Black Alliance of Thurston County
Mission, Purpose & Vision
We have come together to take action and to be a catalyst for positive change.
What We Are About
• We come together to understand and undo institutional and structural racism.
• We work with and bring together people of all ages to build power.
• We work for systemic change and call for legislative reform, including greater diversity in the legislature.
• We embrace Black self-love and self-respect
• We model and embrace an abundance mentality
• We model and embrace victor mentality
Black people achieving optimal excellence and prosperity.
• Virgil & Barbara Clarkson
• Nat & Dr. Thelma Jackson
• Rosalund Jenkins
• Dr. Karen A. Johnson, Chair
• Clinton & Charlotte Petty
• Vanessa Underwood