Case Studies

Profiles in Movement Building
In 2012, Marguerite Casey Foundation asked Fern Tiger Associates to look at a set of eight grantees from across the country in order to examine how long-term general support strengthens organizations and their capacity for movement building. The group of organizations was selected because of … Continue reading "Profiles in Movement Building"
Southern Echo
Southern Echo Case Study
Jackson, Mississippi. Building a movement in the rural south: a challenging backdrop. The Delta is, in many ways, as much about place as it is about people. It’s about legacies of a fading agricultural economy and the race- based system that fueled it. The region’s … Continue reading "Southern Echo Case Study"
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Labor/Community Strategy Center Case Study
Los Angeles, California. 15 years of overcoming organizing challenges in L.A. From the top floor of the worn but historic 12-story Wiltern Theater on the corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Western Avenue, where the Labor/Community Strategy Center has its offices, the city of Los Angeles … Continue reading "Labor/Community Strategy Center Case Study"