Social Change Now

Social Change Now: A Guide for Reflection and Connection is Deepa Iyer’s heartfelt offering to individuals and groups seeking to initiate or deepen their actions in service to social change values.


For those who are just beginning their social change journeys to those who are weary and disillusioned, how can we effectively anchor our commitments to equity, solidarity, and justice?

Solidarity Is This Podcast

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How can transformative solidarity practice lead to mutual liberation and collective power?

Solidarity Summits

The Solidarity Summits are a year-long training series to expand solidarity practices, narratives, and partnerships among organizations and communities at the frontlines of advancing justice and equity in the United States.


The 2022-2023 Summits are bringing representatives from over 15 organizations that work in Indigenous, Arab, Muslim, Asian, Black and Latinx communities to build power.

The Social Change Ecosystem Map Framework

The social change ecosystem framework helps individuals, networks, and organizations align and get in right relationship with social change values, individual roles, and their broader ecosystem.


Tools and resources designed to support your individual solidarity practice as well as your organization, network, or coalition.

About Solidarity Is

A program of the Building Movement Project, Solidarity Is generates tools, trainings, and narratives to facilitate transformative solidarity practices for movement building organizations and activists who are invested in meaningful social change. 


Solidarity has long been a strategy for building power, deepening political education, and nurturing bonds used by organizations, networks, coalitions, and movements.



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Solidarity Principles

Principles for transformative solidarity practice, developed by Solidarity Is | Building Movement Project.

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The Building Movement Project (BMP) supports and pushes the nonprofit sector to tackle the most significant social changes of our times by developing research, creating tools and training materials, providing guidance, and facilitating networks for social change.

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Webinar Recap: Social Change Now Book Release
Quick Access: Recording, Transcript On November 16th, 2022, the Building Movement Project hosted a book release for our Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives, Deepa Iyer’s book Social Change Now: A