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Imagine discovering a distant relative that you never knew existed. Now imagine that the relative was an organization, not an individual. That’s how President & CEO Guillermo Mayer felt when Dimitri Holtzman walked through our doors.
Earlier this month Governor Jerry Brown vetoed a bill, AB 573, which would have given desperately needed legal aid to the students who attended one of the Heald, WyoTech, and Everest campuses owned by the for-profit Corinthian Colleges, Inc.
Anne Bellows recently returned to the Bay Area to join Public Advocates as an Equal Justice Works Fellow. This Public Advocates Pillar has a passion for housing justice and values strengthening community power by working with community groups and coalitions.
President and CEO Guillermo Mayer was invited by the Latino Community Foundation to speak to a group of their grantees about why Latino non-profits should engage in advocacy.