& Civic Fair Materials
The 2018 Agenda
9:30am - 9:55am (25m max)
Welcome and Orientation
10:00am - 10:30am
Breakout 1: Meet The Groups Like Yours (30m)
Political and Party Clubs
Issue Advocacy and Community Groups
Education/Skills Development/Support Groups
* Introductions: 5 seconds each (everyone already has your org name and priorities and you'll have name tags)
*Discussion: What are the top challenges/blockers facing your type of group.
10:35am - 11:35am
Breakout 2: What We need (30m) (Choose
Political Backbone: Political Parties and Grassroots Electoral Power
Community Backbone: Community/Constituent Engagement and Power
11:40am - 12:00pm
Report Back (20m)
Hopefully there will have been a lot of productive sharing around what we need, and what we can can improve, to make our organizations more powerful. Let's find out if the insights from one side of things can help the other.
12:05pm - 12:45pm
Breakout 3: Power Lunch & Announcements
We've got lunch (see below). We'll be breaking up the space into two sections to facilitate topical but relaxed discussion.
During the lunch we will also allow groups the opportunity to make 1 -minute announcements/pitches about their work. Groups selected to make announcements will be drawn by lottery from those who requested to say something during registration.
1pm - 5pm
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