The Courage to Act


The Arizona Community Foundation, in partnership with Arizona Grantmakers Forum, invites you to explore actions funders can take today to impact Arizona’s criminal justice system.

Courage to Act is an exploration of the relationship between the Arizona criminal justice system and pressing issues such as education, health care and community development. During this call to action, participants will discover how to support criminal justice reform in Arizona.

Featured presenters include:

  • André Douglas Pond Cummings, Abolish Private Prisons
  • Caroline Isaacs, American Friends Service Committee
  • Darren Chapman, TigerMountain Foundation
  • Lived Experience Leaders

Each attendee will receive an asset map illustrating the Arizona nonprofits working in education, advocacy, and reentry in the mass incarceration space.

11 a.m. – Registration opens

11: 30 a.m. – Program begins