How’s the current political climate feeling to you? Not very comfy? Want to do something about it?
This action-oriented presentation is geared for people who want to make a difference. Learn how to get more involved in political advocacy.
Sarah Levin, Director of Grassroots and Community Programs at the Secular Coalition for America (SCA), will:
+ share updates from SCA’s lobbying team on Capitol Hill
+ present SCA’s Secular Values Voter campaign, a long-term vision to build and mobilize a cohesive, influential secular voting bloc united by shared secular values.
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What to bring: $3.00 per person to help pay for the room…and snacks or beverages to share, if you can, please. Learning about political advocacy builds one’s appetite, you know. Nom nom.
Sarah Levin graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies from American University, where she served as president of the university’s Secular Student Alliance affiliate. Since joining the Secular Coalition for America in 2013, she has managed and grown the Secular Coalition’s state advocacy program and implemented various grassroots campaigns at the national and state levels, including:
+ the 2014 “Knit a Brick” campaign to protest the Hobby Lobby v. Burwell decision;
+ the 2015 (now annual) Bad Bill Madness; and
+ a new political party organizing initiative, launched in 2016 when the first-ever Secular Caucus was established at the Texas Democratic Convention and three secular policy resolutions were incorporated into the party platform.
Prior to joining the Secular Coalition for America, Sarah completed her AmeriCorps service by serving low-income immigrant and refugee families as a community liaison at the Greenbrier Learning Center in Arlington, Virginia.
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