Past Events

We want to hear from you! Alabama Arise’s members are our lifeblood, ensuring we remain an authentic movement for change driven by everyday people across our state. Check out one of our upcoming events near you. Don’t see one? Contact your local Arise organizer to set up a meeting in your community!

Note: Alabama Arise continues its commitment to protect the health and safety of our members, staff and the public. We have resumed limited in-person meetings and events, with attendance determined on a case-by-case basis. We also continue to arrange virtual meetings. Please contact one of our organizers for help with in-person and virtual events.

Region
North Alabama (including Anniston, Gadsden and Huntsville) Debbie Smith Email Debbie
North Alabama (including Birmingham, Florence and Tuscaloosa) Stan Johnson Email Stan
Southeast Alabama (including Auburn, Dothan and Montgomery) Mike Nicholson Email Mike
Southwest Alabama (including Mobile and Selma) Presdelane Harris Email Pres

South AL Happy Hour & Postcard Writing

Please join us for an advocacy “Happy Hour.” We will raise a toast to celebrate the benefits of expanding Medicaid in Alabama and write letters of support to the governor and our elected officials. So grab your favorite beverage, pen and paper, then join us! We [...]

Date
September 27, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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2021 Alabama Arise annual meeting

Alabama Arise will again hold its annual meeting online. Join us on Zoom on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021, from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Attendance is free. Click here to register and confirm your spot today. During the meeting, members will vote on our 2022 budget, elect our [...]

Date
September 25, 2021 @ 9:30 am
Venue
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Mobile County membership meeting

Please join us as we discuss the upcoming annual meeting on Sept. 25 and other updates. Register for either meeting at the link below.  We need you in our movement for change! Arise membership meeting Tuesday, Sept. 14 – 6 to 7:30 p.m. Register here. After registering, [...]

Date
September 14, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Baldwin County membership meeting

Please join us as we discuss the upcoming annual meeting on Sept. 25 and other updates. Register for either meeting at the link below.  We need you in our movement for change! Arise membership meeting Monday, Sept. 13 – 6 to 7:30 p.m. Register here. After registering, [...]

Date
September 13, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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South AL Happy Hour & Postcard Writing

Please join us for an advocacy "Happy Hour." We will raise a toast to celebrate the benefits of expanding Medicaid in Alabama and write letters of support to the governor and our elected officials. So grab your favorite beverage, pen and paper, then join us! We [...]

Date
August 23, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Baldwin County membership meeting

Please join us as we discuss the upcoming annual meeting on Sept. 25 and other updates. Register for either meeting at the link below.  We need you in our movement for change! Arise membership meeting Tuesday, Aug. 10 – 6 to 7:30 p.m. Register here. After registering, [...]

Date
August 10, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Mobile County membership meeting

Please join us as we discuss the upcoming annual meeting on Sept. 25 and other updates. Register for either meeting at the link below.  We need you in our movement for change! Arise membership meeting Monday, Aug. 9 – 6 to 7:30 p.m. Register here. After registering, [...]

Date
August 9, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Town Hall Tuesdays – Justice for all

Arise’s statewide online summer listening sessions are a chance to hear what’s happening on key state policy issues and share your vision for our 2022 policy agenda. Register now to help identify emerging issues and inform our work to build a better Alabama. July 13th, 6 [...]

Date
July 13, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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South AL Happy Hour & Postcard Writing

Please join us for an advocacy "Happy Hour." We will fellowship together while we write postcards/notes to our governor and elected officials supporting Medicaid Expansion and other issues of concern. So grab your favorite beverage, pen and paper, then join us! We will provide information to [...]

Date
July 12, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Tuscaloosa Regional Listening Session

Join organizer Stan Johnson for an open mic Zoom listening session for the Tuscaloosa region, starting at 6 p.m. on July 8, 2021. Register here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about joining the meeting.  

Date
July 8, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Town Hall Tuesdays – Health care for all

Arise’s statewide online summer listening sessions are a chance to hear what’s happening on key state policy issues and share your vision for our 2022 policy agenda. Register now to help identify emerging issues and inform our work to build a better Alabama. June 29th, 6 [...]

Date
June 29, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Town Hall Tuesdays – A better Alabama for all

Arise’s statewide online summer listening sessions are a chance to hear what’s happening on key state policy issues and share your vision for our 2022 policy agenda. Register now to help identify emerging issues and inform our work to build a better Alabama. June 15th, 6 [...]

Date
June 15, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Mobile County membership meeting

The 2021 regular legislative session has ended and we are planning for the summer. Please join us for additional updates following the session and to find out more about summer plans. We need you! Arise membership meeting Tuesday, June 8 – 6 to 7:30 p.m. Register [...]

Date
June 8, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Baldwin County membership meeting

The 2021 regular legislative session has ended and we are planning for the summer. Please join us for additional updates following the session and to find out more about summer plans. We need you! Arise membership meeting Monday, June 7 – 6 to 7:30 p.m. Register [...]

Date
June 7, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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2021 legislative session wrap-up

The 2021 legislative session will end on May 17. Join us the next day - Tuesday, May 18 - to find out what happened. We also will discuss initial next steps to keep moving our vision forward! Registration is required. Click here to register. Alabama Arise [...]

Date
May 18, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
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Mobile County membership meeting

The 2021 legislative Session is drawing to a close, but we still have opportunities to make a difference. Please join us as we discuss what's happening and what remains possible. Arise membership meeting Tuesday, May 11, 2021 – 6 to 7:30 p.m. Register here. After registering, [...]

Date
May 11, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Baldwin County membership meeting

The 2021 legislative Session is drawing to a close, but we still have opportunities to make a difference. Please join us as we discuss what's happening and what remains possible. Arise membership meeting Monday, May 10, 2021 – 6 to 7:30 p.m. Register here. After registering, [...]

Date
May 10, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Membership Monday 2021 – April 12

These sessions are your opportunity to get the latest updates on the legislative session and then break into groups to talk to other Arise members around the state. In the breakouts, participants can share about their advocacy actions and learn what others are doing. Meeting participants [...]

Date
April 12, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Membership Monday 2021 – March 15

These sessions are your opportunity to get the latest updates on the legislative session and then break into groups to talk to other Arise members around the state. In the breakouts, participants can share about their advocacy actions and learn what others are doing. Meeting participants [...]

Date
March 15, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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2021 action briefings – State budget priorities

Alabama’s 2021 legislative session begins Feb. 2. It will not proceed as usual given the extraordinary times in which we live. But we still need to be prepared to move our issues forward. This virtual briefing will both inform and equip us to act strategically to [...]

Date
February 1, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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2021 action briefings – Criminal justice and death penalty reform

Alabama’s 2021 legislative session begins Feb. 2. It will not proceed as usual given the extraordinary times in which we live. But we still need to be prepared to move our issues forward. This virtual briefing will both inform and equip us to act strategically to [...]

Date
January 26, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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2021 action briefings – Voting rights

Alabama’s 2021 legislative session begins Feb. 2. It will not proceed as usual given the extraordinary times in which we live. But we still need to be prepared to move our issues forward. This virtual briefing will both inform and equip us to act strategically to [...]

Date
January 19, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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2021 action briefings – Legislative advocacy in a pandemic

Alabama’s 2021 legislative session begins Feb. 2. It will not proceed as usual given the extraordinary times in which we live. But we still need to be prepared to move our issues forward. This virtual briefing will both inform and equip us to act strategically to [...]

Date
January 12, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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John Lewis Commemorative Caravan & Last Words Reading

The Alabama NAACP has partnered with ENUF to commemorate the life, legacy and last words of the late Congressman John Lewis. The caravan will assemble at the foot of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma and depart at 1 p.m. to the Alabama State Capitol. Lewis' [...]

Date
October 24, 2020 @ 1:00 pm
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Alabama Summit on Reimagining Justice

Arise executive director Robyn Hyden will be a guest panel speaker for the second annual Alabama Summit on Reimagining Justice. The event will explore policy solutions surrounding Alabama's criminal legal system. The virtual event will be held on Zoom on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, from 9 [...]

Date
October 21, 2020 @ 9:00 am
Venue
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2020 Alabama Arise annual meeting

For the first time ever, Alabama Arise will hold its annual meeting online! Join us on Zoom on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, from 10 a.m. to noon. Attendance is free. Click here to register and confirm your spot today. During the meeting, members will vote on [...]

Date
October 3, 2020 @ 10:00 am
Venue
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Town Hall Tuesdays – Closing the coverage gap

Arise’s statewide online summer listening sessions are a chance to hear what’s happening on key state policy issues and share your vision for our 2021 policy agenda. Register now to help identify emerging issues and inform our work to build a better Alabama. September 1st, 6 [...]

Date
September 1, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Town Hall Tuesdays – Feeding our families

Arise’s statewide online summer listening sessions are a chance to hear what’s happening on key state policy issues and share your vision for our 2021 policy agenda. Register now to help identify emerging issues and inform our work to build a better Alabama. August 18th, 6 [...]

Date
August 18, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Town Hall Tuesdays – Shared prosperity

Arise’s statewide online summer listening sessions are a chance to hear what’s happening on key state policy issues and share your vision for our 2021 policy agenda. Register now to help identify emerging issues and inform our work to build a better Alabama. August 4th, 6 [...]

Date
August 4, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Town Hall Tuesdays – Getting civic

Arise’s statewide online summer listening sessions are a chance to hear what’s happening on key state policy issues and share your vision for our 2021 policy agenda. Register now to help identify emerging issues and inform our work to build a better Alabama. July 21st, 6 [...]

Date
July 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Town Hall Tuesdays – Justice for all

Arise’s statewide online summer listening sessions are a chance to hear what’s happening on key state policy issues and share your vision for our 2021 policy agenda. Register now to help identify emerging issues and inform our work to build a better Alabama. July 7th, 6 [...]

Date
July 7, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Town Hall Tuesdays – Money talks

Arise’s statewide online summer listening sessions are a chance to hear what’s happening on key state policy issues and share your vision for our 2021 policy agenda. Register now to help identify emerging issues and inform our work to build a better Alabama. June 23rd, 6 [...]

Date
June 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
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Racial Justice and Reconciliation Zoom speaker series

The Episcopal Diocese of the Central Gulf Coast Commission on Racial Justice and Reconciliation invites everyone to a Zoom meeting with Arise executive director Robyn Hyden. The online meeting will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 6. Here's how to participate: Go to https://southalabama.zoom.us/j/92605923640 [...]

Date
May 6, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
Venue
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Arise Legislative Day 2020

Speak out for a better Alabama! Arise’s 2020 Legislative Day is on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at the Alabama State House in Montgomery. Details are below. Attendance is free, and lunch is included at no cost. Click here to make an optional donation to help cover the [...]

Date
February 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am
Venue
Alabama State House
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Baldwin County legislative meet and greet 2020

As the Alabama Legislature’s 2020 regular session approaches, it's important for folks to stay engaged with their elected officials. Our legislators play a key role in shaping policies that can make our communities and state better. That's why we want to offer Alabama Arise supporters a [...]

Date
January 27, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
University of South Alabama’s Baldwin County Classroom Complex
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Anniston Issue Preview 2020

Arise members from the Anniston area will discuss 2020 issue priorities like Medicaid expansion, untaxing groceries and voting rights. Your ideas and suggestions are important, so come join us! We will meet at the Public Library of Anniston and Calhoun County in Anniston on Thursday, Jan. [...]

Date
January 23, 2020 @ 12:00 pm
Venue
Public Library of Anniston and Calhoun County
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Mobile County legislative meet and greet 2020

As the Alabama Legislature’s 2020 regular session approaches, it's important for folks to stay engaged with their elected officials. Our legislators play a key role in shaping policies that can make our communities and state better. That's why we want to offer Alabama Arise supporters a [...]

Date
January 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Dauphin Way United Methodist Church
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Tuscaloosa Issue Preview 2020

Arise members from the Tuscaloosa area will discuss 2020 issue priorities like Medicaid expansion, untaxing groceries and voting rights. Your ideas and suggestions are important, so come join us! We will meet at Grace Presbyterian Church in Tuscaloosa on Tuesday, Jan. 21. Email Stan Johnson with [...]

Date
January 21, 2020 @ 5:30 pm
Venue
Grace Presbyterian Church
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Own Your Vote Diversity Series Lunch & Learn

Alabama Arise policy analyst Dev Wakeley will be speaking during the "Own Your Vote" diversity series at The University of Alabama. The event will be held Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. in 2019/2020 Little Hall. Lunch will be provided.

Date
January 9, 2020 @ 12:00 pm
Venue
University of Alabama
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Arise 2020 legislative preview in Gadsden

Alabama’s 2020 legislative session is just around the corner, and Arise is excited to keep promoting policies that make life better for people across our state. We believe Medicaid expansion, untaxing groceries and our other issue priorities offer a blueprint for real change in Alabama.   [...]

Date
December 12, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
Venue
Back Forty Beer Company
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Arise membership meeting in Mobile

We want to hear from you! Join us in Mobile for an Arise membership meeting to discuss our 2020 issue priorities and our plans to move Alabama forward. The event will be at Dauphin Way United Methodist Church in Mobile at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. [...]

Date
December 10, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Dauphin Way United Methodist Church
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Arise membership meeting in Fairhope

We want to hear from you! Join us in Fairhope for an Arise membership meeting to discuss our 2020 issue priorities and our plans to move Alabama forward. The event will be at the University of South Alabama Baldwin County in Fairhope at 6 p.m. on [...]

Date
December 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
University of South Alabama’s Baldwin County Classroom Complex
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Arise membership meeting in Mobile

We want to hear from you! Join us in Mobile for an Arise membership meeting to discuss our 2020 issue priorities and our plans to move Alabama forward. We will meet in Quinlan Hall - Room 129. The event will be at Spring Hill College in [...]

Date
October 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Spring Hill College
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Arise membership meeting in Fairhope

We want to hear from you! Join us in Fairhope for an Arise membership meeting to discuss our 2020 issue priorities and our plans to move Alabama forward. We will meet in the Classroom Complex - Room 11. The event will be at the University of [...]

Date
October 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
University of South Alabama’s Baldwin County Classroom Complex
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Arise membership meeting in Mobile

We want to hear from you! Join us in Mobile for an Arise membership meeting to discuss our 2020 issue priorities and our plans to move Alabama forward. We will meet in Quinlan Hall - Room 235. The event will be at Spring Hill College in [...]

Date
September 10, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Spring Hill College
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Arise membership meeting in Fairhope

We want to hear from you! Join us in Fairhope for an Arise membership meeting to discuss our 2020 issue priorities and our plans to move Alabama forward. We will meet in the Classroom Complex - Room 11. The event will be at the University of [...]

Date
September 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
University of South Alabama’s Baldwin County Classroom Complex
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2019 Arise annual meeting

Registration is open for the 2019 Arise annual meeting on Saturday, Sept. 7! Members and member groups of Alabama Arise will vote for the priority issues for 2020. Please RSVP by Aug. 30, 2019, by clicking here or by calling the Arise office at 334-832-9060. The [...]

Date
September 7, 2019 @ 9:30 am
Venue
Aldersgate United Methodist Church
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Arise listening session in Jacksonville

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Jacksonville on Aug. 20 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
August 20, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Venue
Episcopal Campus Ministry Center
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Arise listening session in Andalusia

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Andalusia on Aug. 8 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
August 8, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Andalusia City Hall
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Arise listening session in Auburn

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Auburn on July 11 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
July 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
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Arise listening session in Montgomery

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Montgomery on July 10 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
July 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Venue
Providence Presbyterian Church
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Arise listening session in Decatur

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Decatur on June 25 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
June 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
St. John’s Episcopal Church
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Arise listening session in Huntsville

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Huntsville on June 20 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
June 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Trinity United Methodist Church
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Arise listening session in Tuscaloosa

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Tuscaloosa on June 20 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
June 20, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
Venue
Grace Presbyterian Church
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Arise listening session in Florence

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Florence on June 20 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
June 20, 2019 @ 11:00 am
Venue
Royal Avenue Recreation Center
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Arise listening session in Anniston

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Anniston on June 11 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
June 11, 2019 @ 11:00 am
Venue
Community Enabler Developer
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Arise listening session in Birmingham

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Birmingham on June 9 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
June 9, 2019 @ 11:45 am
Venue
Unitarian Universalist Church of Birmingham
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Arise listening session in Birmingham

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Birmingham on June 6 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
June 6, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Venue
Greater Birmingham Ministries
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Arise listening session in Tuscaloosa

Arise is listening, and your input can help shape our 2020 agenda. Join us for a listening session in Tuscaloosa on June 2 to share what you have to say about our issues and strategies for the next year. These discussions help inform the issue priorities [...]

Date
June 2, 2019 @ 10:30 am
Venue
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Tuscaloosa
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Medicaid listening session in Fort Payne

Changes are coming to Alabama Medicaid, and Arise wants to hear from you! So please share your health care experiences, concerns and suggestions as Medicaid plans new ways to improve health in our state. This event is free to attend. A light lunch will be served. [...]

Date
April 3, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Venue
Fort Payne Pediatrics
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Brewton community forum on Medicaid expansion

Join us for a conversation about how Medicaid expansion would help Escambia County and communities across Alabama. Featured speakers will include: Dr. David Becker, an associate professor in the UAB School of Public Health and author of the study “Medicaid Expansion in Alabama: Revisiting the Economic [...]

Date
April 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital
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League of Women Voters of Montgomery: March 2019 meeting

Medicaid expansion, payday lending reform and voting rights are key items on Alabama Arise's 2019 agenda for change. Arise executive director Robyn Hyden will talk to the League of Women Voters of Montgomery about these and other issues. Come learn how you can make a difference!

Date
March 21, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
Venue
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Montgomery
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Arise Legislative Day 2019

Your voice matters! Make plans now to speak up for a better Alabama for all. Join us at Arise's 2019 Legislative Day on Tuesday, March 19, in Montgomery. Click here to RSVP today!

Date
March 19, 2019 @ 9:30 am
Venue
Alabama State House
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Phenix City community forum on payday lending reform

Payday loans trap tens of thousands of Alabamians in deep debt every year. Join us to hear how payday lending affects people in Phenix City and across the state. Then learn how you can help make a difference. Alabama Arise is co-hosting this event with Alabama [...]

Date
March 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Allen Temple African Methodist Episcopal Church
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Mobile County membership meeting

Arise members from Mobile County meet monthly to discuss how to build a better Alabama for all. Your ideas and suggestions are important, so come join us!

Date
March 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Dauphin Way United Methodist Church
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Jacksonville issue preview 2019

Arise members from the Jacksonville area will discuss 2019 issue priorities like Medicaid expansion, public transportation and voting rights. Your ideas and suggestions are important, so come join us! We will meet at Jacksonville State University in the Houston Cole Library - Room 1103C.

Date
February 28, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Venue
Jacksonville State University
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Andalusia town hall on payday lending reform

Payday loans trap tens of thousands of Alabamians in deep debt every year. Join us to hear how payday lending affects people in Andalusia and across the state. Then learn how you can help make a difference. Alabama Arise and Alabama Appleseed are co-hosting this event.

Date
February 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Andalusia City Hall
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Huntsville meet and greet February 2019

Join Arise executive director Robyn Hyden and organizer Debbie Smith for a Huntsville-area meet and greet! This event is just a few blocks away from the Madison County Legislative Forum starting at 7 p.m. So join us for a drink, or simply stop by to chat about Arise. [...]

Date
February 25, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
Venue
Old Town Beer Exchange
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Baldwin County legislative meet and greet 2019

The Alabama Legislature’s 2019 regular session begins March 5. Our legislators play a key role in shaping policies that can make our communities and state better. This is a chance to hear from them and have them hear from us. The meeting is in Room 11. [...]

Date
February 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
University of South Alabama’s Baldwin County Classroom Complex
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Medicaid listening session in Uniontown

Health care access is a major challenge for many Alabamians in the Black Belt and other rural areas. Join Arise for a Medicaid listening session and learn how Medicaid expansion would protect rural hospitals and strengthen communities.

Date
February 18, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Venue
Quinn Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church
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Madison community forum on payday lending reform

Payday loans trap tens of thousands of Alabamians in deep debt every year. Join us to hear how payday lending affects people in Andalusia and across the state. Then learn how you can help make a difference. Alabama Arise is co-hosting this event with Alabama Appleseed [...]

Date
February 12, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Venue
Good Shepherd United Methodist Church
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Mobile County legislative meet and greet 2019

The Alabama Legislature's 2019 regular session begins March 5. Our legislators play a key role in shaping policies that can make our communities and state better. This is a chance to hear from them and have them hear from us. Please join us!

Date
February 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Dauphin Way United Methodist Church
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Baldwin County membership meeting

Arise members from Baldwin County meet monthly to discuss how to build a better Alabama for all. Your ideas and suggestions are important, so come join us!

Date
February 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Fairhope Friends Meeting House
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Tuscaloosa issue preview 2019

Arise members from the Tuscaloosa area will discuss 2019 issue priorities like Medicaid expansion, public transportation and voting rights. Your ideas and suggestions are important, so come join us!

Date
February 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Tuscaloosa
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Birmingham issue preview 2019

Date
January 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Venue
Greater Birmingham Ministries
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Mobile County membership meeting

Date
January 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Dauphin Way United Methodist Church
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Baldwin County membership meeting

Date
January 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue
Fairhope Friends Meeting House
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2015 Arise Policy Conference

Share the Vision: Creating A Path Forward Join with hundreds of people working toward a better Alabama at the 2015 Arise Policy Conference on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at Birmingham-Southern College! Learn about the policy challenges facing our state and how your advocacy can help make Alabama a [...]

Date
February 5, 2015 @ 12:00 am
Venue
Norton Center, BirminghamSouthern College
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Moving Alabama Forward: ACPP Policy Conference

Share the Vision: Moving Alabama Forward, You won't want to miss "Moving Alabama Forward," the 2013 ACPP Policy Conference, Fri., Feb. 8, at Auburn University Montgomery. This year's event comes at a particularly urgent and promising time for improving public policies that affect our most vulnerable neighbors. During [...]

Date
February 8, 2013 @ 12:00 am
Venue
Taylor Center, Auburn University Montgomery
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2009 Health Care Access Conference

Knowledge, strategies & hope for a healthier Alabama A statewide conference presented by Arise Citizens' Policy Project, Alabama Appleseed and the Birmingham-Southern chapter of Alabama Arise and made possible by a generous grant from the Public Welfare Foundation. The 2009 conference brochure describes the 20 breakout workshops, [...]

Date
February 10, 2009 @ 12:00 am
Venue
Norton Center, BirminghamSouthern College
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2007 Poverty & Policy Conference

Let Justice Roll It's inspiring to know that nearly 400 Alabamians are willing to brave icy winds to spend a day envisioning a fairer Alabama! On Feb. 15, 2007, the second Poverty & Policy Conference filled Birmingham-Southern's Norton Campus Center with civic and church leaders, community advocates, [...]

Date
February 15, 2007 @ 12:00 am
Venue
Norton Center, BirminghamSouthern College
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2005 Poverty & Policy Conference

ACPP's first-ever statewide Poverty & Policy Conference drew more than 480 participants to Birmingham-Southern College on Feb. 15, 2005. The all-day event brought together community activists, church leaders, state agency personnel, nationally recognized scholars and policy experts, and 160 college and university students from around the state. [...]

Date
February 15, 2005 @ 12:00 am
Venue
Norton Center, BirminghamSouthern College
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