Spring Lineup for the Barbara Smith Community School

Posted by on March 4, 2005

Barbara Smith Community School
Winter/Spring 2005

The Barbara Smith Community School is pleased to offer a very exciting lineup this spring; for the full schedule, visit

Build Your Activist Board
Session 1: Thursday, April 7, 6 pm – 9 pm
Session 2: Thursday, April 14, 6 – 9 pm
Friends Center, 1501 Cherry Street

In two interactive sessions, participants will explore recruitment and orientation of great board members, the role of a board in fundraising, and the development and use of board manuals. Participants will also discuss ways to develop useful and efficient action-oriented meetings and to involve and mentor non-contributing board members.
Fernando Chang-Muy, Non-Profit Management Consultant

Making Meetings Work
Session 1: Thursday, March 3, 6 pm – 9 pm
Session 2: Thursday, March 10, 6 pm – 9 pm
Friends Center, 1501 Cherry Street
Participants will develop skills for facilitating small groups through conflict situations and practice specific techniques to apply immediately.
Rebecca Subar, Non-Profit Management Consultant

Entering Philadelphia Politics: How and Why to Become A Committeeperson
Wednesday, May 18, 6 pm – 8 pm
1199C Union of Hospital and Healthcare Workers
Becoming a Committeeperson is a great way to take a first step into local party politics. This workshop will talk about the process, responsibilities and opportunities of this position.
Shoshana Bricklin, Ninth Ward Committeeperson

Sign up now! To register or for more information, call 215.731.1107 x202,
email denise@breadrosesfund.org
visit http://rd.bcentral.com/?ID=2564594&s=89812800.

All workshops are $5 per individual. Scholarships and Spanish translation may be available upon request.

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