2021 Organizer Professional Development Days – February

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Online via Zoom

2021 Organizer Professional Development Days – For Professional Organizers in the Gamaliel Network


Wednesday, February 24th, 11- 1 CT — What we are building and why

Reading Prep:  No Shortcuts, by Jane McAlevey

Gamaliel Organizing Principles for Organizations – Found in the Members Only Portal


Agenda Items:

  • Elements of a Power Organization
  • Power Analysis and Mediating Institutions
  • Theory of Change
  • Racial Equity Transformative Narrative and 5 pathways
  • Creating an Aspirational Document
  • Local Trainings

Please Register by: January 8, 2021.  There is no fee for qualified participants IF they register by February 19th.

Register at the Members Only Portal.

Up-coming Organizer Professional Development Days



Wednesday June 28th – Organizer Development

  • Graph the Structure for Transparency
  • The Organizing Process, Core Teams and Rapid Response
  • Developing Leaders
  • The top leadership job/art of “cutting the issue”
  • Actions and the Public Meeting
  • Strategic Campaigns
  • National Issues and Local leadership
  • Race and Power 4
Wednesday, Sept. 15th  – Checklist for Longevity

  • Documents: bylaws; Articles of Incorporation; EIN & IRS letter; policies,
  • Taxes: 990; payroll taxes; state non-profit status; license to solicit etc.
  • Financial procedures and separation of duties
  • Cash flow
  • Direct communications: text, email and phone calls
  • Social Media Dos and Don’ts
  • Every Action