Atlanta Organizing & Digital Tools Training
Start:May 10, 2017• 9:30 AM
End: May 11, 2017• 6:30 PM
Location: Equitable Building•100 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303
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What: Your electric co-op/EMC could be a powerful, member-owned asset for building local wealth and opportunity. Join us for this 2-day training to meet other member-owners and Atlanta metro residents working for engagement and reform, and learn the principles of grassroots and online organizing to achieve change.
- Day 1 includes: Engagement organizing basics: Story of Self, One-on-ones, & Power Mapping, Organizing in a Southern Context, and an Intro to Strategy, Tactics & Theory of Change.
- Day 2 includes: Action Network (a digital organizing tool for petitions, email, events & more), Email workshop & Facebook.
Training Leaders: Nationally-renowned digital strategist, Beth Becker of Becker Digital Strategies & Dwayne Patterson, an experienced organizer and Director of Regional Organizing and Civic Engagement at the Partnership for Southern Equity.
Hosts: We Own It the national network for cooperative member-owner rights, education and organizing and Partnership for Southern Equity, which promotes equity and shared prosperity in metropolitan Atlanta.
Who: Anyone interested in honing their digital organizing skills, although there will be a focus on energy equity and more specifically organizing electric co-op/EMC members. The principles apply to any kind of organizing, and all are welcome.
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