Running the City & Cross-Racial Solidarity

 


Join the Harvey Milk LGBTQ Democratic Club for our April General Membership Meeting at 7pm on Tuesday, April 20th!

Register to attend: http://bit.ly/milkmeeting

We will be joined by City Administrator Carmen Chu, the most powerful non-elected official in San Francisco, to learn more about her new role and how City government operates. We'll also have a guided discussion on building cross-racial solidarity, with special guests Lateefah Simon and Lai Wa Wu.

This isn't one to miss! http://bit.ly/milkmeeting

Carmen Chu (she/her) serves as the City Administrator for San Francisco, overseeing 25 departments, divisions, and programs, a 2,700-strong workforce, and an annual budget of nearly three-quarters of a billion dollars. Through the COVID-19 pandemic, Chu also served as co-chair of the City's Economic Recovery Task Force, and she was previously elected and served as the San Francisco Assessor-Recorder, and as the Supervisor for District 4.

Lateefah Simon (she/her) is a nationally recognized advocate for civil rights and racial justice in Oakland and the Bay Area. She has been the President of Akonadi Foundation since 2016, supporting the development of powerful social change movements to eliminate structural racism. She also serves as the President of the BART Board, and as a member of the Board of Trustees for California State University.

Lai Wa Wu (she/her)is the Policy and Alliance Director for the Chinese Progressive Association. Founded in 1972, the Chinese Progressive Association educates, organizes and empowers the low income and working class immigrant Chinese community in San Francisco to build collective power with other oppressed communities to demand better living and working conditions and justice for all people.


It is not too late to renew your Harvey Milk Club Membership by clicking here. Please stay with us in the fight this new year.

Feel free to reach out to us at [email protected] if you have any questions regarding your Membership.


The Harvey Milk LGBTQ Democratic Club
http://www.milkclub.org

Join or renew your Membership today!
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