Capital Region PPC Organizing Meeting
May
20
6:00 PM18:00

Capital Region PPC Organizing Meeting



Where: St. Vincent de Paul Church, 900 Madison Ave, Albany. Enter through accessible door on the parking lot side of the building.
When: Monday, May 20th, 6:00pm
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At 6pm we'll go over the story, strategy, and structure of the campaign, and then the regular meeting will begin at 6:30pm. If you're new, or want to get better at presenting on the campaign, join us at 6!

Learn more about this campaign and how you can take part!​​
Visit: nysppc.org
poorpeoplescampaign.org

Questions, transportation assistance, or accessibility needs? E-mail newyork@poorpeoplescampaign.org

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National Emergency Freedom School Bus Tour Statewide Report Back
Apr
30
7:00 PM19:00

National Emergency Freedom School Bus Tour Statewide Report Back

From April 4 to April 7, the NYS Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival traveled across Western and Central New York on our National Emergency Freedom School Bus Tour, a four-day organizing and political education journey. We made tour stops in Buffalo, Geneseo, Elmira, Enfield, Ithaca, Auburn and Syracuse, shining a light on the REAL national emergencies facing our communities today, and exploring the history and present day struggles of the poor and dispossessed across the state.

Join us on Tuesday, April 30 at 7:00 PM EST for a statewide report-back on the tour to hear more about what we experienced and what it means for continuing to build a movement in New York.

This webinar is open to all of our movement family across New York State! You do not need to have been on the tour or at one of the tour stops to join us for this call. Click here to fill out the RSVP form to receive call-in information. Forward together!

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Mar
31
2:00 PM14:00

Westchester County Poor People's Campaign Meeting

The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is bringing together people across the country who are organizing to build a broad and deep national moral movement — led by the poor, impacted, clergy and moral agents and reflecting the great moral teachings — to unite our country from the bottom up.

Continue Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King’s work confronting the interlocking evils of systemic racism, poverty, militarism, and ecological devastation.

If this is your first meeting, come at 2pm for an introduction to the campaign. The regular meeting will start at 2:30pm.

We'll hear from attendees of the recent Poughkeepsie People's Hearing (https://www.facebook.com/events/2285466091735900/) and discuss next steps in the Lower Hudson Valley.

What: NYS Poor People's Campaign Westchester Organizing Meeting
Where: Community Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 468 Rosedale Ave, White Plains
When: Sunday, March 31st, 2pm

If you have any questions, or have transportation or accessibility needs, e-mail newyork@poorpeoplescampaign.org.

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Poughkeepsie Poor People's Hearing
Mar
27
6:30 PM18:30

Poughkeepsie Poor People's Hearing

Join the New York State Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival in Poughkeepsie on March 27th, as we hold a Poor People's Hearing to lift up the voices of the poor, directly impacted, and faith leaders, to build a movement and demand action to fight systemic racism, poverty, militarism and the war economy, ecological devastation, and our nation's distorted moral narrative.

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North Country PPC Organizing Meeting - Canton
Mar
19
6:00 PM18:00

North Country PPC Organizing Meeting - Canton

  • Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton (map)
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Join us to learn updates from the campaign and continue building the movement in the North Country!

If this is your first meeting, join us at 6pm and learn the background and story of the campaign. Regular meeting will begin at 6:30pm.

Tuesday, March 19th, 6pm
Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton
3 1/2 E Main St, Canton, NY

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Poor People's Campaign: Fight Poverty, Not the Poor Statewide Day of Action
Mar
18
9:00 AM09:00

Poor People's Campaign: Fight Poverty, Not the Poor Statewide Day of Action

On March 18, the New York Poor People’s Campaign will take action across the state, showing that the poor, activists, and faith leaders of all races and in all regions are united in demanding our state government change course and prioritize ending systemic racism, poverty, militarism and ecological devastation.

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NY Poor People's Campaign Watertown Organizing Meeting
Mar
13
6:30 PM18:30

NY Poor People's Campaign Watertown Organizing Meeting

  • All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us to learn updates from the campaign and continue building the movement in Watertown!


What: NYS Poor People's Campaign Watertown Organizing Meeting
Where: All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, 1330 Gotham St, Watertown, NY 13601
When: Wednesday, March 13th, 6:30pm
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Green Light NY: Driver's Licenses NOW! - Albany
Mar
12
9:00 AM09:00

Green Light NY: Driver's Licenses NOW! - Albany

Green Light NY: Driving Together is mobilizing members and allies to Albany on March 12th for a statewide day of action. Transportation will be provided and coordinated regionally. Please fill out the form below to register for the day of action and arrange transportation. We hope you will join us in Albany to demand Driver's Licenses for ALL New Yorkers, regardless of immigration status!

Save the date and register here: bit.ly/GLNYMobilize3-12

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NY Poor People's Campaign Westchester Organizing Meeting
Mar
3
2:00 PM14:00

NY Poor People's Campaign Westchester Organizing Meeting

  • Community Unitarian Universalist Congregation (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us to learn updates from the campaign and continue building the movement in Westchester County!


What: NYS Poor People's Campaign Westchester Organizing Meeting
Where: Community Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 468 Rosedale Ave, White Plains, NY 10605
When: Sunday, March 3rd, 2pm
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#FREEnewyork Day of Action
Feb
27
8:00 AM08:00

#FREEnewyork Day of Action

Join in a statewide day of action on Wednesday, February 27, either in person or online.

  • Social Media Blitz and Call-in Day: Call elected officials and share content on social media promoting the need for bail, discovery speedy trial reform. (Call script and social media materials will be provided at this link.)

  • #FREEnewyork action day. Transportation will be available from around the state for a day of action at the State Capitol in Albany. RSVP here.

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Social Movement Strategy Training
Feb
23
3:00 PM15:00

Social Movement Strategy Training

  • St. John in the Wilderness Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

On Saturday, February 23rd, you're invited to be part of a social movement organizing training with the Labor-Religion Coalition of NYS.

This participatory training will cover topics including:

Basic campaign planning and strategy
Social vs Monolithic views of power
Strategic polarization
Dramatizing the crisis

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Faith for Decarceration Weekend
Feb
22
to Feb 24

Faith for Decarceration Weekend

February 22-24 is the weekend of action for  New York’s faith communities in support of decarcerating jails, protecting due process, and ending wealth and race-based jailing. Use the toolkit below to preach, pray, lead a discussion and/or share a handout about the moral necessity of bail reform with your congregation. (Let us know you're participating at bit.ly/faith-weekend.)

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