Re: National alliance on homelessness and poverty?

Virginia Sellner (
Thu, 14 Oct 1999 12:18:12 -0600 (MDT)

Sounds like some good ideas coming out of this -- we'd be interested in
being involved.

Virginia Sellner

At 10:48 AM 10/14/99 -0700, Stephen Twig Meeks wrote:
>That would be wonderful for all activists to get
>together to network in one place.....
>....and be able to take our message and solutions to
>every town and village......
>....The Grass Roots Media Conference just held in
>Austin, TX is an excellent example of how this can be
>....Though it was on a tight shoe string...and only
>about 70 people attended, a lot of face to face work
>got done here.....
>....There is no reason why we as homeless activists
>cannot do the same........
>.....Perhaps one "National" conference yearly with
>several regional conferences focalised in various
>cities here in North America........
>.....Maybe this way there will be more oppurtunities
>for us to network together face to face........
>....A national tour type conference maybe?....
>.....Any other suggestions on how maybe this might
>work effectively?..
>Peace and Solidarity;
>Stephen "Twig" Meeks
>(Hey the Rainbow Family does it.....)
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