Californians United for a Responsible Budget (CURB) is a statewide coalition of over 75 grassroots organizations that is reducing the number of people in prisons and jails, shrinking the imprisonment system, and shifting public spending from corrections and policing to human services.
As a coalition, CURB’s work is deeply invested in collaboration and movement building across single issue movements and organizations. Our coalition members include groups as diverse as Trasgender, Gender Variant and Intersex Justice Project, Architects, Designers and Planners for Social Responsibility, Immigrants Youth Coalition, Bend the Arc, Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ), Homie UP, and many more groups dedicated to seeking racial, economic, environmental, and gender justice. Aside from our own member organizations, CURB actively engages with networks and movements throught the nation. Our commitment to collaborative work aligns strongly with SEE’s mission.