Invest the most time in the network and receive the most benefits.
Similar types of activities as core; however, their less frequent involvement results in fewer benefits.
Primarily interested in collaborating with the network as an institutional partner.
Samantha SainsburyProgram Coordinator Institute of Cultural Affairs
Samantha is the Program Coordinator at ICA, where she facilitates the collaborative projects and events working group of CSLN. She is an alumnus of the Public Allies Chicago AmeriCorps program and Northwestern University. She was drawn to the ICA as an intern after learning about the participatory ways of engaging grassroots organizations in the accelerate77 project, and continues to value the realization of holistic, collaborative sustainability through the CSLN. She appreciates continuously learning about the city, the way organizations work within it, and the potential to strengthen collaborations within and across communities.