Recommended Actions for the Week of 20171002

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Local Level Actions

National Level Actions / Other

From the Calendar

Link to the Riveters Collective Calendar

Every Monday: Attend a vigil hosted by C2C and Keep Bellingham Families Working. A vigil will be held from 11:30a.m.-12:30p.m. in front of City Hall or from 5:00-6:00p.m. at the WTA downtown bus station. Support undocumented and immigrant families to live in safety and dignity in our community. Come together and join in building power in people!

Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 from noon – 2pm at Northwest Indian College (Log Bldg – Cultural Learning Ctr, 7a), AND Thursday at WWU if you can’t make this one.  Salish Sea Speaker Series: Chexanexwh & Tah Mahs, Larry Chexanexwh and Ellie (Solomon) Tah Mahs Kinley are Lummi Nation tribal members, life-long fishers, and community leaders.

Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017 from 11:30a.m.-2:00p.m.: Join the Farm Worker Solidarity Picket hosted by Community to Community Development at Sarbanand Farms, 4751 Rock Road, Sumas, WA. Help support farm workers and local agriculture and oppose corporate farms and the exploitative H2A program. Visit Facebook or the RC calendar page for more information.

Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017 from 4-5pm at WWU Academic Instr Ctr West (AW-204).  Salish Sea Speaker Series: Chexanexwh & Tah Mahs, Larry Chexanexwh and Ellie (Solomon) Tah Mahs Kinley are Lummi Nation tribal members, life-long fishers, and community leaders.

Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 from 10:00a.m.-Noon: Join Whatcom Votes! volunteers for a non-partisan Doorbell Day to educate voters about important issues in November’s local election. The event is hosted by RE Sources for Sustainable Communities, 2309 Meridian St., Bellingham, WA 98225. Contact Krista Rome with questions or to RSVP at kristar@re-sources.org. Visit WhatcomVotes or Facebook for additional details.