System Transformation Through Community Leadership
Strategies for building effective partnerships with Black and Brown communities
What can we learn from past efforts to embed community leadership in public systems change?
Driven by a heightened awareness of systemic inequities, public systems are increasingly working to involve community stakeholders in policy and system planning. The systemic changes necessary to foster thriving in communities of color will never result from institutional efforts alone. When communities bring their skills, insights, and experiences to the table, they can open the door to more transformative and antiracist ways of working. To better drive and prom