MNxMN 2018: Beyond Resistance is a brand new social justice conference designed to bring together new and experienced activists from around the state to focus on issues affecting all Minnesotans. Our goal is for participants to become more effective advocates in preparation for the 2018 legislative session, mid-term elections and ongoing grassroots activism.
This one-day event will feature workshops, speakers, forums and activities to deepen knowledge, develop advocacy skills and build relationships between new and existing activist organizations and individuals. Sessions will be based on the following themes:
Skills for Effective Activism
Understanding the Issues: Passion to Purpose
Interested in applying for a MN NOW Scholarship for this event? In order to receive a scholarship you have to be a Minnesota NOW member, and you have to commit to bringing what you’ve learned back to the organization in some way or another. Some options include: writing a blog post about your experience, updating an issue page on our website, planning an action or working with a committee to plan an action based on what you learned, or giving a short presentation at a board or chapter meeting.
Fill out the following form to apply for a scholarship to the conference. The info below is what we need to register you. Deadline for applying is January 14th.