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Citizens Project is delighted to announce that the recipient of the 2010 Divine Award is John Weiss! Please join us as we celebrate John's contributions to the Colorado Springs community at our sixth annual Divine Award event! Thursday, February 18, 2010 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. The Warehouse, 25 W. Cimarron St., Colorado Springs, Colorado Open to the public, $10 suggested donation Please RSVP by February 12 to: firstname.lastname@example.org or (719) 520-9899 View the electronic invitation About the Divine Award: Citizens Project’s Divine Award is given annually to an individual in the Pikes Peak region who has worked tirelessly to create a ...
A Celebration of History: Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day & Barack Obama's Inauguration January 18, 2010 Colorado Technical University, 4435 N. Chestnut St., Colorado Springs, CO Meet & Greet: 11:00 - 11:30am African American Resources: 11:30am - 12:30pm Lunch: 12:30pm - 1:30pm Cost: $25 per person Please RSVP by January 15, 2010 to Dr. James Tucker @ 719-528-1954
Teaching Tolerance invites you to watch The People Speak, a documentary film based on the works of social activist and educator Howard Zinn, A People's History of the United States and Voices of a People's History of the United States, co-authored with Anthony Arnove and reviewed by Teaching Tolerance magazine. The People Speak features dramatic and musical performances of the letters, diaries and speeches of everyday Americans who spoke up for social change, equality and justice throughout U.S. history and helped form and protect the democracy we enjoy today. The words of suffragists, civil rights leaders, anti-war proponents and labor leaders ...
Citizens Project’s Kristy Milligan Tells All (about CP on the Better Business Bureau’s radio program)
Kristy joined Katie Carrol, host of the Better Business Bureau's INSIGHTS, a weekly public affairs radio show, to talk about Citizens Project. Listen here!
In 29 states, it’s still legal to fire someone because they’re gay. Just this month, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) was introduced in the U.S. Senate, which would make it illegal to fire, refuse to hire, or refuse to promote employees simply based on sexual orientation or gender identity. Some Senate members are trying to stop passage of this important legislation. Your Senators need to know that you support ending discrimination in the workplace.
Read the August edition of Freedom Watch Online to learn about the sneaky scare tactics extremists are using to quelch equal rights, diversity and health care in our community!