Text with People's Action!!!!
**Join People's Action and our *people-powered* member organizations to send texts to folks in our communities to mobilize them to action.** It's an amazing and historic time to be organizing for racial justice, economic justice, and move towards winning our long term agenda! **We're launching the next phase of our climate texting on 7/27! Make sure to sign up to join as we intro this new phase!!!** **At our last Texting Tuesday, we continued the kickoff of a new long term project that will be a primary focus through the 2022 midterm elections: working towards a GREEN NEW DEAL/ winning the THRIVE AGENDA (www.thriveagenda.com)** For this next phase, we'll be focusing in on texting into 2 states: Iowa CCI (http://iowacci.org/) & Michigan United (https://www.miunited.org/)! We will be continuing the conversation with folks across the country, asking what their communities need to address local environmental issues. **The information that we collect in this campaign will not only help us build grassroots power in nationwide but ALSO lay the groundwork for climate justice deep canvassing this Fall and going into key 2022 elections.** Each textbank will begin with a 45 minute training for new texters. After training, you can join our returning texters to listen to live music and send texts! For the last 20 minutes, we will call come back together to do a group debrief. Once you register, you will receive a set of instructions and necessary steps to follow before joining the textbank. Please email us if you do not receive that!
- Tuesday, August 10 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
- Tuesday, August 31 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Deep Canvass Institute: August Training Series!!
Join the Deep Canvass Institute Family for our August Deep Canvass Training Series! The Deep Canvass Institute is our exciting new national training institute, where you will be trained to have **deep canvass conversations that are proven to be 102X more effective than traditional canvassing!** # YOU MUST SIGN UP FOR ALL 3 DATES TO JOIN THE INSTITUTE ## Step 1: Deep Canvass Phonebank & Training (3 Hours) - Sign up for our Deep Canvass Phonebank and Training to Transform Public Safety in Minneapolis On Sunday August 8th 3-6PM ET / 12-3PM PT in partnership with a local coalition of 20+ Black-led community organizations. - On this phonebank you will receive a full training on how to make deep canvass phone calls, all with deep canvass leaders and staff there to support you as you make your first calls! - Completing a phonebank shift is **THE REQUIRED STEP 1** to join the Institute because only after making deep canvass calls can you begin to grow in your skills as a deep canvasser! **If this phonebank date doesn't work for you, sign up for a different shift BEFORE August 9th here: https://ppls.ac/safety** ## STEP 2: Deep Canvass Skills Series (5 Hours over 2 Days): - Once you have completed a phonebank shift, you are invited to join our Deep Canvass Skills Series where we will focus on the core persuasion skills of deep canvassing with the top deep canvass trainers in the country! - On **Monday, August 9th** we will dive into what is deep canvassing, what it has achieved and training on the critical deep canvass skills of building rapport and compassionate curiosity! - On **Tuesday, August 10th** we will dive further into the deep canvassing skills of personal stake stories, assertiveness, and redirecting! - **AFTER** completing this Skills Series, you will be invited into our Side By Side Coaching program where you can receive 1-1 deep canvass coaching from a trained coach while you make calls! ### NOTE: - To become a member of the Deep Canvass Institute, you must sign up for all 3 dates listed on this page, August 8th 3-6PM ET, August 9th 6:30-9PM ET, and August 10th 6:30-9PM ET. - If the phonebank date doesn't work for you, you can view other dates to complete a Minneapolis Deep Canvass Phonebank shift here: https://ppls.ac/safety - If the Skills Series dates don't work for you, please check back in August and we will open up spots for our September Deep Canvass Institute Series!
- Sunday, August 8 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
- Monday, August 9 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
- Tuesday, August 10 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Peoples Action & Take Action Minnesota Public Safety Deep Canvass
## JOIN US TO DEEP CANVASS INTO MINNEAPOLIS - **Join us Sunday afternoons for Deep Canvassing into Minneapolis with our partners at TakeAction Minnesota** where we will connect with folks across the city to build the grassroots people power needed to win true community safety. - **Don't worry if you haven't done deep canvassing before!** We will run through a Deep Canvass training at the beginning of each session, which is our groundbreaking phone banking method that is all about having honest and empathetic conversations with voters who are conflicted. - After our detailed training from our amazing organizers about deep canvassing and how to make calls, we will then stay on Zoom with you in order to answer any questions you have in real time! In solidarity, People's Action National Organizing Team
Recruitment Phonebank !!!
Join this volunteer team to make calls to recruit more volunteers to the important work that we are doing!! Recruitment is a crucial organizing skill and is the only way way we can grow our base and reach the scale we need to win on a Green New Deal, Medicare for All, and a Homes Guarantee. We will have trainings available each week so no worries if you're new!
National Tenants' Bill of Rights: Host Your Own Imagination Session
The Homes Guarantee Campaign in embarking on our first stepping stone campaign for a National Tenants' Bill of Rights and we have an ambitious goal: engage a MILLION tenants in writing our own rights into law. Join us for a training on how you can be a critical part of this process by facilitating Imagination Sessions with your neighbors and community members!
- Tuesday, August 10 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm