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localize this! action camp

Posted: June 2 2011

Where: BEAUTIFUL Vashon Island, WA
(20 min. Ferry from Seattle)
When: August 14-21, 2010
Final Action on 21st
Cost: Sliding scale $200-$400 for all 8 days
(No one will be turned away for lack of funds*)
Attend one day's sessions, $50
All Camping, Trainings, and Food are included! (Bring a tent & sleeping bag.)

Contact Backbone Campaign if you have questions: 206.408.8058
[email protected]

* FYI - The real cost of camp for Backbone is over $350 per person. Please consider increasing your payment to $400 or more in order to help us cover the cost of scholarships.

Skill Sharing & Building All Week Long!

  • Grand Strategy & Creative Tactics
  • Community Supported Organizer Skills
  • Action Planning & Earned Media
  • Anti-Foreclosure, Eviction Protection & Buy-back Strategies (by City Life-Vida Urbana of Boston)
  • Organizing from a Human Rights Framework (by United Workers of Baltimore)
  • NVDA, Tripod, Blockades Training
  • Rappelling, Kayak Safety & Water-Based Tactics
  • Giant Puppet & Banner Building
  • Economic Democracy Strategies
  • Drumming, Flash Mobs
  • and More!
red hook, new york


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