Beyond Marches and Rallies

PECO Runaround Action

Practice designing inventive actions, and share ideas for creative, strategic tactics. High-school aged youth are welcome!

We've designed the training to:
- learn from local groups that have used creative actions to win on their issue
- practice generating tactics that frame our story and get the media's attention
- generate positive and powerful support from like-minded folks attending and those passive allies watching from the sidelines
- explore what emotional blocks keep folks from trying tactics outside of their norm

The training team is set - join Matthew Armstead, Ryan Leitner, Max Ray-Riek and Lina Blount. They'll share stories and explore theory about how to create new, innovative actions that get attention and move issues forward!

Younger Youth! Same time, same place: come to a training for youth in nonviolent direct action. Designed for grades 2-8, but please reach out if you have any questions about how you can participate. Contact Ingrid Lakey,

This training is open for all who are ready for bold and grounded action for justice. We are hosting a series of trainings in nonviolent direct action with Training for Change and POWER.

Childcare for younger children available: please email Katie at if you will need it.
March 19, 2017 at 2pm - 6pm
Friends Center
1501 Cherry St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
United States
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Tatyana Yassukovich Sarah Willie-LeBreton Margaret Stephens Genevieve Beck-Roe Alexis Deny Ray Crystal Hill Liz Dunford Carly Frintner Arden Bendler Browning Wilder Scott-Straight Carolyn McCoy Cynthia Dewi Oka Kim Bryophyta Gabriel Brossy de Dios Catherine Martin Kim Haebel Sunita Nair Alison Dickman Paul Fitzgerald Jen Kinney Amy Jacobs Lee Smithey Matt Berkman Matthew Armstead Samantha Rise Roberson Anne Bornschein Lauren Swaim Jenna Michelle Bee Brown Theodra E. Bane Mary Tuomanen Jonathan David Kathryn Linder Christopher Thornton Joan Missiye Max Stern Bob Weick Ellen Greenberg Ali Rose-Pol Mowie Freeman David Lange Ann DeMerlis Maya Gerlach Alisha Adams Sam Rubin Julie Steiner Mariah Wolk Martine Amrtine Danielle Picard Langston Emet

Will you come?

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