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We Are Progress: Turning Vision to Action

July 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

We Are Progress: Turning Vision to Action will be a workshop on community activism and advocacy.

In a time when many activists feel the urgent call to work within the community to preserve civil rights, consider attending this no-cost event to learn new skills or re-charge your energy.

YWCA Greater Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center, and Generation Progress are partnering to offer a free advocacy training workshop. Everyone is welcome to register and attend; youth are especially encouraged to take part.

Admission is free and breakfast and lunch will be provided. Pre-Regristration is required. Please register here.

The following sessions are included:

  • Knowledge is Power
  • Using Lobbying and Activism to Influence the Executive and Judicial Branches
  • Powerful Message Sharing Through Earned Media Tactics
  • Beyond Running for Office – Youth in Civic Leadership

We Are Progress will take place throughout the continental U.S. to provide participants with the free resources and trainings to hold policymakers accountable.

Details

Date:
July 21, 2018
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://genprogress.org/weareprogress

Organizers

YWCA Greater Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center
Generation Progress

Venue

Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
808 Ridge Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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