Power Analysis Workshop: Advocating for Real Change

When:
August 24, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Where:
Shakti in the Mountains
409 E Unaka Ave
Johnson City
Tennessee 37601
Cost:
$10.00 | Cash Payment at Door
Contact:
Kenneth Bonner, CAUSE Unlimited

CAUSE Unlimited Consulting Group presents “Power Analysis: Advocating for Real Progress.” The Power Analysis Workshop is a strategy development workshop that activists and organizers can use in order to better understand the power dynamics in our communities.

Goals of the Power Analysis Workshop

  • Understand how power is exercised, who exercises it, and how it causes and maintains the conditions that we seek to change.
  • Develop effective strategies for:
  1. Winning progressive social change
  2. Permanently altering power relationships in favor of the people suffering from the problems and conditions that we seek to change
  3. Grassroots organizing that will continue to build progressive power
  4. Mounting issue-based campaigns that help to build power AND win social change.
  5. Connecting short-term social justice activities to long-term goals

The Power Analysis Workshop will be held on August 24th, at Shakti in the Mountains, beginning at 6:00 p.m. Cost per participant is $10.00, at the door. Cash only please.

Click HERE to RSVP.

Power Analysis: Advocating for Real ChangeThe Workshop facilitator is Ken Bonner, Founder/President of CAUSE Unlimited Consulting Group. Ken is an experienced workshop leader with over twenty years’ experience teaching empowerment programs. Ken is also the President of the Community Alliance United for Social Equality (CAUSE) Organization. Among his many accomplishments, he was the principal organizer of the Appalachian Freedom Advocates Toastmasters Club (AFA). He served as President for the AFA organization in 1994, Vice-President of Education in 1995, and Club consultant from 1996-98. His leadership and guidance was an important factor in leading the AFA to being ranked number 4 Toastmaster’s club in the world for its membership classification and number 1 in District 63 for the 1995-96 year. With over 8,000 Toastmasters clubs world-wide, and District 63 being comprised of over 70 clubs; including all of East TN, Southern Kentucky, and Southwest Virginia, this was no minor accomplishment from behind prison walls. He is a published inspirational author having a story featured in the Book: Chicken Soup for the Prisoner’s Soul. From March 2012 to July 2012, Mr. Bonner appeared as a weekly guest on the Open Dialog Show hosted by Mr. Bill Lundy on Community Television of Knoxville.