Detroit

HealthCare at the Tipping Point

Date: 
Fri, May 18, 2018 - 7:00pm

City:

MICHUHCAN Annual Event featuring the documentary "Fix It: Healthcare at the Tipping Point". Michigan State Representative Yousef Rabhi will be speaking on MiCare, a proposed single payer healthcare bill.

Doors open at 6:30 pm. Event begins at 7:00 pm

Parking in garage across from the Law School.

Free event. Donations accepted.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/190114

Location: 
Wayne State University (WSU) Law School - Spencer Partrich Auditorium: 471 West Palmer, Detroit Michigan 48202 US

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DDOT Community Input Meeting- May

Date: 
Thu, May 17, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

City:

Join DDOT for our monthly community input meeting.
This is an informal meeting to engage with DDOT staff.
This is a time to get updates from DDOT as well as get questions answered, give suggestions and more.

Date: May 17, 2018
Time: 5:00 PM-7:00 PM
Location: 5555 Conner St. #2210
Detroit MI 48213

Routes that connect: 11 Clairmount, 13 Conner, 14 Warren

https://www.facebook.com/events/1825198561106994/

Location: 
Samaritan Center - 5555 Conner St

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Elemental Cultural Festival and Free Siwatu Fundraiser

Date: 
Sat, May 19, 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

City:

Please join us to celebrate Detroit artists, performers, communities, and stories and to raise money in support of Siwatu Salama Ra. Featuring Brother Jamon Jordan would will help celebrate Brother Malcolm X Legacy.

Location: 
Cass Corridor Commons
Address: 
4605 Cass Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48201

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Millennial Conversation : Midterm Elections & Political Enga.

Date: 
Thu, May 24, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

The Millennial Conversations series seeks to address social issues within Detroit from the perspective of a millennial through raw dialogue and solution seeking strategies. After the conversation, participants can enjoy a networking mixer, while finding out more information on how to vote in the midterm elections. This particular conversation will specifically discuss the midterm elections and address the lack of political engagement from millennials in Detroit.

Location: 
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
Address: 
315 E Warren Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48201

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Women, Policy, Power and Possibilities

Date: 
Thu, Jun 7, 2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm

City:

The Detroit Black Women's Council invites you to their launch event focused on 'Women, Policy, Power and Possibilities.' The event will take place at Wayne County Community College's Northwest Campus at the LEC Auditorium. This event will be a fun evening of food, fellowship and discussion about how we, as black women, can work together to impact the policies impacting our families and community.

Dinner will be served at 5pm and feel free to bring children.

Location: 
8200 Outer Dr W, Detroit, MI 48219-3580, United States

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Detroit People's Platform 2018 Summit

Date: 
Sat, Sep 8, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

City:

Five years ago, in 2013, 250 Detroiters gathered at Marygrove College to create the Detroit People's Platform. This year we will come together again for the Detroit People's Platform's 2018 Summit.

Majority-Black Detroit Matters

Please save the date and plan to join us on September 8th at SEIU Local 1 at 2211 East Jefferson Avenue from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Lunch will be provided. The event is free, but registration is limited.

More details about the event will be shared soon.

Location: 
SEIU, Local 1 Headquarters
Address: 
2211 East Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48207

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Solidarity Saturdays: Stop The Detroit Water Shut Offs

Date: 
Sat, May 12, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

City:

Last month, the City of Detroit announced plans to shut off water to more than 17,000 residents resuming a condemned practice of denying water and sanitation service to low income households. Meanwhile, Detroit and surrounding cities are in the middle of an alarming Hepatitis A epidemic! This public health crisis has led to national travel warnings not to go to Michigan.

Location: 
Detroit Water and Sewerage Department
Address: 
735 Randolph St, Detroit, Michigan 48226

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Youth Environmental Justice Forum

Date: 
Sat, May 19, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

City:

We’re excited to share that we’re joining forces with We the People of Detroit and the East Michigan Environmental Action Council to host our first Youth Environmental Justice Forum in Detroit on May 19.

The forum will focus on air and water pollution issues in Southeast Michigan, but advocates of all ages are invited to join us for an empowering afternoon of sharing our stories, strategizing and finding new opportunities to join together in action.

https://www.facebook.com/events/198985310892148/

Location: 
Cass Corridor Commons
Address: 
4605 Cass Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48201

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Detroit Activist Night: Summer Outreach Training

Date: 
Thu, May 24, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

City:

It's almost summer in southeast Michigan, which means our summer outreach calendar is booking up fast with Pride festivals, community health fairs (potlucks/bbq sometimes included), and River Days! Oh my!

We need YOU, our dedicated Planned Parenthood volunteers, to sweat out the season with us this summer! So, whether you’ve volunteered with us in the past, or you’re new to our movement, this volunteer training is for YOU.

Location: 
4229 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI 48201-1709, United States

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People's Water Board May Organizing Meeting

Date: 
Tue, May 8, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

City:

Please attend the PWB monthly meeting and help out. Thousands of families in Detroit are at risk of having their water shut off in the next few months. We must come together and organize.

We will also be discussing/organizing/mobilizing Solidarity Saturdays, the Michigan Poor People's Campaign, and much more. This is a working meeting so folks that come will hopefully be leaving with tasks and next steps.

There is so much to be done.
Now is a perfect time to show up and help out.

Location: 
Cass Corridor Commons
Address: 
4605 Cass Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48201

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