Workshops

Knowledge is Power. We offer various learning opportunities through workshops and community conversations- both in person and virtually. This is not an exhaustive list- we hold many different opportunities throughout the year. to learn about upcoming event, check out our calendar. All training's are free and offer on-site childcare, evening meals, and transportation support.

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Essentials of Local Advocacy

Confused about how to advocate in the public school system and city government- especially during budget season? Learn who is responsible for what and how to ensure maximum impact in your advocacy efforts. Through this workshop, you will become familiar with the current elected leadership of New London, current topics/pressing issues, and develop fundamental skills for effective testimonies and strategies.

Community Organizing 101

This series is for parents and allies to critically reflect on deep-rooted issues in our community and how to take action to make positive changes. Participants learn about systems of oppression (racism, sexism, homophobia, adultism, capitalism), their impact, and community-based solutions, while highlighting the organizing history of people and/or groups of color  at the forefront of movements

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Undoing RacismĀ® Community Organizing

This is a 2 1/2 day intensive process that challenges participants to analyze the structures of power and privilege that hinder social equity and prepares us to be effective organizers for justice.

Financially Lit!

This introductory workshop series is designed for both parents and teens looking to take control of and increase their economic wealth. Learn how to understand finances, reduce bad debt, increase your cashflow, lower your taxes, how to plan for retirement, and more!

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And More!

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Contact Us!

(860) 574-1176

Office Location: 230 State St. New London, CT 06320
Mail: PO Box 1672 New London, CT 06320
Email: StepUpNLTeam@Gmail.Com

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