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Social Action Committee

WATA is excited to announce the formation of a new Social Action Committee, open to WATA members and non-members as well.  The committee will be focused on community building, empowerment, sustainability, equity, and justice through art. Creating spaces for the community at large to share their voice.
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Mission/Vision

The Committee will be action-based with its primary focus on community building, promoting agency, sustainability, equity, and justice.

Goals

  • Develop spaces for the community at-large to share their voice using creative processes
  • Respond in the moment to social justice crises/concerns by providing first aid arts solutions to those directly affected
  • Partner with local community organizations to facilitate and leverage opportunities to support mission
  • Raise awareness of the healing role art provides in decreasing mental health stigma among underrepresented groups (through training, mentoring, or other means)

Contact the Social Action Committee to get involved or to learn more.

Events

Sunday, September 19, 10:00 am

See the WATA main EVENTS page for more details.  Register for the WATA Walk Team here:

https://act.alz.org/site/TR?sid=23938&type=fr_informational&pg=informational&fr_id=14899&s_joinTeamID=691262

Friday, October 22nd, 6-8 PM

What?

(it’s a social gathering open to anyone interested in the WATA SAC)

Join us for beverages, appetizers, and free art-making, live music, and more!  We are connecting with our community members, organizations, and artists to recruit and partner with in our mission and goals.

When?

Friday, October 22nd, 6-8 PM

Where?

Integration Healing/Alivio Integral, 316 N. Milwaukee St., Unit 325

For more information/questions: watasocialaction@gmail.com

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