About the conference.
What is MobilizeHer?
“I am not free while any woman is unfree, even when her shackles are very different from my own.”
— Audre Lorde
Join us for a day-long conference on achieving intersectional gender justice through concrete action. Training sessions will focus on impactful ways that new and experienced activists can fight for equity for self-identified women and girls, while highlighting the connected nature of our struggles and how we can achieve our collective liberation.
What topics will be covered at the conference? Who is presenting?
This year’s conference will have a wide range of issue-based and tactical sessions featuring self-identified women leaders from across the Bay Area.
Who is supporting MobilizeHer?
We are proud to have the following organizations supporting and partnering with MobilizeHer:
Alameda County Complete Count Committee
Alliance for Girls
Bay Area Student Activists
Black Women Organized for Political Action (BWOPA)
East Bay Women's Political Alliance
Equal Rights Advocates
Motivating, Inspiring, Supporting & Serving Sexually Exploited Youth (MISSSEY)
NARAL Pro-Choice California
Women Organized to Respond to Life-Threatening Diseases (WORLD)
Women's Foundation of California
Women’s March San Francisco
Young Women’s Freedom Center
When and where will the conference be held?
The event will be held at Oakstop (1721 Broadway #201, Oakland) and doors will open at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 22, 2019.
We encourage you to take public transportation to the conference. If you're taking BART, get off at the 19th Street Oakland Station and head south on Broadway. Oakstop is between 17th Street and 18th Street, on the west side of Broadway. The following AC Transit bus lines also serve the area: 6, 11, 12, 14, 18, 51A, 72, 72M, 72R, 800, 802, 805, 851 and NL.
For bicycles, there will be parking available on the street and at 19th Street Bike Station.
How do I register?
You can register today on Eventbrite. Full-day and half-day tickets are available on a sliding scale starting at $50.
We are also offering heavily subsidized tickets for volunteers. To sign up as a volunteer, please fill out this form.
Will there be food?
Yes! Lunch will be included for all participants. Breakfast will also be provided for full-day attendees.
Is the conference accessible?
Yes! Oakstop is wheelchair-accessible and has ADA-compliant restrooms with grab bars. Although we cannot guarantee all participants will be scent-free, we are requesting that people refrain from wearing fragrances and other scented products at the conference.
If you need accommodations (ADA accessibility, interpretation, etc.), please email email@example.com by September 16.
I want my organization to be involved. How can we join MobilizeHer?
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