Bay Area #JewishResistance Training: A 2-Day Organizing Workshop for Fighting and Winning in the Age of Trump

May 21, 2017 at 9am
Chochmat HaLev
2215 Prince St
Berkeley, CA 94705
United States
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Leili Davari-Bitton ·

In the face of bigotry and attacks on democracy, Americans are rising up at an unprecedented scale and intensity. Now is a crucial moment to hone your skills and strengthen your commitment and connections to build structural and communal power. Together, we are going to usher in an America that finally lives up to its promise of freedom and equality for everyone.


Training schedule and components:

  • Sunday, May 21st, 9:00am-5:00pm: Anti-Oppression training and Non-Violent Direct Action training


Training details:

  • Sunday, May 21st, 9am-5pm, Chochmat Halev, 2215 Prince Street, Berkeley, CA


At this training you will:

  • Learn core community organizing skills
  • Learn concepts and skills for nonviolent direct action and civil disobedience
  • Engage with a framework for understanding and fighting racism and internalized antisemitism - working toward greater commitment, more inclusive groups and stronger partnerships and coalitions
  • Build relationships and prepare yourself to fight back and build power

Meals: Lunch, coffee, tea, and snacks will be provided.


Childcare: We are assessing childcare needs for the training. Please let us know if you would like childcare during the training no later than April 28th by emailing Leili Davari-Bitton. We will follow up to let you know if childcare is available.


Tickets: Please select your ticket from the sliding scale below at the price that is right for you. No one turned away for lack of funds. To receive further discount, please contact Leili Davari-Bitton.

Will you come?

$360.00 Sponsor
This rate fully covers the cost for two participants, along with providing subsidies to other leaders in your community. Allows us to train an abundance of leaders and increase our movement’s power.

$180.00 Macher
This rate contributes to trainer and staff costs and enables us to offer lower-priced tickets to other leaders in your community. Your bubbe/safta/grandmother would be proud!

$72.00 Mensch
This rate covers local out of pocket costs for one participant.

$36.00 Activist
This subsidized rate helps to cover some costs of the training.