Resources and Partner Organizations

Resources to Host a The Long Shadow Screening In Your Community


Guidance on Facilitating The Long Shadow Screening (Includes logistical suggestions and factors to consider)

TiBA Resource Packet (Includes post-screening information)

Interview Between The Long Shadow Filmmaker Frances Causey and TiBA President Sharon Hatchett


Educational Tools from The Long Shadow website

Frances Causey September 2019 TED Talk

Together is Better Alliance Partner Organizations

We are delighted to partner with the following organizations:

Featured Launch Partner: The Long Shadow Film Producer - Frances Causey, film producer

Aurora, IL Human Relations Commission - Mae Smith, Chairperson

BACKSACK Intl., LLC - Marjé Etheridge, Founder & CMO

Baha’i Welcome Center - Cynthia Barnes-Slater

Chicago Theological Seminary - Brian E. Smith, Director of Advancement & Strategic Partnerships

DuPage Regional Office of Education

Episcopal Diocese of Chicago - Diane Shalda & Marvin Hill, Co-Chairs

CommUNITY Diversity Group of La Grange - Marian Honel-Wilson, CDG President

League of Women Voters, Chicago Chapter - Cathy Mardikes, Acting President

Pizza & Social Justice - Nancy McKee

Learning Anti-Racism Together - Maureen Wierema, Founder

Building Love Amongst Cultures (BLAC) - Kaveria Lezza, Founder

Backyard Caucus Inc. Elmhurst, IL - Jan Alexander, Ph. D, Board of Directors

Aware2Act - Marcia Marshall & Marguerite O'Connor

DuPage United

ComeUNITY - Jeri Shaw (

Illinois Citizens for Race Amity - Jim Percic & Bette Lawrence-Water (email)