Day: July 8, 2021

Building Better Black Futures – The Chicago Council

This conversation was hosted by on The Chicago Council on June 30, 2021.

In honor of Juneteenth, activists Alicia Garza and Liz Dozier reflect on how building long-term political power and representation for Black communities is essential to shape policy discussions, overcome historical barriers, and achieve an equitable future for everyone.

WBEZ: Chicago Beyond To Invest $10 Million In Black And Brown Communities

This interview aired on WBEZ on July 8, 2021

Liz Dozier resigned as Principal of Fenger High School in 2015, but she’s still helping kids in Chicago’s Black and brown communities, heading up Chicago Beyond. The organization just committed to investing $10 million to encourage holistic healing in minority neighborhoods.

Reset finds out about the philanthropic work of Chicago Beyond.

GUEST: Liz Dozier, CEO and founder at Chicago Beyond