Thank you to everyone who came to Roots to Rights on October 3!
We had a great event, with inspiring remarks by Kim Jonker and others. If you are interested in getting involved with Landesa in the Bay Area, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
“The pride and respect they had for themselves, that would never have happened had they not had this original spark: the right to own a piece of property.”
At least 1 billion women and men living in poverty are in rural areas and lack secure rights to the land they depend on to survive. The transformation from landlessness or land insecurity to secure land rights changes lives from the ground up, starting at the roots.
If you’re looking for more information about our Seattle event, learn more at Seed the Change.