Racial Justice Committee First Meeting of the Year!

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 6:30pm

Join us for our first Racial Justice Committee for 2018. We will get back into the groove of things, go over lessons learned from 2017 and how we are working to build community power through our bail reform campaign this year and beyond!

Community Health Coalition (CHC), Hillsborough

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 6:30pm

The Community Health Coalition Hillsborough, CHCH, is a committee of citizens and organizations working to expand healthcare to all. Through education, leadership development, and advocacy, we work to ensure all residents have access to the care they need at a cost that is affordable for each individual, they can obtain the right care at the right time, in a language they understand, and without having to travel unreasonably far.

Climate Justice Committee- First Meeting of the Year

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 6:30pm

Organize Florida Climate Justice Committee is dedicated to empowering, educating and mobilizing vulnerable, local communities in the fight for Climate Justice.

Orlando Honors 50th Anniversary of the Memphis Sanitation Strike

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 12:00pm

Join the Fight for 15 protest nationwide Feb. 12 – the 50th anniversary of the historic Memphis sanitation strike - carrying on the fight for higher wages and union rights led by hundreds of black municipal workers whose 1968 walkout became a rallying cry of the Poor People’s Campaign led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

At The River I Stand Screening

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 6:30pm

At the intersection of the civil rights movement and labor were the striking sanitation workers of Memphis, Tennessee. Following years of poor pay and dangerous working conditions, and provoked by the crushing to death of two workers in garbage compactors, the workers went on strike and fought for and won better wages and working conditions

Webinar: State of Black Women and Reproductive Justice

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 3:30pm

Marcela Howell from In Our Own Voice: National Black Women’s Reproductive Justice Agenda, along with key SIP partners, present on their groundbreaking new report on the state of Black women and reproductive justice. More information and the registration link are below.

Statewide Immigrant Travel Advisory Announcement Orlando

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 11:00am

Join us at Estime Family Services for our rally and march to Greyhound to tell the community that we will not stand idly by while our local officials try to reap federal dollars off of the dehumanization of our communities. Stand with us at our actions across the state to tell our elected officials that Florida's immigrant community will not allow our local governments to become cogs in the racist, hate-fuelled deportation machine.

Statewide Florida Travel Advisory Announcement - Tampa

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 11:00am

JOIN US at the Hillsborough County, Florida Government Center for a rally and release of a Statewide Emergency Travel Advisory followed by a march to the Greyhound bus station

Sign/Craft Making Party! Art, Community, Food, Wine

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 6:00pm

Let's release some of our stress together with a night in. We all have a lot of events coming up, and I would love to spend some time creating together with you.

Making posters and a large Rick Scott, tombstones, or any other protest rally signs you may need together.
You can make art or signs for any campaign event you have coming up. I'll be working on the press conference on Thursday morning and the Opioid panel Thursday night. I figure no reason to do it alone when I love being with you all!

Hungry, Homeless and Sick

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:00am

We're Not letting Rick Scott, Trump and the GOP rip away access to food, housing or Medicaid this legislative session.
Florida needs your help to defeat the misinformation, cherry picked data and lies from Rick Scott and the GOP talking points.

Rick Scott wants to keep us Hungry, Homeless and sick with his attempts to cut Food stamps, Affordable Housing, and Healthcare. He's spreading his lies about how great his record is all over the media. We need to fight back against the lies!