Nominate a Champion of Change today–Deadline September 15th

NOMINATIONS ARE OPEN!  The planning committee of Building Change: A Convergence for Social Justice has released the nomination form for both the Champions of Change Awards and the Cathy Raphael DANU Awards, which will be given out at the Pathways to Change: Performances and Awards on Friday, October 14 at the Convergence.

Champions of Change Awards are open to all people working for social change in the 10-county region of Southwestern PA.  The Cathy Raphael DANU Award is open to a young woman (35 and under) who is trying and succeeding at building true progressive social change in the region.  Please find the nomination form here – the deadline to nominate someone is September 15!  Nominations can be emailed to us  Please feel free to send the nomination form on to any and all of your contacts!

REGISTRATION IS OPEN!  Register today!  The earlier you register, the better chance you have of getting into the Pre-Convergence Forums and the Convergence workshops you want.  Visit for more information.  The website is a work in progress – if you have suggestions of things we should include on it, please email them to Willa Paterson, our Youth Leadership and Convergence Coordinator, at