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Community Organizing - how to connect with others and gain support for your cause

January 31, 2018

In person outreach and engaging the public in a 'one on one' or public speaking fashion can easily feel overwhelming, even for the most extroverted of us. So how can you ease the stress, anxiety, and initial barriers to actually getting people to talk to you? Come learn some tips, tricks, and best practices to getting cold glances to melt and strangers to hear you out.

In this workshop we will be covering some of the basic and most common scenarios and how to best navigate each one. For example, fliering on street corners or in university halls, tabling at events, and speaking to a crowd during a public event or action. Each section will be broken down into an hour each and will incorporate participatory activities.


Time: 6:30 - 9:30pm
Venue: University of Toronto (Exact location TBC)
Location: Toronto, ON
For information contact: Laura@Toolsforchange
Categories: Skills & Training

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