Our Revolution Harris County Meeting: October 6th

Start: Saturday, October 06, 2018 2:00 PM

End: Saturday, October 06, 2018 4:00 AM

Our Revolution Harris County Chapter

What: ORHC Regular Monthly Meeting

When: Saturday, October 6th, 2:00 to 4:00

where: The Havens Center at St. Stephens Episcopal Church

Come meet with fellow progressives and get the latest updates from Our Revolution Harris County.  This month we will discuss upcoming opportunities for you to help get out the vote! During the second hour of our meeting, we will be conducting a phone bank to call our fellow OR members to urge them to vote for our endorsed slate of candidates. Make sure to bring a fully charged phone.

Guest Speaker- Sema Hernandez

Don't miss this month's guest speaker, Sema Hernandez,  who is Co-Chair for the Texas Poor People's Campaign.  

Sema is a daughter of immigrants, oldest of 7 siblings and first American born child in her family. She grew up in a migrant working family and she understands the struggles of people who are burdened by crushing debt, job insecurities, and lack of healthcare coverage, among the other struggles of the working poor.  Sema is a passionate Human Rights advocate, activist and organizer who made a historic run for U.S. Senate in the 2018 primary election.   Although Sema did not win the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate, she continues to remain active, organizing as the Co-Chair of the Texas Poor People‚Äôs Campaign, empowering voters to challenge their elected officials and candidates based on the issues to end systemic racism, poverty, the war economy, ecological devastation and the distorted moral narrative. Sema will be discuss the Poor People's Campaign and efforts to organize for progressive change.

Monthly Meeting!

On the agenda this month:

1. Short reports from work-groups, including an updates on GOTV efforts,

2. Phone Bank to OR members in Harris county,

Where is Havens Center?

Havens Center is located at 1827 West Alabama St. in a auxiliary building on the west side of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church.

We hope to see you there!

Campaigns End, Revolutions Endure