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February Environmental Task Force Update

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The Environmental Task Force is working on actions for 2020.  Meetings are held the first Monday of each month at 6:30 at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation on Farwell Street downtown.   Read on to hear what they’ve been up to since November!

In November we discussed the current system of waste management in Eau Claire including the importance of recycling and composting.  Read More…

How Grassroot Organizing Works in Immigration

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By: Perla Martinez-Beltran, and Joyce Anderson, edited by Lynn Buske

The key component to JONAH’s grassroots organizing is
building relationships with each other – sharing one-by-one who we are, where
we are from, and understanding and respecting not only our differences but what
we share in common. When we get to know a person it is impossible to not care
for each other deeply – Read More…

JONAH’s Affordable Housing Task Force Statement regarding City of Wausau’s Fine on Homelessness

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If you would like to make your voice heard on this issue, find the contact information for the Wausau City Council and government officials here: http://www.ci.wausau.wi.us/Departments/CityCouncil/Alderpersons.aspx

JONAH’s Affordable Housing Task Force Statement regarding City of Wausau’s fine on homelessness

As the Co-chair of the JONAH Affordable Housing Task Force, we were extremely disappointed to read that Wausau city officials passed an ordinance that fines individuals for sleeping in parking ramp stairways.  Read More…