The Solidarity Calendar is a monthly notification of actions and events approved at the Steering Committee. The Steering Committee Meeting is held on the first Monday of the month at 5:30pm in our office conference room at 1500 NE Irving Street, Suite 585 Portland, Oregon 97232.
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March is here, which means that spring is just around the corner. Just as the trees, flowers, and other life is set to bloom in a beautiful array of colors and smells, so too is the movement for social, economic, racial, and gender justice experiencing a blossoming that, if cared for and cultivated with intention and purpose, will bear amazing fruit in the months and years to come. We look forward to cultivating justice with you!
Unite Oregon‘s Legislative Action Day in Salem is coming up on Thursday, March 16, from 9am-3:30pm. The day begins at with free lunch and training at at the First Congregational United Church of Christ (700 Marion St NE, Salem 97301). The legislative day of action is an empowering opportunity for community members to raise their voices at the state capitol during the formative 2017 Oregon Legislative Session.
Put the “movement” back in the Labor Movement with the Portland Troublemakers School! Presented by the Portland Labor Notes Organizing Committee.
Join union members, labor activists, and community organizers for a day of skill-building workshops and strategy discussions to create a stronger workers’ movement in Portland.
Workshops will include Labor Notes’ new Secrets of a Successful Organizer training track:
* Beating Apathy
* Assemble Your Dream Team: Identifying Leaders and Mapping Your Workplace
* Swing into Action: Turning an Issue into a Campaign
Mark your calendars! Saturday, April 8 2017 from 9am-4pm at the UA 290 Training Center (20210 SW Teton Ave. Tualatin, OR). Time of day is still to be determined. $10, lunch included and childcare stipends available.
The Inner City Blues Festival “6th Annual Healing the Healthcare Blues”
Saturday April 22, 2017
Doors Open- 5:00pm
Event Begins- 5:30pm-12am
Event Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/healingthehealthcareblues
A fundraiser for the growing movement for Universal Healthcare.
All Star Musicians & Dancers again throw their party for the campaign:
HEALTH CARE FOR ALL-OREGON.
This year’s All Star line up:
Norman Sylvester Band * Obo Addy Legacy Project “Okropong” * Mary Flower * Tevis Hodge Jr. * Mic Crenshaw * Shoehorn * Stangetones & Volcano Vixens * Bloco Alegria * Steve Cheseborough * Lloyd “Have Mercy” Jones * Tony Ozier “Doo Doo Funk” * Mad as Hell Doctors, Nurses & Interns! * Celebrity MC’s: Paul Knauls, Renee Mitchell & Ken Boddie
Silent Auction, Dinners for purchase, 2 Bars, Community Village of Information tables.
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2015 Solidarity Calendars