Impact on the community and recent examples or accomplishments:
Our group has written resolutions calling for support of the Compassionate Change District (which later became Hygiene 4 All), respecting the sovereignty of Venezuela, finding funding for homeless services in Portland, and supporting a $2000 monthly UBI as an emergency Covid response. Additionally, we’ve begun laying the groundwork to launch a public pressure campaign to get our legislators to support an emergency Covid UBI: http://multdems.org/2000now/ Our full platform article can be read here: https://multdems.org/resources/platform-of-the-party/basic-rights/
What skills this committee or volunteer position is looking for:
Researching, coding, writing, campaigning, facilitating, project management, networking, and strong interpersonal skills for coalition building and speaking with legislators.
What other roles and/or positions are in the committee:
Roles are defined by your skill-set and the amount of time you can commit.