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India Walton

India Walton, Community Organizer, Open Buffalo

India Walton is a native and lifelong resident of the “city she loves,” Buffalo, N.Y. She is the proud mother of four awesome sons. Walton graduated from Buffalo Public Schools, Erie Community College and is pursuing a master’s degree in nursing leadership and informatics. Her toolkit having been enriched by AFL- CIO organizer training, Community Health Worker Netork of Buffalo Training, and Open Buffalo’s Emerging Leaders program, Walton has grown into a fierce advocate for labor and community.

In recent years, Walton has worked diligently with the Community First Alliance and a broad coalition of partners in Buffalo’s historic Fruit Belt neighborhood to establish a community land trust and negotiate a community benefits agreement with the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus.

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Saturday, July 28