Green For All

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Green For All


Green For All is a national organization that aims to build a green economy "strong enough to lift people out of poverty." Its goal is to secure $1 billion in funding for green-collar job training.[1] Van Jones and Diana Frappier of the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights launched Green for All as a global initiative in 2007.[2] Many of its employees are tightly affiliated with the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights.

Staff

The following are members of the staff, as of April 5, 2010:[3]

Board of Directors

The following are members of the Board of Directors, as of April 5, 2010:[3]

Dream Reborn

The Dream Reborn poster

One of Green For All's project is Dream Reborn. It organized a conference to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr on April 4-6, 2008 Memphis Cook Convention Center.[4]

Some of the presenters were Van Jones, Majora Carter (Sustainable South Bronx/Green For All), Winona LaDuke (Honor the Earth), Malia Lazu (The Gathering for Justice), LaDonna Redmond (Institute for Community Resource Development), Mary Anne Hitt (Appalachian Voices), Reverend Yearwood (Hip Hop Caucus), Adrienne Maree Brown (Ruckus Society), Tony Anderson (Morehouse College Student Leader), Ian Kim (Oakland Green Jobs Corps) and more.[5]

Sponsors

The following were listed as sponsors of Dream Reborn:[6]

Funders

The following were listed as funders of Dream Reborn:[6]

Partners

The following were listed as Partners of Dream Reborn:[6]

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