN envisions a community where people from diverse groups: live together in peace and mutual respect feel safe and valued retain their group identity while also being part of a larger community learn about, interact with, and stand up for each other work collaboratively with the community at large for the common good.
Sharon Interfaith Action is a community organization in formation, launched in the spring of 2017 by Rabbi Randy Kafka and Rabbi David Jaffe. Our intention is to organize caring individuals from across the various faith communities in town, with the goal of working for justice in the broader community. SIA coordinates its activities with Brockton Interfaith Community (BIC) in a multi-faith, multi-racial, urban-suburban partnership.
SURJ Boston is a local chapter of Showing Up For Racial Justice, a national network of groups and individuals organizing white people for racial justice. Through community organizing, mobilizing, and education, SURJ moves white people to act as part of a multi-racial majority for justice with passion and accountability. We work to connect people across the country while supporting and collaborating with local and national racial justice organizing efforts. SURJ provides a space to build relationships, skills and political analysis to act for change.racial justice
Working to develop and support educators to fight injustice within their schools and communities. Utilizing the intellectual work and direct action of Abolitionists in many forms, including community organizers, educators, parents, social workers, counselors, lawyers, therapists, artists, health care providers, and incarcerated folx, we will organize and take action for educational freedom.
Works to end violent policing by focusing on concrete policy solutions such as ending “broken windows” policing, preventing local police departments from purchasing or using military weapons, and fighting for police forces that reflect the demographics of the communities they serve.
The largest online racial justice organization in the US with 1.7 million members. The organization commissions research on systems of inequality, designs strategies to more effectively combat injustice, and runs campaigns like these ones for Breonna Taylor and George Floyd.