GA Notes 1/12/12
Agenda: Report Backs
Proposals: 1) Workshop scholarship
2) Office Space
3) Housing for Lela Working Group
Process Note: Strong concern regarding proposals- process is not being followed- proposals are not being annouced 24 hrs in advance.
Report Backs: Youth Jails: Jan 16th-20th Occupy the Dream, Schools not Jails
Monday 20th: Start details TBD
If the camp is taken down events will still happen as planned. There
will be teach-ins, music, arts, etc. all week long.
Occupy Our Homes: A lot of lessons were learned. Lela left w/o her pocket book b/c
she was rushed her out unexpectedly. Ultimately, we won because the
Sherrif's department was scared of Occupy.
Proposals: Funds requested to hold CT Butler Consensus workshop in accessible/close location
600 dollars. 200 passed for workshop scholarship.
Office Space Proposal: How do we move forward? Proposal passed to hold next GA on 1/19/12
and devote it entirely to a conversation about Office Space.
Upcoming GA times and locations: 1/19/12 8:00 at Youth Jail Site and 1/21/12 GA also at Youth
Announcements: Outreach is phone banked for the Youth Jail action today.
Music is planned for Wednesday at the Youth Jail site, contact Iris to volunteer
CT Butler Workshop requests that people register in advance.
There will be canvassing on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday for the Youth Jail event.
Please contact Zoe if you can volunteer.
Solid proposals for office space with specs, pictures, and contacts requested for