Building Local Power in West Virginia

Our vision is a thriving West Virginia where everyone is guaranteed justice, dignity, and equity and a voice in determining their future.

We strive to change the balance of power in West Virginia through civic engagement, grassroots-led policy change, developing local leadership, and bringing diverse voices together. We fight for justice, dignity, and equity for all West Virginians.

School Board & Local Candidate Training 

Fighting Systemic Racism & Oppression

What do you want to see in your schools? What are the challenges?


There is a crucial local school board election coming in two years where the majority 3/5 members will be elected or re-elected!!

Join us and Families Leading Change WV for school board candidate training opportunities starting in Summer 2021!

Please share the RSVP link with anyone you know who might be interested in this training.

If you have any questions, please

contact Jenny Anderson at

Our Future West Virginia is committed to fighting for racial equity and justice in everything we do. Click to learn more about where we stand in this fight. 

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“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any.”

Alice Walker