This 35-minute documentary dramatically demonstrates how grassroots organizing won major improvements for schools in African American and Latino neighborhoods in the Bronx and across New York City. Through the voices of local parents and their allies, the film chronicles fifteen years of effective community organizing for education reform.
Thursday May 19th, 2011, 6pm
The New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Boulevard (Kazimiroff Blvd.) Bronx, New York
Arthur and Janet Ross Gallery and Lecture Hall
(for directions to the Garden visit www.nybg.org Panel discussion to follow )