What is your role at Change? What part of this job do you personally find most satisfying? Most challenging? My official title is “Internationalization Manager,” which focuses on not only the ‘international’ aspects of supporting and managing the language services (translation and localization) at Change.org, but also emphasizes the more product/development-focused aspects, as well, like […]
Inside Change: Patrick ChewWritten by Change.org · July 23, 2020 6:18 pm
Justice and allyship
Violence against Black trans women is “a pandemic” says petition starter Eva. This week many within the racial justice movement are mourning the deaths of two Black trans women, murdered within a day of each other.Written by Change.org · June 17, 2020 6:09 pm
Change.org and Racial Justice
George Floyd’s murder has triggered a moment of reckoning in the US and around the world.Written by Change.org · June 13, 2020 3:23 am
The public pressure is working.
All four officers involved in George Floyd’s killing have been charged, and Derek Chauvin has now been charged with second degree murder.Written by Change.org · June 9, 2020 10:52 pm
What you can do right now.
Fight systemic racism by taking action. Send the message that Black lives matter until everyone hears it.Written by Change.org · June 4, 2020 9:38 pm
Inside Change with Mameta Endo
What is the driving force in what led you to Change.org? A friend of mine was a petition starter who asked the Japanese government to make more LGBT-inclusive curriculum. We worked together to change the sentence, “In puberty, everyone is attracted to the opposite sex, sooner or later,” which had been widely used in many […]Written by Change.org · June 3, 2020 7:10 pm
Need even more people to see your petition?
By chipping in to promote a petition, a supporter can help it be seen by far more people, and get more support. Learn more.Written by Change.org · May 27, 2020 11:07 pm
Inside Change with Mabel Ly
How did you end up at Change.org? I’m a first-generation American and when my parents first came to the US, they really struggled with visibility and being heard in a foreign country, especially with asking for help. From watching my parents go through that, I always knew I wanted to work towards making sure no […]Written by Change.org · May 20, 2020 2:39 pm
Inside Change with Riley Chang
Tell me about your role at Change.org. What does a typical day look like for you? I’m an Engineering Manager here at Change.org. Our managers are still very technical, which means I am guiding the team when making architectural decisions, breaking down projects into executable plans, and helping troubleshoot issues that arise. My priority is […]Written by Change.org · May 5, 2020 4:44 pm
Inside Change with Stephanie Brancaforte
How would you describe the working atmosphere at Change.org and the people with whom you work? My colleagues at Change.org are passionate about supporting people in becoming powerful agents for positive change. They are also delightful, caring and funny people. My immediate colleagues are spy novel junkies, cat lovers, artists and music geeks. I learn […]Written by Change.org · April 16, 2020 3:55 pm