Campaign for School Equity

Campaign for School Equity works relentlessly in communities across the country to train and mobilize faith leaders, community leaders, students, and parents to ensure equal educational opportunity to every children. A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, CSE is committed to the equitable utilization of high quality educational options.

Mission

Campaign for School Equity aims to ensure that all children, especially those of color, and families in Tennessee have access to high quality education choices by uniting communities of clergy, parents and students to raise their voices to create effective...

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History

Born from a national, maternal organization, Campaign for School Equity was founded by passionate Executive Director, Mendell Grinter. With increased demand for school choice initiatives in Memphis and Nashville, the dynamic organization will expand its...

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STAFF

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Mendell Grinter

Founder/Executive Director

In this role Mendell is responsible for leading the organizations work in Memphis, and Nashville.

mendell@campaignforschoolequity.org

Office: (901) 260-9683

Twitter: @mendellgrinter

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Kenyatta Andrews

Director of Operations

In this role, Kenyatta is responsible for assisting with the day to day finance and operation of the organization.

kenyatta@campaignforschoolequity.org

Office: (901) 260-9683

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Sherry Pitts

Special Assistant

In this role, Sherry is responsible for assisting the Executive Director with day to day administrative needs.

sherry@campaignforschoolequity.org

Office: (901) 260-9683

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Kevin Armstrong

Memphis Organizer

In this role, Kevin is responsible for engaging with community members in Hickory Hill.

kevin@campaignforschoolequity.org

Office: (901) 260-9683

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Bronson Worthy

Memphis Organizer

In this role, Bronson is responsible for engaging with community members in Memphis.

bronson@campaignforschoolequity.org

Office: (901) 260-9683

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Justin Brooks

Memphis Organizer

In this role, Justin is responsible for engaging with community members in Memphis.

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Katie Martin

Student Advocacy Manager

In this role, Katie is responsible for leading the organization’s student engagement work in Memphis.

BOARD MEMBERS: Darry Cobb, Tosha Downey, Jessica Ball, Elliot Perry

ADVOCACY

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LOCAL + STATE PRIORITIES

In the communities we serve, Campaign for School Equity forms an advocacy strategy in response to the local education challenges…

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CLERGY FOR SCHOOL EQUITY

Faith leaders know the true experiences at the community level, and they have an effective ability to unite…

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STUDENTS FOR SCHOOL EQUITY

Often a voice that is well forgotten, CSE aims to leverage our advocacy work in support of students by…

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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