Sarah Ali

Pronouns: She/hers

Location: Ontario

I’m Sarah Ali, a mission-driven fundraiser, marketer, technologist, activist, ux designer, coach, and trainer. For 10 years, I’ve served organizations ranging from local activist collectives to the senior leadership of some of the world’s largest INGOS.

What’s something about you that would surprise others to know:

I was deported for my activism in the West Bank in 2013.

Organization name: Sarah Ali Digital

Country/Region: Canada

What unique role do you or your organization play in the progressive movement in Canada?

Bringing digital organizing methodologies incubated out of Greenpeace International to collectives working in the tenant, labour, and anti-imperialist movements.

What part of movement infrastructure are you interested in building in the next decade?

Digital organizing that is integrated with fundraising because we need $$ to build wins at scale and stop people from burning out of the movement.

Share a book, article, podcast, or piece of art that captures where you want the movement to go.

Capitalist Realism, Mark Fischer

Mission & Mandate

Whether you’re new to digital or have a thriving program, I can help you reach new advocates, raise money, and make impact.

Who is your audience? Who are you trying to influence and engage?

Fundraising, Marketing, Advocacy and Comms teams.

One thing people might not know about your organization

We’ve actually been around for 5 years, but only six months as a full fledged consultancy.

A win you’re celebrating with your organization

Hiring my first staff member!

A challenge you’re working through with your organization

Balancing the needs of a business (money) and the needs of the movement (time and effort)