909, 2017

Volunteer Lobbyist Training

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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 […]

1209, 2015

Arise Citizens’ Policy Project 2015 Annual Meeting

By |September 12th, 2015||0 Comments

Your voice matters!

The 2015 Arise annual meeting. ACPP members will gather  to choose our 2016 issue priorities. New proposals will compete with four existing priorities for five slots on ACPP’s issue roster.

Both member groups and individual members can help choose next year’s priorities.Member groups in good standing can bring up to six representatives who can cast […]

1408, 2015

The #DefendRivers Paddle

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The #DefendRivers Campaign engages citizens across Alabama in raising awareness of water issues and communicating their significance to state elected officials and those seeking to become elected officials.

The #DefendRivers Paddle provides an opportunity for citizens to *float* their message directly to elected officials. This year’s message is for our State to FIND the FUNDS to support all […]

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

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 […]

1506, 2012

Alabama Organic Cattle Rancher and ASAN Board Member, Randall Hastings Participates in 2012 Fly-In

By |June 15th, 2012|Food Policy, Movers and Shakers, Newsflash!|0 Comments

Randall Hastings, of Randall Hastings Farm in Bay Minette, Alabama, was one of four organic farmers sponsored by the Organic Farming REsearch Foundation (OFRF), to participate in the March 2012 NSAC Farmer Fly-In. OFRF led a March 2012 Fly-In to Washington, DC, organized by the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, by sponsoring 4 organic farmers, who […]