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Housing Champions – Advocacy Training 101
November 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
One event on December 4, 2019 at 7:00 pm
One event on December 5, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Are you interested in learning how to be a powerful voice in your community to end homelessness? If so, this is the training for you!
- How to find the information you need to be an effective voice for more supportive and affordable housing in your community
- The housing development process and how you can help move it toward approval
- How to avoid shouting matches and instead find and join with like-minded people to engage in positive action
- The difference between project-based, policy-based and issue-based advocacy and how to organize around each
This class is led by Tim Shaw, former Executive Director of the Orange County Homeless Issues Task Force and Michelle Murphy, Director of Public Affairs for Orange County United Way.
Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and the training will start promptly at 7 p.m.
If you have any questions, contact Ami Lief at [email protected] or 949.263.6109.
There are three upcoming training sessions:
United to End Homelessness
The United to End Homelessness initiative, empowered by United Way, is a powerful collaboration between Orange County’s top business, philanthropic, governmental, faith-based and non-profit leaders. It also depends on caring residents like you who agree that we must act now if we are to end our community’s homeless crisis. We are all working together to create long-term supportive housing to do more for those most in need.
United to End Homelessness is committed to reducing homelessness in Orange County to functional zero. This means that there will be services and housing available for every individual who may need them. We complement the work of the Orange County Commission to End Homelessness and Continuum of Care Board.