Community Building and Effective Activism

Event date 12 Oct '18 06:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Event location Chicago Solidarity Center • 1105 N. Ashland Ave, Chicago, 60622, IL, United States
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Join us for a panel and discussion on Inclusive Community Building for Activists and hear from a diverse panel of community organizers and activists on their advice for building an effective and inclusive movement for humans and nonhumans alike. 

Learn about effective community engagement strategies at work, online, and in your daily life. Learn more about issues of food injustice, animal oppression, and the importance of fostering safe spaces and building solidarity with all those fighting for justice. Tips on vegan outreach and self-care as well!

Stephanie Domingo of Chicago Animal Save and Factory Farming Awareness Coalition (FFAC) will be moderating!
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6-6:15 Arrive and eat delicious pizza from Chicago Style Vegan, fruit and other snacks available too!
6:15 - 7:30pm: First set of panelists speak (TBA) + time for questions & discussion 
BREAK & Eat local vegan baked goods (conchas, muffins, etc.)
7:45 - 9PM: Second set of panelists speak (TBA) + time for questions & discussion
9-10PM: Network, Hangout, & Dance to music from local DJ, Gery Gonzalez

We are excited to hear from the following panelists:

Alana Parekh, Vegan Youtuber, Self-Love Educator, and Chicago Animal Save/Midwest March for Animals organizer

Kelsey Atkinson & Helen, Chicago Animal Save co-founder/Midwest March for Animals organizer and her rescued hen

Jack Sadat LeeChicago Animal Save co-founder/Midwest March for Animals organizer 

Karla Rosa Vargas, Founding Director at La Raza For Liberation

Jamila Alfred, Activist, Blogger, Lifestyle Coach, and Community Engagement Director of Afro Vegan Society

Raffi Marhaba, Co-founder at Collectively Free

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2 months agoAdd to Calender 2018-10-12 22:00:00 2018-10-12 22:00:00 Community Building and Effective Activism Join us for a panel and discussion on Inclusive Community Building for Activists and hear from a diverse panel of community organizers and activists on their advice for building an effective and inclusive movement for humans and nonhumans alike.  Learn about effective community engagement strategies at work, online, and in your daily life. Learn more about issues of food injustice, animal oppression, and the importance of fostering safe spaces and building solidarity with all those fighting for justice. Tips on vegan outreach and self-care as well! Stephanie Domingo of Chicago Animal Save and Factory Farming Awareness Coalition (FFAC) will be moderating! https://www.facebook.com/events/233222934037499/ 6-6:15 Arrive and eat delicious pizza from Chicago Style Vegan, fruit and other snacks available too! 6:15 - 7:30pm: First set of panelists speak (TBA) + time for questions & discussion  BREAK & Eat local vegan baked goods (conchas, muffins, etc.) 7:45 - 9PM: Second set of panelists speak (TBA) + time for questions & discussion 9-10PM: Network, Hangout, & Dance to music from local DJ, Gery Gonzalez!  We are excited to hear from the following panelists: Alana Parekh, Vegan Youtuber, Self-Love Educator, and Chicago Animal Save/Midwest March for Animals organizer Kelsey Atkinson & Helen, Chicago Animal Save co-founder/Midwest March for Animals organizer and her rescued hen Jack Sadat Lee, Chicago Animal Save co-founder/Midwest March for Animals organizer  Karla Rosa Vargas, Founding Director at La Raza For Liberation Jamila Alfred, Activist, Blogger, Lifestyle Coach, and Community Engagement Director of Afro Vegan Society Raffi Marhaba, Co-founder at Collectively Free Chicago Solidarity Center America/New_York public Climate #activism #animalwelfare