Sponsor Organizations

The March to Springfield is organized by Fair Economy Illinois.

Fair Economy Illinois calls on Illinois’ elected leaders to tax corporations and the rich as the only moral and sustainable solution to Illinois’ structural budget deficit. Fair Economy Illinois is a statewide alliance of urban, suburban and rural residents to fight the power of corporations and private interests in state government and to demand Illinois leaders invest in the common good.

The following organizations are members of Fair Economy Illinois:

Illinois Peoples’ Action
Jane Addams Senior Caucus
National Nurses United
ONE Northside
The People’s Lobby

Co-sponsoring organizations include:

Grassroots Collaborative
Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights

Supporting organizations include:

Access Living
Action Now
Age Options
Alliance for Community Services
Arise Chicago
Asian Americans Advancing Justice
Chicago Southeast Side Coalition to Ban Petcoke
Democratic Socialists of America – Chicago
Food & Water Watch
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local #2
Jewish Council on Urban Affairs