Southwest Organizing Project


Organization Name
Name
Southwest Organizing Project
Vision
We seek to redefine power relationships by bringing together the collective action, talents, and resources of the people within our communities. We work primarily in low-income communities of color to gain community control of our land and resources
Mission
The SouthWest Organizing Project was founded in 1980 by young activists of color to empower our communities in the SouthWest to realize racial and gender equality and social and economic justice.
Regions Served
New Mexico


Action Civics Features

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real_world_action
systemic_change
reflection
deliberative_discussion_research
support_facilitation
allies

Organization Type

org_type_nonprofit
org_type_in_school
org_type_out_of_school
org_type_curriculum_developer
org_type_advocacy
org_type_coalition
org_type_reform
org_type_work_based
org_type_research

Populations Served

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population_served_middle_school
population_served_high_school
population_served_k12
population_served_underrepresented

Outcomes

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outcomes_motivation
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outcomes_employment_related
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