February 29th, 2012 - Please join us for an empowering workshop on February 29th: “Grassroot​s Advocacy and Organizing​”

Greetings Western Addition Service Providers,

I hope that you will be able to join us for an excitingworkshop on February 29th with NTanya Lee and current staff of ColemanAdvocates in which they will share and discuss strategies for communityadvocacy (including city budget advocacy). Their strategies andexperience may add some very useful skills to your “toolkit”as a community advocate, and will certainly foster a productive discussionregarding strategies to advocate for our shared priorites! PleaseRSVP to me by Monday February 27th at kemi@womenscommunityclinic.org to let me know that you will be able to join us.

“Grassroots Advocacy & Organizing: Winning Community Change fromCity Hall”

Trainers: NTanya Lee, Chelsea Boilard, Neva Walker (current and formerstaff, Coleman Advocates for Children & Youth)

Wednesday, February 29th, 10am-noon, African American Arts and CultureComplex, 3rd Floor, 762 Fulton Avenue

Join us for an interactive advocacy workshop that will strengthen yourability to effectively advocate for your community. Participants will:

*Learn how to develop and use a Power Analysis chart to plan a campaign
*Learn how to use a Strategy Chart to make best use of your allies + resourcesand get the votes you need to win
*Learn about effective models for supporting low-income families’ leadershipso they advocate effectively on their own behalf
*Develop a mock advocacy city budget Campaign Plan
We look forward to seeing you at this fantastic workshop.

-Western Addition Service Providers Cohort Steering Committee

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Save the Date for HYSTERIA:May 10,2012-Featuringa festive reception, silent auction, and special comedy perfomance!

Kemi Role
Western Addition Health Training (WAHT)Program Director
Women’s Community Clinic
1833 Fillmore St, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115
415-379-7800 (main line)
415-820-7371 (direct)
415-379-7804 (f)
**Please note I am not in the office on Monday.