May 21, 2017, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Come turn your values into action. Meet engaged neighbors, local experts, and Lower East Side non-profits to see how you can join together to serve your community. Upstander training & self-care demos, voter registration, and volunteering resources offered. Center for Anti-Violence Education (CAE) will lead short Upstander demonstrations every half-hour. CAE Upstander workshops are designed to equip those facing hate and violence with de-escalation skills and basic self-defense techniques.
Participating groups include organizations such as Indivisible, Fourth Arts Block and Center for Anti-Violence Education, and local community groups such as Lower East Side action group.
Open discussion tables available. Refreshments served. FREE and open to all!