Ella Baker Institute


Ella Baker Institute for Organizers

July 11-16, 2014

UIC Campus, Chicago, IL

Hosted by Social Justice Initiative and Ella’s Daughters

“Strong people don’t need strong leaders.” – Ella Baker

Join Chandra Mohanty, Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Ella’s Daughters and others for a 5-day institute to explore the organizing tradition of Ella Baker, women of color feminist histories and theories, and workshops with Climbing Poetree, and more. Visits to local Chicago activist communities will be included in the institute.  The institute will focus on general skill-building, strategy, and organizing in the tradition of Ella Baker. Space is limited. Check back soon for more information on applying to the institute.

Space is very limited (50 maximum). Contact us to reserve space: sjiuic@gmail.com