• Gain an understanding of the essential elements that comprise a movement.
• Study the Health Care Reform Movement in Massachusetts as a case study.
• Learn skill-building and share tools that can be used for Taking Inventory of Your Campaign Assets and for Building and Sustaining Powerful Coalitions.
• Have an opportunity for each CoP to “write their own story” for the future of their issue.
Video presentation and panel discussion
Susan Sherry, Deputy Director, Community Catalyst; previously Executive Director, Health Care for All of Massachusetts
Fawn Phelps, Instructor and Director of Leadership Development, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; former Campaign Manager, ACT! Coalition
Audrey Shelto, President, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
Tyrek Lee, Vice President, 1199 SEIU
Taking Inventory of Your Campaign Assets: Assess current capacities, identify gaps, and determine who can bring needed assets to the table.
Building and Sustaining Powerful Coalitions: Share tools and strategies for assessing what partners can and are willing to give and ensuring they get what they need in return.