Here is your weekly update of Wisconsin Voices Table Partners’:
Events and Announcements
- WI Counts Convening
- African American Roundtable – #LiberateMKE Survey
- BLOC – Office Warming Party!
- African American Roundtable Meetings
- Voces de la Frontera – Defending Families, Restoring Driver’s Licenses for Immigrants
- EXPO – Unlock the Vote!
- Milwaukee Water Commons – We Are Water 2019!
- League of Women Voters – Online Voter Registration Training
- Wisconsin Voices is Hiring
- Organizing Empowerment is Hiring
- Citizen Action is Hiring
- WAVE is Hiring
- United States Census Bureau is Hiring
WI Counts Convening: Help Make WI #1 in 2020 Census!
When: Thursday, September 5th 11:30am – 4:00pm
Where: United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County, 200 W. Pleasant St., Milwaukee, WI 53212, Volunteer Rooms 2 & 3
What: Learn how your organization can plug into outreach, field, and online strategies to get out the count in the 2020 Census.
Who: Nonprofits, Philanthropic organizations, Business leaders, Elected Officials, and members of the public are welcome.
Why: You Count. Our Communities Count. It is up to US to get out the count in 2020.
African American Roundtable – #LiberateMKE Campaign Survey
The African American Roundtable along with many community and civic partners launched a campaign #LiberateMKE to ensure that the City of Milwaukee 2020 budget reflects what community members want, not what politicians think they need. Budgets are moral documents. Where you place your money is what you value.
IF you live in the City of Milwaukee and have not had the opportunity to complete the Dot Chart, please take a few minutes to complete the Survey. Thank you for speaking out!
African American Roundtable Meetings
Milwaukee Water Commons – We are Water 2019!
Sunday, Sept. 8th – 5:30-9 pm – South Shore Beach
2900 S. Shore Dr., Bay View, WI 53207
This year, we will be centering around the idea that “Every Culture Has Water Stories” by gathering on Lake Michigan and listening to some of those stories.
League of Women Voters – Online Voter Registration Training
LEARN HOW TO USE THE MY VOTE system
Date: September 4, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Location: East Branch – Milwaukee Public Library | 2320 N Cramer St
RSVP to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wisconsin Voices is Hiring
Wisconsin Voices is seeking a full-time Canvass and Training Manager/Director and Fair Maps Organizer.
Canvas and Training Manager/Director will coordinate, support, and execute 501(c3) civic engagement field campaigns in collaboration with our organizational partners. They will build and deepen relationships among key partners, assist in crafting outreach campaigns, and develop partner leadership and
How to apply:
Please send a cover letter and resume to Matt Dannenberg, Census Director, at email@example.com. Send by Thursday, September 12, 2019.
Fair Maps Organizer will lead our strategic campaign activities, primarily by building and maintaining activists and alliances among key actors throughout the state.
The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to foster coordination and cooperation among diverse – and even competing – groups. They will be committed to getting results in a fast-paced environment and able to handle a heavy workload without dropping the ball. This position is an opportunity to engage with policy makers, statewide organizations, grassroots activist, and constituents to help bring about real legislative change.
How to apply:
Please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here for full job descriptions.
Organizing Empowerment is Hiring
Organizing Empowerment is seeking a Coaching Specialist and an Administrative Assistant. The goal of the Organizing Empowerment is to help organizations understand the principles of relational organizing and have the skills, software, and financial support to be successful in their own organizing work.
Coaching Specialist – This person will serve as a Coaching Specialist to the Organizing Empowerment Project with an emphasis on preparing training documents and participating in training webinars with organizations and partners.
Administrative Assistant – This person will serve as Administrative Assistant to the Organizing Empowerment Project with an emphasis
on providing administrative support to ensure the smooth operation of the organization.
Click here for more information.
To apply: Please send a cover letter letting us know why you are interested in applying along with a resume outlining relevant experience and work history to Jobs@OrganizingEmpowerment.org
Citizen Action is Hiring
Citizen Action of Wisconsin seeks a Co-Op Organizer for Northwestern and Southeastern Wisconsin. Co-Op Organizer must be a dynamic and socially committed person to join our organizing team and lead an innovative multi-issue membership organizing project. This is a full time (40-50 hrs/week) salaried permanent position located in Milwaukee. Some evenings and weekends required, as well as in-state travel and occasional out-of-state travel.
This position involves organizing, maintaining, and growing a critical mass of dues-paying supporters in our locally based, member-led co-op model. The Co-op Organizer together with member-leaders and Citizen Action staff will advance diverse issue and electoral campaigns that have real impact on their community and make large scale changes in Wisconsin to open up opportunity for all. The position includes a 6 month training and trial period.
Please click here for a complete job description and benefit information.
Application Process: E-mail cover letter and résumé to Angelique Rogers (Organizing Director) at email@example.com. Please, no calls.
WAVE is Hiring
WAVE is seeking a Program and Outreach Associate. In this role, you will be responsible for engaging, motivating and mobilizing our supporters and other citizens. You will create and lead impactful programs and activities that will empower others to become change agents. This is currently a part-time position (approximately 20 hours per week).
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Salary will be determined based on skills and experience
Pro-rated benefits’ package includes paid vacation, holidays, sick and personal days, as well as employer contributions to a retirement plan
Click here for complete job description.
Please send your resume and a cover letter to Kristina Paris at kp@WaveEdFund.org.
United States Census Bureau is Hiring
Webinars, Trainings and Quizzes
Information provided in this email is non-partisan 501(c)3 allowable.