Blogger Profile: Robin Acree
Robin Acree is the co-founder and Executive Director of Grass Roots Organizing (GRO!), a statewide grassroots driven group headquartered in Mexico, Missouri that wins real results for real people. She has organized in low-income communities and communities of color throughout the rural areas outside the two largest cities for over twenty years. Robin was raised in Mexico, Missouri. She is a former welfare mother, domestic violence survivor, non-traditional college graduate and fiery grassroots leader. She was honored for her work and for GRO achievements in 2005 with the prestigious Ford Foundation “Leadership for a Changing World” award. She provides strategic and passionate direction for state, regional, and national partnerships and campaigns.
Robin Acree is the co-founder and Executive Director of Grass Roots Organizing (GRO!), a statewide grassroots driven group headquartered in Mexico, Missouri.
March 3rd, 2010
March Forth on March 4th
The lack of regulation of the financial industry is clearly hurting us all. Big Banks crashed our economy and got bailed out while the rest of us continue to face massive cuts and losses. Because they crashed our national economy, state and local governments cannot depend on property, sales or ...