Join members of the Oak Ridge community organizations, clubs, groups and churches for our upcoming day long workshop on meeting at Oak RidgeUnitarian Universalist Church, 809 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge. The training is Saturday, May 6, from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. The registration cost is $27.00 and lunch is included!
The Strong & United Community Organizing, May 6 workshop will be led by senior trainers from the Gamaliel Foundation, http://www.gamaliel.org/, a national network with decades of organizing experience, this training will empower you with the skills to strengthen your community through:
• Building relationships and understanding the difference between public and private relationships
• Identifying common issues by understanding and clarifying "self Interests"
• Building the power to act, as part of a broad-based coalition of congregations, unions, community groups, and more!
For more information contact Greg at GregEasterly@yahoo.com or 615-497-6178
Note: The background about Gamaliel or Gamliel is Biblical ( Acts 5:34and Acts 22:3) and fascinating. I invite you to check through the resources on this history. I hope to see members of First United Methodist Church at the workshop. Some scholarships have been offered. contact Greg 2 GregEasterly@yahoo.com or 615 497-6178
Submitted by Lou Ann Cristy