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Don’t Miss Eastern Shore Environmental Legislative Preview

Save the date! We’re co-hosting the virtual Eastern Shore Environmental Legislative Preview on January 8th & 9th. The program will last from 2:30 – 5:00 PM each the 8th and from 2:30 – 4:30 PM on the 9th. You will hear from environmental advocates… Continue Reading “Don’t Miss Eastern Shore Environmental Legislative Preview”

Special Legislative Session Begins Dec 6 – Take Action

Please write your Anne Arundel County legislators and urge their support for the veto override of two bills: Local Tax Relief for Working Families Act of 2021 (HB 319) (SB133) Allows local (county) income tax to have brackets, same as state and federal taxes… Continue Reading “Special Legislative Session Begins Dec 6 – Take Action”

Restorative practices have been shown to create strong positive community spirit in schools which increase retention

Principal Matt Hornbeck gave this inspiring talk on “Restorative Practices in Schools” to the Juvenile Justice Team at MAJR (Maryland Alliance of Justice Reform https://ma4jr.org) and members of Education Huddle and the Criminal Justice Reform Huddle of WISE.  Matt Hornbeck is introduced by his father,… Continue Reading “Restorative practices have been shown to create strong positive community spirit in schools which increase retention”

Empowering Interfaith Communities to RISE UP against racism – free online webinar

URGENT Call to Action: Urge Gov. Hogan to Accept State Election Board’s Decision to open 360 voting centers statewide

URGENT: Urge Gov. Hogan to Accept State Election Board’s Decision Less than 100 days out, critical decisions are still being made about how Marylanders will vote in November. Local election boards are screaming for help, 25,000 workers are needed to man all polling places, but… Continue Reading “URGENT Call to Action: Urge Gov. Hogan to Accept State Election Board’s Decision to open 360 voting centers statewide”

Write the County Council to ask them to reject AACPS transportation cuts!

Write the County Council to ask them to reject AACPS transportation cuts! The Board narrowly voted to cut ALL the new transportation positions from the budget that were supposed inefficiencies that, according to an independent evaluation, could save AACPS millions of dollars and improve… Continue Reading “Write the County Council to ask them to reject AACPS transportation cuts!”

Anne Arundel County needs an independent Civilian Review Board, please sign and share petition.

Please sign and share petition: We deserve police accountability! Sign on with local organizations to petition the AACo Executive for an independent, fully staffed, Civilian Review Board with resources and subpoena power. SIGN NOW – http://chng.it/nBr2N2Sjgx

Donations of baby items needed!

Please see below.  Donations are being collected for this weekly resource fair.  (Note: the date says June 13 but resource fair is every Saturday for the next 8-10 weeks).  Diapers, baby items and non perishable food donations are MOST welcome! Kari Benoit is responsible… Continue Reading “Donations of baby items needed!”

Please Act Now to decrease police violence by 72%!

Data proves that together these eight policies can decrease police violence by 72%. Please visit this website to find out more and read the study!  You can also request that the mayor of Annapolis be added to the list:       https://8cantwait.org/ Please take… Continue Reading “Please Act Now to decrease police violence by 72%!”

Black Lives Matter Peaceful Protest THIS Saturday in Pasadena! Please come and please spread the word!

Black Lives Matter Protest THIS Saturday, June 6th at 2pm!!! Tick Neck Park 7750 Edwin Raynor Bouldvard Pasadena, Maryland 21122 More info here. Beautiful opportunity to Show Up for courageous, young African American organizers hosting a peaceful protest in Pasadena on Saturday June 6th at… Continue Reading “Black Lives Matter Peaceful Protest THIS Saturday in Pasadena! Please come and please spread the word!”

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