Our Team

Helena Wong, Director

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Helena has over 20 years of experience working in grassroots organizations in NYC and nationally towards building power. She is a skilled trainer and facilitator, having run leadership development programs for BIPOC youth and with adult immigrants. They value organizing from an intersectional and transnational lens. In any given space, Helena can often be found where the food is.

Monica Chan, Program Coordinator

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Monica is the daughter of a refugee from Vietnam and also has lineage from Guangdong, China. She was raised in Sacramento and is passionate about climate justice, anti-capitalism, and Indigenous decolonization. She was a Seeding Change fellow in 2016 and loves to work with young people on their organizing journeys.