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Get FREE Tickets to the Lobster Feed

6th Annual Maine Lobster Feed in Boston Saturday, June 22, 2019 The backyard at Haymarket People's Fund in Jamaica Plain Dear Resister, For the past three years, Resist has proudly partnered with The Lobster Feed to get even more resources to the frontlines of the movement. Last year, Lobster Feed raised nearly $40,000 for Boston based organizations committed to grassroots organizing and leading their respective...

Get FREE Tickets to the Lobster Feed

6th Annual Maine Lobster Feed in Boston Saturday, June 22, 2019 The backyard at Haymarket People's Fund in Jamaica Plain Dear Resister, For the past three years, Resist has proudly partnered with The Lobster Feed to get even more resources to the frontlines of the movement. Last year, Lobster Feed raised nearly $40,000 for Boston based organizations committed to grassroots organizing and leading their respective...

Get FREE Tickets to the Lobster Feed

6th Annual Maine Lobster Feed in Boston Saturday, June 22, 2019 The backyard at Haymarket People's Fund in Jamaica Plain Dear Resister, For the past three years, Resist has proudly partnered with The Lobster Feed to get even more resources to the frontlines of the movement. Last year, Lobster Feed raised nearly $40,000 for Boston based organizations committed to grassroots organizing and leading their respective...

Get FREE Tickets to the Lobster Feed

6th Annual Maine Lobster Feed in Boston Saturday, June 22, 2019 The backyard at Haymarket People's Fund in Jamaica Plain Dear Resister, For the past three years, Resist has proudly partnered with The Lobster Feed to get even more resources to the frontlines of the movement. Last year, Lobster Feed raised nearly $40,000 for Boston based organizations committed to grassroots organizing and leading their respective...

Support Queer Liberation: Resist's Pride Giving Guide

Dear Resisters, Happy Pride! This month the world celebrates the resilience, vision, and brilliance of the queer community. We support the groups making the impossible, possible, 365 days a year. From its inception, pride has been a time to reflect on and resist the ongoing societal and systemic oppressions that LGBTQ folks face daily. Here at Resist, we believe that the movement is winning, in...

An Emergent Strategy Primer - for Funders!

Change is constant. There is always enough time for the right work. Never a failure, always a lesson. ​These are just a few of the principles many of us in radical social justice circles and beyond have taken to heart through adrienne maree brown’s book Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds . So what does Emergent Strategy look like in the philanthropy field? How can...

Resist 2019 Photo Contest!

Calling all Movement Photographers! A picture is worth a thousand words, and here at Resist, we want to see what you’re saying! Photographers are an integral part of the movement for justice and liberation, you make the movement irresistible and uplift marginalized communities through visually compelling photos. Resist is looking for photographers who want to tell the story of the resistance through their lens by...

A Farewell Message From Jax

Dear Resisters, After four years at Resist, I am transitioning out of my role as Director of Emergent Grant-making. I am grateful for you, our community of Resisters. You play a vital role in making our work possible. And, I am grateful for all I have been able to learn and give as a staff collective member. I am forever changed. Our movements are powerful,...

Resist is Hiring a Co-Director: Resource Redistribution!

Resist’s Mission Resist is a foundation that supports people's movements for justice and liberation. We redistribute resources back to frontline communities at the forefront of change while amplifying their stories of building a better world. About Resist We are in our 51st year and aspire to be on the leading edge of philanthropy, led by and accountable to people and communities most impacted by oppression...

Yesterday's April Fool's Email...No, We Are Not Becoming a Lobby Organization!

Dear Resister, We hoped you enjoyed our annual April Fool's joke email! (See here if you missed it.) Rest assured, we are definitely not becoming a lobbying group. We know grassroots groups like the ones we fund at Resist will continue to fight for us 365 days of the year, long after the campaign trail is over - win or lose. Your support will always...

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