Crossroads Fund is seeking candidates for the 2014 Lisa Fittko Internship. Details and application information is below.
Lisa Fittko Internship Program
The program was established in 2005 to honor the legacy of Lisa Fittko, a lifetime social justice activist. Lisa is widely known for her courage in leading Jews and members of the anti-Hitler resistance from Nazi-occupied France to neutral Spain during World War II.
Thanks to everyone who came out to Seeds of Change 2014 and celebrated the work of this year's honorees: The Illinois Safe Schools Alliance; Illinois Unites for Marriage and the March on Springfield for Marriage Equality; and the Alphawood Foundation.
Resource Generation is a national organization, and their mission is to organize young people with financial wealth to leverage resources and privilege for social change. It’s a membership organization with chapters and members across the US and Canada. Resource Generation operates on a number of different levels. When you talk about racial justice work, you talk about internal, institutional, interpersonal and systemic racism. Resource Generation understands that economic injustice works in a similar fashion.