My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for Resist, Inc., Somerville, MA, USA
The Donor Card in my June 2011 issue of the newsletter reads, "Support grassroots social justice organizing today."
On the last page of the letter, four "Hell Yes!" grants totalling $4,000 each were described and made to 'Southside Together Organizing for Power,' 'Pride at Work San Francisco,' 'Fort Hood Support Network,' and the Crawford Stewardship Project.
I highly respect RESIST staff for being so adept at keeping its finger on the pulse of change at the grassroots for our entire American hemisphere. And I mean grassroots helping grassroots. Dollar for dollar, I would say RESIST is always productive in the missions it serves and US Foreign Aid in comparison swings below the graphing line into the nether regions of counter-productivity thus making every dollar donated 100 times more powerful than each tax dollar taken in support of a "legal fiction" without my consent.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Localized to grassroots in larger areas than mine. Though the organization has inspired me to think about creating a group to support social justice similar to what Will Rogers worked to accomplish.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
The shirt I purchased used to read "Illegitimate Authority" at the bottom of the image. Now it reads "legitimate Authority" because the first two letters wore off. I will have to let them know the bottom phrase could be shortened with a smaller font so the letters do not wear off or I could order another shirt.