We are delighted and grateful that Green Solutions Ltd. helped us acquire a TRUCKLOAD of donated office furniture for our new spot. Did you know that big office remodels are a major source of trash and that much of it goes straight to landfills? We are so happy to keep this (perfectly great!) furniture from Read more about Thank You Green Solutions for our furniture![…]
The Chinook Center has always been about building a place for everyone! We officially have the space & now we need to get it ready for action! Our new address is 2551 Airport Road. #107 (Right at Airport & Circle in the plaza across from Kum&Go) K-Land/Southeast Colorado Springs is where our heart is and Read more about We have a new address![…]
Join us in this wide-ranging community coalition for justice in our city’s use of money and resources! We’re meeting in Acacia Park August 1, from 6pm-8pm to get started! Your input is valuable! We’re strongest together!!
We had a great BBQ fundraiser event and People’s Grocery distribution on Sunday – thank you to everyone who came out! We handed out over 25 bags of fresh produce and dried goods and we cooked up some fantastic BBQ at the pop-up fundraiser! And don’t forget this Saturday, 7/25 is the ONLINE Legal Observer Read more about A great People’s Grocery, BBQ, and an upcoming online event![…]
Feeling isolated and missing your community? Let’s Keep Building our Community Power even when we’re stuck at home! Two great sessions this week:Due to some scheduling adjustments, the PROTEST 101 class that was originally set for Saturday will now take place MONDAY MARCH 30TH at 6pm on facebook live. You can link to the event Read more about Two Great Sessions of People’s College ONLINE this week![…]
As a result of the necessary measures to limit social contact during the COVID-19 outbreak, People’s College will move to an online mode until it is safe to meet in person again. Check out the schedule of classes for links to join the session or follow our facebook page for individual event pages that will Read more about People’s College has Moved Online – join from anywhere![…]
The next session of People’s College takes place March 10 at 6pm! Join an amazing panel for a discussion of media and activism, followed by practical skills workshop on how to make the most of your media moment! This session of People’s College will focus on creating understanding about what journalists need in a story, Read more about People’s College: How to Write a Press Release & Media Strategies[…]
March through June, 2020 we have a wide array of classes and workshops! Check out the exciting Schedule and Descriptions here!
People’s College is a series of presentations and workshops organized by local activists, organizers and experts aimed at increasing people’s skills and knowledge to work towards social change.
Chinook Center To Co-host “Just Talk” Discussion of Police Brutality and Community Relations Six years after the founding of Black Lives Matter and four months after the shooting of De’Von Bailey in Southeast Colorado Springs, what is the state of the relationship between the police and the community? Do different communities within Colorado Springs experience Read more about THE PEOPLE AND THE POLICE: EXAMINING THE DIVIDE[…]