Advancement’s Project: Using Budgets as an Advocacy Tools

indexAdvancement Project understands the power of analyzing and understanding public budgets as a way to make social change. AP’s Equity in Public Funds program demystifies and makes public budgets accessible, specifically for community organizing and advocacy groups. This past year, they released Following the Money: Understanding Los Angeles City’s Finances and Impacting the Budget, and they will be providing a free training at their offices in Echo Park:

Free Training for Advocates
Following the Money: Understanding the L.A. City Budget
Friday, March 15, 2013
9 am – 12 pm

To register or for more information, contact Deanna Cooke at or (213) 989-1300.

Advancement Project has also created “Following the Money” tools for understanding Los Angeles County and the Los Angeles Unified School District budget.

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