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First Annual South Hampton Roads Virginia Organizing Picnic

Everyone is invited to our first South Hampton Roads Annual Virginia Organizing Picnic to be held on Sunday, July 17th from 4PM-8PM at the McCarthy’s home, 3845 Prince Phillip Circle, Virginia Beach, 23452.  Bring a dish to share.  We will … Continue reading

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2010 Annual Report

“To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals – this alone is worth the struggle.” -William Penn Virginia Organizing is pleased to present this 2010 Annual Report with highlights of the hard work … Continue reading

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Interpreting for Social Justice Workshop

Wayside Center for Popular Education is offering an Interpreting for Social Justice  workshop on May 13 -15th 2011.  The workshop is intended for bilingual social justice activists and workers who would like to learn more about interpreting and translating in … Continue reading

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Victory! Mobile Home Park Protective Policy and the Human Rights Resolution

“Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.” -Gail Devers It has been a long journey for the residents … Continue reading

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Current Events

Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another.  ~Walter Elliott, The Spiritual Life The Issue Teams have been hard at work on various fronts! The The Affordable Housing/Providence Mobile Home Park Issue Team has … Continue reading

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In the News: Immigration Reform Protestors Rally at Norfolk DMV

“There is strength in numbers, and if we all work together as a team, we can be unstoppable.” -Craig Kielburger Virginia Organizing took part in a rally at the Norfolk DMV to protest Virginia Governor McDonnell’s recent decision to exclude … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget!!!

The vote is the most powerful instrument ever devised by man for breaking down injustice and destroying the terrible walls which imprison men because they are different from other men. -Lyndon B. Johnson This year is an election year for … Continue reading

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