Daily Digest – Wednesday, November 23rd 2011
Good Morning from Occupy Boston!
Today’s Weather : Rain. Breezy. Near steady temperature in the lower 40s. North winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Occupy Boston Event Highlight: The Indigenous Solidarity and Outreach Working Group is having a Teach-In on the National Day of Mourning (November 24th.) Those interested in attending or learning about the National Day of Mourning in Plymouth on November 24 are strongly encouraged to attend this teach-in to discuss the significance of this event and how we can stand in solidarity, with humility and respect.
The Media strategy summit which deals with sourcing, crafting and implementing OB’s comprehensive media strategy will be held this coming Sunday, November 27 from 2pm to 5pm. Tentative location is in Kendal Square. We are working on a location closer to camp. Stay tuned.
For the latest updates on location, more info and how to get involved please contact Martin at [email protected]
Interested in helping with Occupy Boston’s finances? The Financial Accountability Working Group (FAWG) is looking for individuals with bookkeeping, accounting or any type of finance experience; lawyers experienced in the area of corporate law; or students studying law or business.
Please e-mail [email protected] if you can help.
Other Working Groups seeking volunteers include Media, Legal, Food, Outreach, Info Tent, Logistics, Library and many, many more.
Click here for a full list of Working Groups and their contact information. See where you think your strengths lay and where you can be most effective. We are looking for support both on and off-site, so even if you can’t come down there is something to do!
If you are able to, we are still looking for both material and financial support. Any help you can give is greatly appreciated.
For information on how our money is managed, please see our Financial Accountability Working Group page.
9:00am MAMLEO – Food Drive Drop Off
10:00am FOOD BANK DROP OFF
1:00pm Non-Violence Working Group
1:30pm Get Warm with Breath and Movement
4:00pm Direct Action Meeting
5:30pm Ecumenical Communion Service
6:00pm Finance and Accountability Working Group Meeting
6:00pm Faith & Spirituality Meeting
6:00pm Houseless And Allies Community Working Group
6:30pm Safety meeting
7:00pm Fund and Awareness raiser to benefit Occupy Boston
7:00pm Indigenous Solidarity and Outreach Working Group
All Working Groups or Occupy Boston events that need placement in the Daily Digest, please e-mail [email protected]