While investigating the trail of expenditures and appropriations for this specific account, there are issues for concern that have been found. The most concerning has been regarding budget amendment 16 from the county general fund that was approved in May Every item is supposed to have an account, so what was that money used for and why did the commissioners approve an incomplete amendment? However, there is no official record of that since it was without an account number.
Information on speakers, panelists and trainers will be made available soon. We look forward to seeing you in Detroit! The Women's Convention schedule reflects an intentional and inclusive process to crowdsource sessions from grassroots activists, movement leaders and partner organizations across the US.
Grassroots campaigns are powered by volunteers talking to voters and turning people out to the polls, and phone banking has evolved to include texting to engage voters. Come learn how to phone and text bank, refresh your engagement skills, and get real world experience by contacting voters in critical state and local races throughout the country for elections this November 7.
We will gently soften our deep tissue and strengthen our stabilizing muscles, rooting us in our bodies to keep us focused in our purpose.
Come worn down, leave centered and strong. Come as you are though comfortable clothes are recommended. The exhibition hall will also features a stage with ad hoc programming, open mic time, a healing space, music, art and fun activities throughout the weekend. The Art Gallery Experience the power of storytelling through visual art.
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Women and girls in particular are often impacted in unimaginable ways. Families from Syria to South Sudan are fleeing for their lives and desperate to find refuge. Oxfam humanitarian experts will also share the latest developments surrounding the global refugee crisis, including the effects of the recent U.
Reclaiming Our Humanity 7: Attendees are invited to assemble at one of four locations, based on affinity group. Each location will include a brief program geared towards its community.
The four groups will join together at the Gateway of Freedom statue—a literal convening of women, femmes and allies uniting to declare that the rise of the woman IS the rise of the nation.
Affinity groups and locations are as follows: Breakfast Reclaiming Our Time: Setting the Agenda Together 9: This session will introduce attendees to the landscape of national, state and local organizations that represent a variety of issues and causes. Panelists will discuss the principles of building effective coalitions to win campaigns and take back power, as well as the common missteps that fracture emerging coalitions.
Innovation at the Local Level: Down the Ballot for Candidates and Voters This session will explore innovations for local candidates and connect activists who want to get further involved in electing progressives at every level of government and bridge the gap between online and on the ground organizing.
Hear from women from the city and surrounding area who are on the frontlines of food justice, organizing for workplace protections, fighting water contamination and shut-offs, and envisioning the future of the city as a place where women of color thrive.
Using the Body to Become a Comfortable, Confident and Compelling Public Speaker Learn how to make your voice heard and your ideas stand out in this workshop for changemakers and innovators.
Tailored for women activists, advocates, candidates and social entrepreneurs, this interactive session will help you gain the skills you need to confidently share your world-changing ideas. Demanding Better Representation Representation matters. Although this year has seen a surge in women running for office, women have been underrepresented in our government.
Hear from women who have been leading the charge for years, for a frank discussion on how to get more women into office - especially women of color, trans women, formerly undocumented women, Muslim women, women from working class backgrounds and more--to create a government that is reflective of our communities, and represents the needs, values and goals of our communities.
We Don't Wait Our Turn: Why Entrepreneurship is the Key to Women's Economic Empowerment A panel with women business owners and entrepreneurs discussing economic empowerment and the role women in business, as well as socially conscious business models, can play in the larger electoral process. Environment, Climate and the Elections Americans are increasingly worried about the impacts of climate change because they believe their own eyes.
Devastatingly strong hurricanes, historic fire seasons and weird weather such as extreme heat events are all predicted consequences of a warming planet. But will voters care at the ballot box?
Our panel of political experts and elected officials will discuss how these issues can make a difference in elections up and down the ballot in 0 Events in next 7 days. Hot Topics: Clean Up UAE gears up for weekend start He highlighted the importance of ‘Clean Up UAE’ as a .
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Every weekend we pack up the coolers, show equipment, children and goats, and we head to the next show. Children will not forget meaningful one-on-one time.
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