This page is designed to provide downloadable resources that would be useful to those looking to organize, take action or hold discussions concerning social justice issues. There are currently five categories of resources: Social Justice Training OrganizationsFrom ACSJL Workshops, Definitions, For the Community and Icebreakers & Check-Ins.

Social Justice Training Organizations

List of Social Justice Training Organizations
This document was compiled by ACSJL staff to be a list of social justice training organizations within the US. If you have questions or comments about the list, you can contact

Map of Social Justice Training Organizations

This map gives a spatial representation of the list of social justice training organizations above. Again, if you have questions or comments about the list, you can contact

Activism and Organizing

Foundations in Social Justice for Parents & Educators
A social justice training curriculum

Mijente A movement that is not just Pro-Latinx…but pro-Black, pro-woman, pro-queer, pro-poor because our community is all that and more.  Expanded Sanctuary:  What Makes a City a Sanctuary Now?

The Movement for Black Lives
Over 50 organizations articulating a common vision and agenda

Proactive StepsExecise your right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness

Rebel Well
A starter survival guide to today’s America

He promised a wall. He will be stopped by a wall of us. Four concrete acts of resistance delivered to your inbox each week.


Social Justice Definitions

Social Justice Definitions Compiled by the ACSJL Staff

Queer Terms

List of definitions compiled by Elvira Ubaldo Ace Ruiz, 2016

What Is Oppression?

From the Icarus Project

Understanding Sexuality Infographic

A graphic showing the spectrum of sexual vs. asexual and romantic attraction and orientation.

From ACSJL Workshops

Collective Leadership and Meeting Agreements

ACSJL collective leadership and meeting agreements

Power Flower

Helps to visualize identity vs. labels and how they play into the dynamics of power and privilege.

Five Faces of Oppression

A document describing what oppression is and the forms it comes in

Trans Inclusive Classroom Tips

Some tips created by ACSJL and the Kalamazoo College Counseling Center for creating inclusive classrooms for Trans and Gender Non-Conforming students.

For the Community

Advice & Resources for Undocumented College Students Jenesis Long, Academic Counselor, Oregon State University

Justice for our Neighbors

JFON (Justice For Our Neighbors) welcomes all immigrants by providing free, high-quality immigration legal services, engaging in advocacy for immigrants’ rights and offering education to communities.

JFON (Justicia Para Nuestros Vecinos) da la bienvenida a todos los inmigrantes al proporcionar servicios legales de inmigración gratuitos y de alta calidad, participar en la promoción de los derechos de los inmigrantes y ofrecer educación a las comunidades.

Preparando Su Familia para Encuentros con Inmigracion (Espanol)

Michigan Immigrant Rights Center

Preparing Your Family for Immigration Enforcement (English)

Michigan Immigrant Rights Center

Housing Discrimination Diagram (Arabic)

A diagram highlighting the different forms of housing discrimination.

Housing Discrimination Diagram (English)

A diagram highlighting the different forms of housing discrimination

Descriminacion en la Vivienda -diagrama (Spanish)

(Para la Comunidad)-Un diagrama que muestra las diferentes formas de discriminación en la vivienda

Kalamazoo County ID Report

An overview of some of the institutions that can exclude community members on the basis of an inability to furnish identification and a discussion of the merits of the development of a countywide ID program.

Transgender Workplace Rights: Career and Resource Guide

A career and resource guide for employees and employers. From

Social Justice Collection at Kalamazoo Public Library

An online catalog of KPL’s social justice collection

LGBTQ Students Guide to Getting Hired

A guide for LGBTQ students seeking employment from

Kalamazoo College

K College Funding Matrix

A chart compiling the information about applying for funding at Kalamazoo College