Policy Meeting June 26th, 3PM - Scholz Garden - 1607 San Jacinto, ATX 78701 REMINDER: In July, our policy team will return to regularly meeting on every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month from 3 pm to 5 pm. The meetings are hybrid, and we meet in-person...

The Townhall on Public Safety: People With Disabilities and Policing will take place on June 25, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. both virtually and in person. About the event: The Office of Police Oversight, the Mayor's Office, the Mayor's Committee for People with Disabilities, and...

Environmental injustice refers to the uneven distribution of environmental benefits and burdens based primarily on race, but also other marginalizing factors such as income and gender. In this conversation, Dr. Bruno will describe how this phenomenon spans across Texas and its history, with a focus...

Learn how you can eliminate adultification and change the narratives dictating how Black girls are viewed and treated. Presented by Truckers Against Trafficking & Busing on the Lookout (BOTL) 6 Ways to Protect Black Girls serves as a first step in learning what adultification bias is and...

Our next BRAVE Communities Conversation will be held in-person & live-streamed on BRAVE Communities Facebook on Tuesday, May 31st from 6:00pm - 7:30pm. (doors open at 5:30pm) Spicewood Springs Library 8637 Spicewood springs Rd. A survey released in October by the National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI) found that...

We hope you will join us for May’s Unlearning Circle where we will explore our role in building accountable communities. Historically, white folks relied heavily on police for everyday problems. But thanks to leadership and guidance from communities of color, the tides are turning: every...

Austin’s Climate Equity Plan was created with input from nearly 200 community members with an intentional focus on engaging racially and economically diverse residents about the challenges, barriers, and opportunities facing historically excluded groups. The Austin Climate Equity Plan includes the bold and aggressive goal...

ANNOUNCING / CELEBRATING: THE AJC RADICAL ADVOCATES ACADEMY!   APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN | https://bit.ly/3DM1CG3 |   Get paid & certified to advocate for social justice #THEAJCWAY through our new 12-month training program! Register for our 2nd informational webinar on May 7th.   WHY? The intersecting issues that impact Black, Indigenous, and people of...

About The AuthorThis guest post was written by Janis Bookout, Executive Director of Earth Day Austin & one of the organizers of Community Resilience Trust, a grassroots coalition that came together in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the goal of making Austin a more...

Flooding, erosion, & water pollution affect lives, property, & the environment all over Austin. The City's Watershed Protection Department combats these issues every day to improve health, safety, & quality of life for our community. With your help, they’re updating the strategic plan to factor...