American Civic Life

Voting: ‘The Most Important Sacrament in American Democracy’

November 3, 2022

WASHINGTON, DC – FEBRUARY 07: Immigration activists march in front of the U.S. Capitol on February 7, 2018 in Washington D.C. A coalition of activists from across the U.S. demonstrated to pressure Congress to pass legislation protecting “Dreamers” as part of federal budget negotiations. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
Jeff Pinzino

Jeff Pinzino

For the past two decades, Jeff has helped to make visionary social change projects real. Whether developing a mobile market to bring fresh produce to food deserts or co-founding a housing co-op for activists, he has brought creativity, expertise, and resourcefulness to bear in creating social change. Jeff has professional experience in community organizing, social entrepreneurship, philanthropy, fundraising, management and training. He has a passion for projects committed to economic justice and racial equity, especially those that engage human creativity and connectedness to transform communities. Some of his previous titles include Sr. Director of Development & External Relations of the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights, Development Director of New Orleans Works Center for Racial Justice, and Chief Operating Officer of Resilience Force.