Join Arise members from the Huntsville area to strategize on our Arise 2016 issue priorities. Arise's North Alabama organizers will lead two important discussions with Arise group leaders and members from across the Huntsville region. We hope to see you there!
This event is free, but please RSVP at
the "Ticket Available" link.
Join us either on:
Saturday, January 16, 10-11:30 am - Huntsville-Madison County Library
Thursday, February 25, 7-8:30 pm - Huntsville-Madison County Library
The events will feature presentations on the Alabama state budget and Medicaid expansion from Arise organizer Robyn Hyden; "ban the box" legislation from Arise organizer Stan Johnson; voting rights from NAACP Alabama President Benard Simelton; the Alabama Housing Trust Fund from Debbie Esslinger of the Athens Housing Authority; payday and title lending reform from Chuck Vedane of Interfaith Mission Service; untaxing groceries from Dick Hiatt of the Food Bank of North Alabama; and death penalty reform from Sam Sullins of Trinity United Methodist Church.