activism

1210, 2018

USFSA IV National Assembly

By |October 12th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

SAVE THE DATE!!!

On October 12 – 15, 2018, grassroots organizations, activists, faith-based community, scholars, union members, farmers and fisherfolk, and other food chain workers from around the US and the world will converge on Bellingham, WA, for the IV National Assembly of the US Food Sovereignty Alliance (USFSA). Details forthcoming!

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2306, 2018

2018 Alabama Water Watch Annual Meeting

By |June 23rd, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “Please join us for the 2018 Alabama Water Watch Annual Meeting to be held on Saturday, June 23 at the Auburn University Water Resources Center. We will enjoy food, fellowship, and fun as we gather to celebrate all of the hard work of our volunteers, trainers, and partners during the last year. Come meet other Water Watchers, […]

602, 2018

Arise 2018 Legislative Day

By |February 6th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “This Arise Legislative Day is Tuesday, February 6, 2018 in Montgomery at the Alabama State House in Room 200. We need your presence to make sure our voices are heard. Bring a carload to join others from around the state to advocate for a better Alabama for all.

This year we have a new format. We […]

102, 2018

Cahaba River Society’s Annual Meeting: “Put Your Hands Together for the River”

By |February 1st, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “Cahaba River Society members and the general public are invited to the 2018 annual meeting! Come learn about big challenges and opportunities for the Cahaba–and find out how you can make a difference! Program highlights include: special guest speakers, 2017 Cahaba Partner & Conservation Development Awards, and the election of the 2018 […]

909, 2017

Volunteer Lobbyist Training

By |September 9th, 2017||Comments Off on Volunteer Lobbyist Training

Hosted by the Sierra Club (Alabama Chapter), the Alabama Rivers Alliance, and Conservation Alabama:

Have you ever wanted to talk to your elected officials about issues you care about but don’t know exactly what to say or how to make your voice heard?

The Sierra Club Alabama Chapter — in partnership with Alabama Rivers Alliance and Conservation Alabama — will be […]

710, 2016

CoopEcon

By |October 7th, 2016||Comments Off on CoopEcon

CoopEcon 2016 is the fourth gathering sponsored by the Southern Grassroots Economies Progect (SGEP). At this year’s event, the focus will be on the foundations of an economy rooted in cooperation and democratic ownership, one that meets the needs of all communities, including African-Americans, Native Americans, immigrants, women, youth, low-income whites, LatinX, and formerly incarcerated […]

1009, 2016

Alabama Arise Annual Meeting

By |September 10th, 2016||0 Comments

Your voice matters! Alabama Arise Citizen’s Policy Project expects another huge crowd at the 2016 Arise annual meeting.  Members or individuals from member groups should come on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Montgomery to choose our 2017 issue priorities. New proposals will compete with […]

2606, 2015

US Social Forum (Jackson, MS)

By |June 26th, 2015||0 Comments

The first US Social Forum was held in Atlanta in 2007, and the second in Detroit in 2010.  The third, this year, is being held simultaneously in three different sites around the country – Philadelphia, San Jose (CA), and Jackson (MS).  More information about the US Social Forum, its history, and its purpose, is available at https://www.ussocialforum.net/. […]

2804, 2015

Healthy Food Access Advocacy Day

By |April 28th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by VOICES for Alabama’s Children:

Legislative advocacy day to promote the Healthy Food Financing Initiative.   More info at http://www.alavoices.org/healthy_food_access.

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This event is not hosted by ASAN. As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information and resources across our network so as to maximize all of our impact, we routinely post events that we ourselves are […]

1604, 2015

Beehive Design Collective “Dismantling Monoculture” (Huntsville)

By |April 16th, 2015||0 Comments

The Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network is hosting a presentation of the Beehive Design Collective’s “Dismantling Monoculture” picture-lecture (more on the Beehive and on this particular series below!) on Thurs, April 16 at Lowe Mill in Huntsville!

The event starts at 5:30pm with food, mingling, and time to peruse the murals. The presentation starts at 6:00pm. This […]