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Where have we been?

Where are we now?

Phase 1 Phase 2 Phase 3

Phase 1 (2016)

We recruited stakeholders to analyze the problem, created a beginning set of system elements, and began considering a framework for a Detroit community development system.

Phase 2 (2017-2018)

We formed an Advisory Council, conducted extensive research resulting in a specific set of challenges and created Task Forces to respond to those challenges and develop test-projects for most of the elements.

Phase 3 (2019-2020)

Stakeholders will champion elements of the system, working closely with CDOs and GROs, by “test-piloting” project ideas:

  • Coordination of Capacity Building Services
  • Community Development Career Navigation Model
  • Neighborhood Vitality Success Framework
  • Neighborhood Voice and Advocacy Framework
  • At least two city-CDO funded partnerships

Simultaneously we will:

  • Activate the System Capitalization element
  • Establish a governance/oversight structure
  • Develop a process to resolve CDO coverage for all neighborhoods
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2021 Municipal Movement Politics Academy

Tuesday, January 12Saturday, April 17

2021 Municipal Movement Politics Academy

Who: current or prospective campaign staff or candidates in a 2021 municipal election

When: The course is SEVEN weeks long. Sessions are split into weeknight and Saturday sessions. Set dates are as follows; all weeknight training will run from 6 pm to 8:30 pm, and all Saturday training will run from 10 am to 4 pm.

Week 1

  • Tuesday, March 2nd
  • Thursday, March 4th

Week 2

  • Wednesday, March 10th
  • Saturday, March 13th

Week 3

  • Tuesday, March 16th
  • Saturday, March 20th

Week 4 

  • Tuesday, March 23rd
  • Thursday, March 25th

Week 5 

  • Wednesday, March 31st

Week 6

  • Optional session: Either April 6,7 or 8th: we will host a Q&A with champion movement politicians who served office
  • Saturday, April 10th

Week 7 

  • Optional session: Either April 13th, 14th, 15th: we will host a Q&A with champion movement politicians who served office
  •  Saturday, April 17th

**All weeknight training will run from 6 pm to 8:30 pm, and all Saturday training will run from 10 am to 4 pm**

****Participants must attend ALL sessions in real-time on Zoom**** 

Where: All sessions will be occurring via ZOOM video.

What: We will be covering the following topics

  • Introduction to Movement Politics
  • Power & Self Interest
  • One to Ones & propositions
  • Field Plans for People Powered Campaigns
  • Endorsements
  • Fundraising & Data
  • Messaging, Narrative, Core Communications Skills, Stump Speeches 
  • Scaled Organizing: Distributed, Relational, and Building Volunteer Teams
  • Planning to Win: Crash Course on Making a Campaign Plan

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Our Movement Politics team reviews applications. Once reviewed, applicants will complete an interview before a decision is made on their acceptance into the program. Once accepted, individuals will pay the $100 training fee to secure their spot in the program.

Cost: $100 per participant. Limited scholarships are available. Please email nsidor@mipeoplescampaign.org  if you are interested in a scholarship.

NOTE: candidates running for office and have already filed to run are not eligible for a scholarship due to campaign finance laws.

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Start:
Tuesday, January 12

End:
Saturday, April 17

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