Tag Archives: Community Organizing

Presenting: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Join HREI Saturday , June 29 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the City Park to Walk a Mile in Her Shoes. “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” is a fundraiser benefitting the North Idaho Violence Prevention Center and … Continue reading

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PJALS Peace & Economic Justice Action Conference

Peace & Economic Justice Action Conference Friday/Saturday, March 15th & 16th. Unitarian Universalist Church, 4340 W. Ft George Wright Drive – Spokane Our Action Conference–the 4th Annual this year–is the largest skill-building, relationship-weaving, movement-building gathering in our region, bringing together 200 … Continue reading

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Human Rights Day at Moscow Farmer’s Market 2012

On Saturday, Sept. 8th the Latah County Human Rights Task Force sponsored Human Rights Day at the Moscow Farmer’s Market on Main St. This annual event is put on to help involve the community in various human rights topics. This … Continue reading

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Finding the Center Action Commitment Update. A Campus Conversation: the Effect of Themed Parties on the Inclusiveness of Campus Life

Finding the Center 2011 closed with an Action-Planning Session by Dr. Debbie Storrs (University of Idaho Professor of Sociology and the Associate Dean of the College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences) and Dr. Traci Craig (University of Idaho Associate … Continue reading

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Palouse Pride 2011: Celebrating the LGBT Community of the Palouse

This article was written for the August 2011 newsletter by Kristin Carlson, Coordinator for Finding the Center & the Northwest Coalition for Human Rights. What is Palouse Pride? Palouse Pride 2011 will take place from Saturday, August 6th to the … Continue reading

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Establishing Local Human Rights Groups to Combat Hate: A Case Study of the Kootenai County Task Force on Human Relations, 1981–Present. By Tony Stewart

This article was written for the August 2011 newsletter by Tony Stewart, Co-Founder of the Kootenai County Task Force on Human Relations, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Upon the arrival of the Aryan Nations from southern California to Kootenai County in the … Continue reading

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Action Commitment Update in Brief: Lessons of Community Organizing

Action Commitment Updates In Brief provide a summary of a volunteer activity that was undertaken as a result of Finding the Center Conference 2011. University of Idaho student Megan Kehrein commited to a full day of service with Habitat for … Continue reading

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