families CHOOSING integration


Want to link up with folks who care about school integration in your area? Check out our chapters below (and by all means, reach out by emailing submitting contact information below)  

Don’t see a group in your community? Maybe you want to start one?  Email us at


AL – Birmingham – Elizabeth Hughey

CA – Northeast LA – Colleen Cavanaugh Anthony

CA – Notheast LA – Vivian Dominguez

CA – Larchmont Village – Anna Lodder

CA – Oakland – Dirk Tillotson –

CO – Denver – Kristina

DC – Washington – Vanessa Williamson


IL – Chicago – Jenner Ogden Merger

MA – Boston – Peter Piazza – (And check out his great blog the School Desegregation Notebook!)

MO – Kansas City – Lisa Gooden – Kansas City Voices for Integration at

NC – Charlotte/Mecklenberg –

NY – NYC – Kelly Bare And be sure to read her beautiful piece:  A Divided America Gave Us the Problem of a Donald Trump Presidency. Integration is the Solution.

screen-shot-2016-11-27-at-1-12-05-pmNY – NYC – Miriam Nunberg (Parents for Middle School Equity) –

NY-NYC Jackson Heights – Jackson Heights People for Public Schools

NY – Buffalo – Kate Steilen – (SchoolHouse Buffalo)

PA – White Oak – Steven Singer

TX – Austin – Valerie Sterne – (Austin for Integrated Schools)

TX – Houston – Sarah Becker

TX – San Antonio – Terri and Sarah

VA – Richmond – Kenya Gibston

WA – Seattle – Vivian