Category Archives: Events

Take a Stand Against the Revictimization Relief Act—May 4, Harrisburg

From Decarcerate PA (http://www.decarceratepa.info/): On May 4th, Decarcerate PA and allies will travel to Harrisburg to take a stand against the Revictimization Relief Act, a law designed to silence incarcerated and formerly incarcerated people. Join us on the Capitol steps … Continue reading

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Discussion—What Elected Officials Can Do to Help Working Families Succeed—May 4, Pittsburgh

From Making Work Pay PA (http://www.makingworkpaypa.org/): Monday, May 4, 12-2PM The May 4th Event registration is live: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/making-work-pay-pa-coalition-listening-forum-on-struggling-families-tickets-16600766339 The Making Work Pay PA Coalition invites you to a discussion about what our elected officials can do to ensure PA working families … Continue reading

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PA Immigration Annual Advocacy Day—April 20, Harrisburg

From the Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition (http://www.paimmigrant.org): This event will bring together immigrant and refugee communities, advocates and allies for a short advocacy training in the morning and visits to legislators in the afternoon. Please register today at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1IVmHVl5FsOG-2ep96pSr_E_mBovOQsom3BzkC75BW4U/viewform?c=0&w=1. … Continue reading

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Bird-dog Training to Ban Fracking—Multiple Dates

From Food and Water Watch (http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/): If Governor Wolf walked by you in a hallway, how would you engage with him? Would you have the confidence to ask him to ban fracking? We are holding a series of trainings around … Continue reading

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PICC’s Annual Immigration Advocacy Day—April 20, Harrisburg

From the Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition (http://www.paimmigrant.org): This event will bring together immigrant and refugee communities, advocates and allies for a short advocacy training in the morning and visits to legislators in the afternoon. Please register today at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1IVmHVl5FsOG-2ep96pSr_E_mBovOQsom3BzkC75BW4U/viewform?c=0&w=1! … Continue reading

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Standing in Solidarity for Sensible Gun Laws—April 25, Harrisburg

From Heeding God’s Call (http://www.heedinggodscall.org): Please support our local government’s efforts to keep sensible gun violence prevention legislation. Join us and show your support for Sensible Gun Laws in Harrisburg! Click here to download the full page flyer  Click here to … Continue reading

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Run for Clean Air—April 18, Philadelphia

From the Clean Air Council (http://www.cleanair.org/): Earth Day is now less than 2 weeks away. The Clean Air Council’s getting ready for a busy week leading up to it, including our Run for Clean Air presented by Toyota Hybrids. The … Continue reading

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Equal Pay Day: Policy Issues Affecting Women in Pennsylvania—April 14, Philadelphia

Event to be held at the following time, date, and location: Date:  Tuesday, April 14, 2015 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM (EDT) Location:  Free Library of Philadelphia, 1901 Vine St., Philadelphia, PA 19103 View Map Register today at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/equal-pay-day-policy-issues-affecting-women-in-pennsylvania-tickets-16302754979 … Continue reading

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2015 Proctor Institute for Child Advocacy Ministry—July 20-24, Haley Farm, Tennessee

The 2015 Proctor Institute for Child Advocacy Ministry registration with an early bird discount is now open at http://cdf.childrensdefense.org/site/Calendar?view=Detail&id=101301&s_promoCode=Earlybird! You will not want to miss the 21st annual Proctor Institute, “How Long Must I Cry for Help?” Bending the Arc … Continue reading

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Respecting Faith: The Exploitation of Religion for Politics and Power—April 29, Harrisburg

The women of the Ahmadiyya Community in Islam invite the women of different faiths and communities to a discussion on Respecting Faith: The Exploitation of Religion for Politics and Power. My Faith’s Perspective. Please join us to discuss, reflect and … Continue reading

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