Past Events

Recent 2017 Events

  • 3/20/17: We had a conference call with Senator Burr’s office to discuss appropriations, a Maternal and Child Health/nutrition letter, and block grants affecting Medicaid and SNAP.
  • 3/19/17: Jalileh hosted a presentation at the Cameron Village Library on the Earned Income Tax Credit and led people to write letters to their Members of Congress.
  • 3/15/17: We met for an Education & Action meeting to learn more about media opportunities, how to frame the messaging, how to locate news outlets, and take steps to write a Letter to the Editor
  • 3/11/17: We dialed in for the National Webinar/Calls at Lindsay’s House/
    • U.S. Poverty Campaigns National Grassroots Webinar/Call at 12pm focused on Medicaid
    • Global Campaigns National Grassroots at 1:30pm focused on shares from 4 RESULTS advocates who recently went to Zambia, including RESULTS Raleigh group leader Lindsay
  • 3/07/17: Marielle went to D.C. and NC advocates dialed in to support her in virtual lobby meetings about global appropriations with the offices of Senator Burr and Senator Tillis.
  • 2/26/17: We attended Zuccotti Park, a production by the justice theater project. We attended this musical about the human side of economics, had a booth, and Lindsay spoke before one of the performances about advocacy and the roles citizens can play in democracy. The play ran from February 10 – 26, 2017 at Umstead Park United Church of Christ in Raleigh.
  • 2/15/17: Marielle hosted a letter writing meeting at her house.
  •  2/11/17:
    • U.S. Poverty Campaigns National Grassroots Webinar/Call at 12pm
    • Global Campaigns National Grassroots at 2pm
  • 2/09/17 – 2/19/17: Lindsay took her Zambian Advocacy Experiences to Zambia

 

  • 1/18/17: Group Education & Action Meeting to plan out 100 Days Strategy at 6:30pm at Lindsay’s House
  • 1/14/17: The National Webinar/Calls at Lindsay’s House
    • U.S. Poverty Campaigns National Grassroots Webinar/Call at 12pm
    • Global Campaigns National Grassroots at 1:30pm
  • 1/11/17: A new webinar at 9pm EST: “Building Relationships with Congressional Offices: How to Set Up Meetings” at Lindsay’s House at 8:30pm EST.

2016 Events

  • 12/14/16: Group Education & Action Potluck Meeting at Lindsay’s House. Book Club  to hear Sam Daley-Harris, founder of RESULTS, as he shared what’s needed to create the political will to end hunger and the worst aspects of poverty. He shared lessons outlined in his book, Reclaiming Our Democracy, and from his work with the Center for Citizen Empowerment and Transformation.
  • 12/10/16: National Webinar/Conference Call for Grassroots – Joint Webinar with All Grassroots Advocates at 2pm, respectively, at Lindsay’s House
  • 12/01/16: World AIDS Day
  • 11/19/16: Attended UN Women Board Meeting
  • 11/16/16: Post-Election Education & Action Meeting
  • 11/15/16: U.S. Poverty National Webinar Conference Call, featuring Dr. Maya Rockeymoore, President and CEO of the Center for Global Policy Solutions
  • 11/12/16: Global National Webinar Conference Call, with Post-Election Analysis Speaker, at 2pm hosted by Marielle
  • 11/08/16: Election Day! Be sure to register to vote.
  • 10/19/16: Presidential Debate Watch Party at Marielle’s
  • 10/15/16: Attended Nickel and Dimed Play, The Justice Theatre Project
  • 10/12/16: Education & Action Group Strategy Potluck Meeting at Lindsay’s
  • 10/08/16: National Webinar Conference Calls (U.S. & Global) at Lindsay’s
  • 10/06/16: Nonprofit / Social Justice RESULTS Networking Happy Hour & Trivia Night. Listed on Facebook or Yelp.
  • 9/26/16: Attended WakeUpAndDebate: Presidential Debate Watch Party
  • 9/24/16: Attended Deborah Ross for Senate Candidate Event with Gloria Steinem
  • 9/23/16: Attended CARE Open House
  • 9/23/16: Attended UN Women Luncheon on Women’s Leadership at Executive Mansion
  • 9/14/16: Education & Action Potluck Dinner Meeting
  • 9/10/16: National Webinar Conference Call Meetings:
    • Using New Census Data to Generate Media about Ending Poverty with Guest Speaker: Elizabeth Lower-Basch or CLASP and Willie Dickerson of RESULTS Snohomish
    • Guest Speaker: Mark Shriver, Save the Children Action Fund

  • 8/28/16: Attended Neighborhood Meet’n Greet with John McNeil, Candidate for House of Representatives
  • 8/22/16: Meeting with Rep. George Holding
  • 8/19/16: Meeting with Rep. David Price
  • 8/17/16: Education & Action Potluck Dinner Meeting
  • 8/13/16: National Webinar Conference Call Meetings:
    • Meeting with Lawmakers and Candidates about Solutions to Poverty in America with Guest Speaker: Richelle Friedman of the Coalition on Human Needs and Nuns on the Bus
    • The Global Fund and Our Campaigns Progress with Guest Speaker: TB-HIV Champion Thokozile Phiri-Nkhoma
  • 8/11/16: Meeting with Office of Senator Thom Tillis
  • 7/09/16: National Webinar Conference Call Meeting: Celebrating Our Advocacy
  • 7/08/16: Attended Vigil for Justice in Policing Event
  • 6/28/16: NC RESULTS Groups Have Meetings with Sen. Burr, Office of Rep. Rouzer, Office of Sen. Tillis, Office of Rep. Holding, Office of Rep. Ellmers, Office of Rep. Price, & Office of Rep. Jones
  • 6/25/16 – 6/28/16: 36th Annual RESULTS International Conference
  • 6/11/16: National Webinar Conference Call Meetings:
    • Using Tax Policy to Reduce Wealth Inequality and Create Economic Mobility with Guest Speaker: Rachel Black, New America Foundation
    • Maternal/Child Health and the Reach Act with Guest Speaker: Raj Shah, former USAID Director
  • 06/08/16: Outreach Meeting
  • 6/07/16: Outreach Meeting
  • 5/14/16: National Webinar Conference Call Meeting on Media and the Reach Act with Guest Speaker: John Breunig, Stamford Advocate
  • 5/13/16: In-District Lobby Meeting with Rep. Holding’s Office
  • 5/12/16: Outreach Meeting
  • 5/12/16: Lobby Planning Meeting
  • 4/27/16: Education & Action Chapter Lunch Meeting
  • 3/23/16: World TB Day Webinar with Guest Speakers: Nora Rodriguez, TB Advocate and David Bryden, RESULTS TB Officer

  • 2/17/16: Education & Action Chapter Meeting
  • 2/13/16: National Webinar Conference Call Meeting  with Guest Speaker: Dr. Mark Dybul, Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

  • 1/26/16: Advocacy Education & Action Potluck Chapter Meeting

2015 Events

  • 12/12/15: National Webinar Conference Call Meeting: Celebrating a Successful 2015!
  • 12/01/15: Film Screening of The Lazarus Effect in honor of World AIDS Day
  • 11/14/15: Gathering for National Webinar Conference Call Meeting onGlobal Fund Replenishment with Guest Speaker: Christoph Benn, Director of External Relations at the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
  • 10/24/15 – 10/25/15 – Global Leadership Retreat in Port Orchard, Washington
  • 10/22/15: Media Meetings with Reporters from Raleigh News & Observer and Durham Herald-Sun with Ugandan Maternal Health Researcher and Pediatrician Rebecca Nantanda
  • 10/12/15: Stop Hunger Now Meal Packaging Event in Honor of World Food Day
  • 10/10/15: National Webinar Conference Call Meeting on Maternal/Child Health with Guest Speaker: Katie Taylor, USAID Deputy Maternal and Child Survival Coordinator
  • 9/22/15: Film Screening of Half the Sky at Cameron Village Library
  • 9/22/15: Learn Like a Girl Luncheon at the Governor’s Mansion with UN for Women
  • 8/12/15: In-District Lobby Meeting with Rep. Holding’s Office
  • 8/02/15: 1st Chapter Meeting – International Conference Takeaways & Potluck
  • 7/18/15 – 7/21/15: 35th Annual RESULTS International Conference
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