A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to join the Center for Wisdom’s Women monthly Board meeting to help them improve their group fundraising mechanisms and accountability. I heard their incredible stories of commitment to the work and the lives they were changing and I had to learn more. Check out our interview with Klara Tammany founder of the Center and local visionary. Her message of the healing power of l
Yesterday, Ben and I stood up with tens of other Lewiston residents against racist signs that were posted against him in his campaign for mayor. The events of the last 48 hours have given me great pause to reflect on the necessity of the work I do here with Up With Community, and the value and love I feel for all the partners that walk this road with me. I wanted to share Ben’s words from the rally last night -
Several years ago, Patrick Banks – a friend from the League of Young Voters – shared this song with me as one of his favorite protest songs. I’ve adopted it as a song that always gets my organizer mojo going when I need an early morning boost, so I wanted to share! Banner credit – Karen creative commons attribution license
I had some time last week to begin uploading more tools, tips and lists – enjoy! If you have additional resources, lists or tools to share, please submit them today and I’ll post (with attribution if you’d like).