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  • Affordable Housing Meeting

    • 7pm
    • St Thomas Aquinas Cathedral - Reghini Hall

    Thursday, July 28 -7:00pm The City of Reno has plans…

About Us

  • ACTIONN's Credentials
    ACTIONN's Credentials

    ACTIONN develops the leadership of people of faith at the grassroots level to achieve power for positive systemic change. Bringing people together across racial, economic, and religious lines.

  • Member Communities
    Member Communities

    Faith-Based Community Organizing is a method of working with faith communities to address the problems and concerns of their communities, and in turn, vitalize and strengthen the life of congregations.

  • Our Campaigns
    Our Campaigns

    We have four Strategy Teams: Immigration Reform, Racial Justice and Law Enforcement, Jobs, and Education. We also have the ACTIONN-wide campaign of Voter Registration and Get Out the Vote.

ACTIONN branched from PICO

PICO was founded in 1972 under the leadership Father John Baumann, a Jesuit priest who had learned community organizing in Chicago. PICO began as a regional training institute to help support neighborhood organizations in California.  PICO's HISTORY PICO (People Improving Communities through


In PICO's congregation-community model, congregations of all denominations and faiths serve as the institutional base for community organizations. Rather than bring people together simply based on common issues like housing or education, the faith-based or broad-based organizing model makes values
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"When I started PICO, then, as now, I saw organizing as a way of responding to people’s pain. Organizing was a means of giving people an opportunity to express their values and their faith by
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  • 627 Sunnyside Dr, Reno, NV 89503
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