Seeding Change is proud to co-sponsor the SOUL‘s 2016 National Youth Organizing Training Institute. Applications are due Friday, February 12, 2015.
West Coast: March 30, 31 & April 1 : Oakland, CA
Co-sponsored by: Arab Resource & Organizing Center, Chinese Progressive Association Youth MOJO, Coleman Advocates, Innercity Struggle & Seeding Change
To apply online: OAK individual application & OAK organizational application.
Apply by 2/12
East Coast Institute Applications coming soon!
Week of April 25-30 :: New York, NY
The INSTITUTE 2016, offered on both East & West Coasts, is an introductory organizing training for young organizers, young member leaders, and youth organizers from across the country.
Participants will come together to build their skills, exchange lessons learned, and strategize to fight and win justice for our communities. We’ll develop a solid and systematic orientation to the fundamentals of organizing, including base-building, campaign strategy, and leadership development. Rooted in current youth struggles, the INSTITUTE will provide a unique space for emerging leaders to engage with the challenges and opportunities of the current moment, to advance our organizations and to build a stronger movement.
Participants will receive SOUL’s youth organizing curriculum manual, as well as breakfast and lunch for all days of training. Training fees range from $200 to $690, and are determined on a sliding scale based on organizational budget. The training fee does not cover lodging expenses. The training fee does not cover lodging expenses.
Space for THE INSTITUTES is limited, so please do apply early!
:: Application Instructions ::
This application has two parts.
ORGANIZATIONAL APPLICATION. Organizational staff should complete this part of the application. Only one application per organization is required.
INDIVIDUAL APPLICATION. Each person who is applying to attend the National Youth Organizing Training Institute must complete this individual application.
Each application can be submitted separately, but BOTH applications must be submitted online by the due date in order to be considered.
Oakland Institute application deadline is February 12, 2015.
NEW YORK INSTITUTE week of April 25 :: Applications coming soon!