AMP Blog: Allied Media Projects
“Changing the Conversation” Report Aims to Bridge the Gap Between Foundations & Community Organizers
Allied Media Projects and Detroit People’s Platform have published a new collaborative research report: “Changing the Conversation: Philanthropic Funding and Community Organizing in Detroit". The report is the culmination of a two-year project to develop recommendations for how philanthropists might better serve grassroots communities.
The explicit racism, misogyny, authoritarianism, and belligerence of the new administration pose an immediate threat to the safety of our communities and our planet. We must be ready to resist the leveling-up of violent and oppressive forces coming for our communities.
On November 8th Detroit voters will be presented with two proposals regarding community benefits agreements: Proposal A and Proposal B. AMP invites you to sign this petition, presented by Detroit Artists for Accountable Development, that shares why Detroit voters and especially Detroit artists should support Proposal A.
ArtChangeUS REMAP: Detroit will convene artists and changemakers from Detroit and beyond to “explore how communities are remapping America and transforming the arts.” This event will explore themes of art, racial justice, resisting displacement, and more.