Proposals and Campaign Working Groups
We hope that this conference will come up
with some concrete ideas, so we are suggesting that members
submit proposals for ongoing efforts.
Below is an initial outline on how that can
proceed. We welcome
ideas to improve it.
Lists of the
Submit Your Proposal
We are asking that immigrant and activist organizations submit
immigrant campaign proposals for discussion during the conference
[please read: About
Copies of proposals will be distributed to the conference
participants for discussion and endorsement at the Strategy
Assembly Sunday, July 30 afternoon, please check the conference
The campaign proposals should follow our points
Based on the endorsed proposals, we'll create several working
groups, along with a volunteer intern steering committee.
to carry out the projects for the next six months.
Working groups are open to everyone, and they will elect
or appoint 1-2 persons to join the intern steering committee
Some suggestions for working groups, (others can be added):
- Community Support
- Day Labor
Working Groups and the intern steering committee will have
bi-monthly conference calls and separate working e-mail lists,
we'll offer necessary logistics supports.
After 4 months, we hope such efforts will help us create
a permanent direct-action based national grassroots immigrant
coalition (either create a brand new organization, or a continuation
of National Immigrant Solidarity Network), with a elected
steering committee, and call for a national conference on
Proposal Submit Form