Welcome

Welcome to the Portland Chapter of the Social Welfare Action Alliance, an organization of progressives in human services.

 

Upcoming Events

 

Community Social Work Conference 2014:

 

Voices On The Ground: Resistance and Resilience

 

 

 

June 6-7, 2014

 

 

 

Co-Sponsors include: 

 

 

 

Register here:   bit.ly/1gPjJbE

 

This year’s keynote speaker is Cheri Honkala, co-founder of the Kensington Welfare Rights Union, Poor Peoples Economic Human Rights Campaign and 2012 Green Party candidate for Vice President.

 

Friday evening, June 6th - registration at 6:15pm; keynote, Cheri Honkala at 7pm. Light snacks served.

 

Saturday, June 7th - registration at 8:15am; welcoming at 9am. Sessions throughout the day, including a Living Stages/Theater of the Oppressed presentation after lunch and an economic human rights panel with Cheri Honkala and other local anti-poverty advocates.  A full schedule will be available soon.

 

A light breakfast and lunch are included with registration.

 

 

Click here to see an overview of all workshop sessions (schedule subject to change).

 

Click here to get a copy of the Conference Flyer.  Help us promote this wonderful event!!

 

 

Community Sponsors make this conference extra-possible.  Thank you to Street Roots, JOIN, Living Yoga, Peoples Co-op, Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare, Sisters of the Road and Social Justice Fund for their support.  Please consider becoming a co-sponsor!  For more information, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 



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