Chicago Freedom Movement

Fulfilling the Dream

Action Committee

A List of Members

SCLC Staff

James Bevel
Jesse Jackson
Stony Cooks
Bill Hollins
Al Sampson
Claudia King
Mary Lou Finley

CCCO Staff

Alvin Pitcher
Sol Ice
David Wallace
Sara Wallace

AFSC Staff

Bernard LaFayette
Bill Moyer
Bert Ransom
Jerry Davis

Community Organization Representatives

Bill Briggs—East Garfield Park Community Organization
Bill Darden—West Side Organization
Rennie Davis—JOIN
Bill Griffen/Preston Harwell—Kenwood-Oakland Community Organization
Bob Hoover/Lew Kreinberg—West Side Federation
Mike Lawson—Catholic Interracial Council
Andrew Ransom—Tenants Action Committee, Old Town Gardens
George Vickers—North Shore Suburban Organization for Fair Housing
Addie Wyatt—United Packinghouse Workers


Charley Brown—chief marshal
Leo Holt—legal adviser
Don Rose—public relations adviser
Dick Murray—ecology adviser

Adapted from Mary Lou Finley, “The Open Housing Marches: Chicago, Summer ’66,” in David Garrow, ed., Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement (Brooklyn, NY: Carlson Publishing, 1989), pp. 42-46

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