Advocacy is Powerful - Learn How to Get Involved in Little Rock


(34.77081,-92.3461)
 

Cause Areas

When

Wed Nov 16, 2016 12:30 PM - Wed May 31, 2017 02:30 PM

Where

6400 Richard B. Hardie Dr.Little Rock, AR 72207


About

After the election, many of us are wondering what's next and looking for ways to engage. We want to ensure that recent social progress made remains. RESULTS is a bipartisan organization that has been around for 36 years and worked within under a number of potentially challenging political climates, and achieved remarkable results!

RESULTS is a movement of regular, committed, everyday people (like you and me) who use our voices to help bring an END to POVERTY - in the US and globally. As volunteers, we are trained, supported, and inspired to speak with decision makers - members of Congress and the media - to encourage them to take action to expand access to health, education, and economic opportunity for all people. Over time, we learn to advocate powerfully for some of the most important issues of our time, and together, we realize the incredible power we have to change the world.

We have 110 chapters across the country, small groups grounded in our local communities that are a part of a global solidarity movement. We work in coordination to ensure that all people - especially children - can care for their most basic needs so that they can survive and thrive and reach their full potential.

We are forming a chapter in Little Rock, Arkansas!

We meet twice a month to learn about issues of and solutions to poverty, learn effective advocacy skills, and take powerful action together.

Here is a link to the facebook page - please join:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/253995305034197/

Come on out to learn how you can join local citizens to be a part of the solution to this globally and act locally in Little Rock, Arkansas! We would love to meet you!

For more information about RESULTS, you can call, text, or email Misty Novitch:

(678)349-8904; mnovitch@results.org

www.results.org

You can also check out these short intro videos on who we are and what we do:

We Have a Vision (2 mins): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6QrCE01vV3w Everyday Heroes (7 mins): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEHkmOlXByk&app=desktop Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria (2 mins): http://theglobalfund.org/en/blog/2015-12-16_End_It_For_Good/ Child, mothers survival (3 mins): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tiDLk-Ffj00&app=desktop

Skills

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Disaster Response
  • Sales Coaching & Training
  • Anthropology
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • ~3-5 hours per month
  • a commitment to advocating for the end of poverty in your free time

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