From the 2020 Fall Forum Archives…
Compensation and Investments
"At the end of the day, a budget should be able to tell you what the values are of an organization just as well as a mission or vision statement." -Ronee Penoi
Led by Adrian Budhu, Sara Mokuria, Ronee Penoi, and Corinna Schulenburg
A budget is a moral document, and in this session we took a hard look at how our values do and don’t show up in how we compensate and invest. We focused on the #WeSeeYouWAT demands that include: transparency of board affiliations; vendor audits; publishing organizational budgets; ending contracts with police departments; divesting from oil companies building on native and indigenous lands; and more. We’ll also center the needs of freelance artists who are facing severe economic precarity as well as union challenges.
Watch the full video here or at the embedded video below.