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Commission on Voluntary Service & Action Will Be Sharing Volunteer Opportunities at A14

If you’re interested in finding volunteer opportunities across NYC, visit the Commission on Voluntary Service & Action’s table at A14. The CVSA is a non-government organization that provides information about full-time and part-time volunteer opportunities with community-based, non-government organizations throughout the US that are addressing needs of people such as health care, legal justice, living … Continue reading

OWS’s Safer Spaces Working Group Sharing Info at Spring Awakening

Safer Spaces is a group working to make Occupy Wall Street an anti-oppressive place for everyone including, but not limited to: women, people of color, immigrants, elders, youth, and people who are queer, trans*, gender non-conforming, differently-abled, undocumented, houseless, and/or those with less structural power and privilege. They will be blanketing at the Spring Awakening. … Continue reading

Learn Kite-Making from the People’s Puppets of Occupy Wall St.

Want to learn how to make mini-kites? Or just want see a puppet performance? Check out the People’s Puppets of Occupy Wall Street at A14! They will be bringing kite-making materials and host a teach-in from 1-3pm. Some of the kites will be sent to Tahrir Square in Egypt as gifts! They’ll also be bringing … Continue reading

“Direct Democracy Community Dialog and Info Share” on #A14 with Craig Stephens from Occupy Wall Street

Do you love the Occupy Wall Street Movement but are not sure how to get involved? Or perhaps you don’t think you have the time? Come and check out “Direct Democracy Community Dialog and Info Share” at 1:30pm with Craig Stephens from Occupy Wall Street on #A14. Mr. Stephens has been with facilitation since OWS … Continue reading

Occupy Catholics attending Spring Awakening 2012

Occupy Catholics will be at Spring Awakening 2012 doing some outreach and blanketing. Check them out at Occupy Catholics!

Planting the seeds of change with Brooklyn Food Coalition

The Brooklyn Food Coalition is a grassroots partnership of groups and individuals striving to give effective voice to all those who live or work in Brooklyn and wish to achieve a just and sustainable system for tasty, healthy, and affordable food. BFC will be blanketing and promoting the Brooklyn Food Conference which is on May … Continue reading

Education Advocacy in full force at Spring Awakening 2012

Occupy the DOE, United opt out, Save Our Schools, and NY Professors against high stakes tests are all on board! Come see them at Spring Awakening 2012. They will be blanketing, talking, and sharing. For more information on these groups: Occupy the DOE United Opt Out Save Our Schools

Occuponics will be performing at Spring Awakening 2012, 1pm

If you haven’t seen Occuponics yet, you should. This is music OWS style.  They sing and play the accordion and the guitar and invite all other musicians to play and everyone to sing. They have a large repertoire of Occupy Wall Street related songs, both original and traditional in folk/protest and pop style. To see … Continue reading

Healthcare NOW! NYC and Healthcare for the 99% to represent at Spring Awakening 2012

Healthcare NOW! NYC and Healthcare for the 99% will be blanketing with information of single payer healthcare at Spring Awakening 2012. They are also hosting a teach-in on the same subject. You can find out more about Healthcare Now! NYC at