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♦ 2020 NW Justice Summit, Part 2, December 4-6, 2020
Member call to action!! It’s time to prepare for Part 2 of JUUstice Washington’s virtual NW Justice Summit “Committing Ourselves to the Great Turning.”
October’s Summit, Part 1 was a huge success, with 114 participants, meaty panel discussions and valuable contributions from attendees. Now that we have the election results and a possible deadlocked congress, our work takes on added urgency.
JUUstice Washington is building upon action ideas presented by our wonderful Summit Part 1 panelists, as well as those arising in breakout discussions. We have compiled a list of action priorities and will facilitate the development of strategies for 2021 in four action areas: Racial Justice, Legislative Advocacy, First American Indian Nations and Refugee, Immigrant and Migrant Solidarity. Let Summit Part 1 information and ideas in your head lead to impactful action from your heart.
If you registered for Part 1, you’re covered. No need to reregister. Registration for Part 2 for new attendees includes access to videos and transcripts from all Part 1 panels, for your review.
Check Out Preliminary Program Times Here:
FAIN: Friday evening, December 4th (tentatively: 6-9:00 pm)
Racial Justice: Saturday morning, December 5th (tentatively 8:30-11:30 am)
Environmental Justice: Saturday afternoon, December 5th (tentatively 12:30-3:30 pm)
RIMS: Sunday morning, December 6th (tentatively 8:30-11:30 am)
Legislative Advocacy/Intersectional workgroups: Sunday afternoon, December 6th (tentatively 12:30-3:30 pm)
♦ 3rd Thursday Emergent Strategy and Networking Sessions
JUUstwa’s Third Thursday Emergent Strategy and Networking Sessions* continue in December. Speak about specific justice projects and interests, share tips, and brainstorm solutions. We hope to see you at our next session: Thursday, December 17th from 9:30-11 am PST. To Register for the session, CLICK HERE! Contact email@example.com for more information.
JUUstWa’s revitalization projectis run by two new skilled interns, Larkin and Sahar, who will be working toward building our racial justice, environmental justice, and RIMS refugee, immigrant, migrant worker solidarity area focuses into greater action and sustainability. If you are an individual, organization, or congregation hoping to go deeper into justice work on these or any of our area focuses. Please contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org take their outreach or volunteer survey, or join their monthly strategy sessions.
*This project is funded in part by the Fund for Unitarian Universalist Social Responsibility.
Refugee, Immigrant and Migrant Solidarity
♦♦ Help for Immigrant Relief Application-Deadline Dec. 6
First American Indian Nations (FAIN)
♦♦ Harvest the Power Justice Summit & Decolonization Teach-In, November 19 to 25