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Spitfire XX: Fearless. Fresh. Focused. Anniversary blog series

As we turn 20, we’re reflecting and we’re planning for the days and years ahead. And we remain committed to learning and sharing what we learn along the way. Please check out blog posts like this one in our Spitfire XX: Fearless. Fresh. Focused. anniversary series, which features insights from Spitfire staff, alumni, clients and other partners.

In the photo above, Brian (at right) celebrates passage of the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act with Advance Peace CEO DeVone Boggan, a longtime partner in community violence prevention.

Q: What’s your name and professional organization?
A: Brian Malte, Hope and Heal Fund
Q: Looking ahead, I’m going to be fearless about _____.
A: Calling out racism and misogyny.
Q: Throughout my work, I’ll see fresh perspectives by _____.
A: Doubling down on involving more young advocates, especially people of color and/or with lived experience that informs our work.
Q: I’m focused on achieving outcomes such as _____.
A: Dramatically decreasing gun deaths.
Q: What else would you like to add?

A: Always ask the question, “Who is not at the table?” and then invite them.

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