VOTE BY MAY 2ND: Board Elections & Annual Meeting 2020

Hoping this email reaches in you and yours in good health! Election time is here! Your Vote is Needed Soulardarity Members!

CLICK HERE TO REVIEW 2020 BOARD CANDIDATES & CLICK HERE TO VOTE!


VOTING INSTRUCTIONS: 

  1. You must be a Soulardarity member whose dues are paid (you gave given at least $10 in the last 12 months) in order to vote. Need to start or renew your membership to vote? Click here
  2. Each member has one vote for each available board position.
  3. After reviewing the candidate information, use the 2020 Election Form to rank the candidates from the one you support the most (First Choice) to least (Third Choice). ****DO NOT select a candidate more than once!****

Two of the three candidates will be elected to the Soulardarity board. You can see the list of other board members on soulardarity.com/board


VOTING WILL CLOSE AT 1PM ON SATURDAY MAY 2ND, DURING THE ANNUAL MEETING

Members are encouraged to attend the meeting by phone or computer. Candidates will be in attendance to answer questions from the membership. 

CLICK HERE TO RSVP FOR OUR (VIRTUAL) ANNUAL MEETING on 5/2/2020

 

 

 

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The 2019 Annual Report is Out!

We're On The Front Page

We just got a front page story in the Detroit Free Press about our struggle for energy democracy in front of the Michigan Public Service Commission.

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Breaking It Down: DTE's Dirty Dealings and What To Do

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Photo by Valerie Jean at the 12/6/19 Climate Strike in Detroit

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Hey there everyone! If you're still wrapping your head around the news about DTE lately, I'm here to help.

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Get to know your candidates!

The Blueprint For Energy Democracy Is Here!

590677867.jpgIts finally here! The first edition of the Blueprint for Energy Democracy, our plan to make Highland Park a global model for sustainability and self-determination.

READ: The Blueprint For Energy Democracy Framework

READ: The Full 1st Edition Blueprint For Energy Democracy

 

 

 

Tickets are on SALE on Eventbrite Only!

Soulardarity Grassroots Gala 2019 Promo video by Kate Levy! 

Soulardarity Members and Supporters are invited to attend our 2nd Annual Grassroots Gala "Let's Build Together" Brunch at HP Bar & Grill, 12000 Woodward Ave, Highland Park, MI 48203. Join leaders and supporters of energy democracy to celebrate success and prepare for more!

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW! Click the button below to buy your tickets and /or add your organization as a sponsor

Here's what's included in your ticket:

Fabulous catered brunch by Gabriel Hall
Mimosa bar provided by Woodward Ave Bar & Grill
Participation in the 50/50 Raffle
Incredible silent auction with local vendors

Highland Park 2019 Election Infromation -VOTE TUESDAY AUGUST 6TH

Find your polling place and review your ballot: https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us/

Watch the City Council Candidate Forum:https://www.facebook.com/laura.herberg.1/videos_by

Watch the Mayoral Candidate Forum: https://www.facebook.com/lwvdetroit/videos/1398379246992945/

If you can't access either video or don't have FB, Soulardarity staff can assist on Monday! Try messaging the folks who took the video as well.

***For A Limited Time Only!!!***

phone_charger.pngWe're offering a special thank-you! For donors who give a one-time donation of $250 or more, you'll receive a solar phone charger! These flexible, portable chargers absorb sunlight fast and will charge most phones 8-10 times with a full battery. Consider it a thank you for your support!

Is $250 too much? No worries! We're also offering chargers to anyone who sets up a monthly donation of $15 or more!

Get yours by making a donation today!

THIS SUNDAY: "Building a Village" Bus Tour!

This Sunday, we're hosting our 2nd annual "Building a Village" bus tour! We'll be showing off the amazing work done by Highland Park leaders on sustainability and community organizing, Soulardarity's streetlight installations, and refreshment's from HP's own Nandi's Knowledge Cafe. Space is limited, by your tickets now!