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March 2018

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Quizzo Fundraiser for Puerto Rican Evacuee Housing

March 18, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

 

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March For Our Lives 2018 – Strategic Webinar

March 26, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a webinar on Monday, March 26th, 8-9 PM (eastern time)! We will be discussing the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign’s upcoming March for Our Lives. This will be a march from Philadelphia to Washington DC June 2-12, honoring the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s Poor People’s March. The webinar will not just focus on logistic information related to the March, but also the strategic significance of the poor to continue to organize and speak for…

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April 2018

Intern with PPEHRC

April 1, 2018 - September 1, 2019

Intern with PPEHRC - Our organization is dedicated to cultivating future leaders of activism to facilitate widespread change in their own communities and abroad.  As such, it offers several opportunities for internships, in multiple organizational categories: #1 - Media Manager Responsibilities: Media managers will utilize several of PPEHRC’s contact and media resources to keep potential donors, volunteers, members and the general population up to date on what PPEHRC is accomplishing in the world, in addition to what further assistance the campaign…

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June 2018

2018 Poor Peoples March on Washington

June 2, 2018 - June 14, 2018

This march will mark the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Poor People’s Campaign and Resurrection City erected in 1968 on the National Mall. The 2018 Poor Peoples March on Washington will begin on June 2nd from the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia, the poorest District in Pennsylvania, and end on June 14th at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. For more information, check out the march website. Also, sign up to join us and donate $10 today to support this effort.

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Summer of Social Action Program

June 16, 2018 - July 30, 2018

Every summer PPEHRC holds a volunteer internship program for high school and college students interested in social and economic justice. This is a great opportunity to work in a grassroots setting and learn from seasoned leaders about organizing for economic human rights. Participants in the summer internship program will live with PPEHRC host families in North Philadelphia if housing is needed. The program runs from June 16 to August 1, but the actual dates of your attendance can be tailored…

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March 2019

CRAFT NIGHTS – 1st & 3rd Wed each month, with Liz & Meg!

March 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Liz and Meg will host CRAFT NIGHT every first and third Wednesday of the month at PPEHRC! We want a regular time to do crafts, to make things that people can sell online. A certain percentage will go to the artist, and the rest of the proceeds will go to PPEHRC. Come out, all levels of experience! Some supplies provided or bring your own. Learn and collaborate! Text: 215-869-4753  Email: ppehrcorg@gmail.com

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February 2019 Updates: the Good, the Trials, the Tribulations

March 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

PPEHRC is off and running in 2019. Things are lining up to be a huge year for us, with a new office and a new army. But we’ve also got trials and tribulations, literally. We need to enlist your support and involvement. The Good… We are pleased to announce that we have an AWESOME NEW OFFICE SPACE at the United Steelworkers Unionbuilding at 1505 W Allegheny Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19132. We have the second floor and are cleaning up the…

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Concert For Peace And Ending War

March 31 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for a CONCERT FOR PEACE & END TO WAR. WE ARE LOOKING FOR BANDS AND ARTISTS TO PERFORM! Franklin Square, 1300 I Street NW, Washington, DC 21223 Artists Performing: RODNEY HENRY (SINGER SONGWRITER, WITH DANGEROUSLY DELICIOUS PIES AND FOOD NETWORK STAR, IN DC), NO DEAD MONSTERS (Punk Rock), UN SUBS(Punk Rock), REFUGE BEAT POETS COLLECTIVE(Beat Poetry), AFTER ACTION REVIEW (Punk), BABIES WITH RABIES (Punk), Krown Deon(HipHop), INFINITE SKILLZ(HipHop), DJ  Rickey SPADEZ,  THE ORIGINATORS(Alternative/Post Punk), THE XILES(alternative punk), MATT…

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April 2019

#PoorPeoplesArmy Study & Potluck

April 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

SIGNUP HERE FOR THIS OR FUTURE STUDY CIRCLE POTLUCKS! https://forms.gle/tSRydo5Fzhme79uL9 1st Study Potluck: APRIL 9th, 6-8 PM 1505 W. ALLEGHENY AVE, PHILADELPHIA 19132 We will be bringing and sharing food, and starting our study circle and self education at our office in the United Steelworkers building. This session topic will be “MAKING KINSHIP IN A DIGITAL AGE” Alison McDowell will talk about some of the materials below to get the discussion going. We’ll learn a bit about neoliberal non-profit apps,…

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March on Harrisburg Against CORRUPTION

April 27 @ 8:00 am - May 5 @ 5:00 pm

We will be joining other Pennsylvanians protesting corruption in our state, in a March on Harrisburg Against Corruption, from April 27 – May 5. Join us! This is organized not by PPEHRC, but by friends and allies and we fully support it. Learn more about the coalition putting it together and their history here. Here’s the details from their page: Organizers have the following plan: Housing and all meals are provided. Each day, we march for approximately 10 – 15…

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