Get Involved

The only ingredient missing from our people-powered campaigns is you. Be a part of the solution and get involved now.

  • Become a Member: Be a part of our grassroots membership base—anyone, anywhere can join the movement to end criminalization, mass incarceration, and state violence.
  • Volunteer or Intern: We simply could not do our work without the help of our incredible volunteers and interns who generously offer their time and talent. 
  • Join Us at an Event: Check out our upcoming events. We hope to see you soon.
  • Fundraise with Us: Using the Ella Baker Center’s peer-to-peer fundraising platform, you can help resource the movement to end mass incarceration and state violence.

Learn more about our campaigns and find out how you can organize with us:

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