Thank you to the various organizations who have contributed their curricula to share knowledges on Build the Wheel.

Arab Resource and Organizing Center (AROC)

Mission The Arab Resource and Organizing Center (AROC) is a grassroots organization working to empower and organize our community towards justice and self-determination for all. AROC members build community power in the Bay Area by participating in leadership development, political education, and campaigns.… Read more

Asian Pacific Environmental Network (APEN)

APEN seeks to empower low-income Asian Pacific Islander (API) communities to achieve environmental and social justice. APEN believes that the environment includes everything around us: where we live, work and play. And we strive to build grassroots organizations that will improve the health, well-being and political strength of our communities.… Read more


AYPAL is a leadership development, community organizing and coalition building organization that seeks to create healthy, safe, and thriving communities. AYPAL’s mission is to empower Oakland’s low-income Asian & Pacific Islander immigrant and refugee families to be leaders for school reform and neighborhood change.… Read more

Basic Rights Oregon

Mission Basic Rights Oregon will ensure that all lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer Oregonians experience equality by building a broad and inclusive politically powerful movement, shifting public opinion, and achieving policy victories. Vision Basic Rights Oregon works fearlessly and tirelessly to build a strong, vibrant, powerful and progressive movement for LGBTQ equality.… Read more

Bay Area Environmental Health Collaborative

The Bay Area Environmental Health Collaborative (BAEHC) is a partnership of six environmental health coalitions—with more than 30 organizations—working for the adoption of measures to reduce air pollution in heavily impacted communities throughout the San Francisco Bay Area of California. The Collaborative’s diverse membership includes community-based organizations, environmental health and justice advocacy groups, and public health experts.… Read more

Bay Area Parent Leadership Action Network

Founded in 2004, PLAN empowers parents to transform schools so that every child gets an excellent education. Our vision is for every student to graduate high school ready for college, career and life. Informed, active parents are essential to making this vision a reality.… Read more

Building Movement Project

The Building Movement Project: Inspiring activism in the nonprofit community. BMP works to strengthen the role of US nonprofit organizations as sites of democratic practice and to advance ways nonprofits can significantly contribute to building movement for progressive social change. BMP engages four strategies to accomplish its goals.… Read more


CAAAV Organizing Asian Communities works to build grassroots community power across diverse poor and working class Asian immigrant and refugee communities in New York City. We were founded in 1986 by Asian working class women alarmed by the spike of hate violence on Asian communities and its root causes stemming from institutional racism in the United States.… Read more

California Fund for Youth Organizing

The California Fund for Youth Organizing is a collaborative, community-based grantmaking vehicle that recognizes the expertise of young practitioners in progressive social change and enables them to learn first-hand about grantmaking processes and contribute to the strategic development of the youth organizing movement.… Read more

Californians for Justice (CFJ)

Californians for Justice believes that young people are the leaders we need to create the healthy, just and vibrant schools all of our communities deserve. We ensure that students have the opportunity to grow as leaders, and work with them to win campaigns so that every school and community can thrive.… Read more