Ideas for Poverty Law Club Events

Ideas for Poverty Law Club Events
Give membership certificates to those
who participated and those who were on
the executive at the end of the
year/semester
Action on current issues?
Needle Exchange
Bottle Depot
Camping bylaw
Raise funds for other
organizations
Create database of alternative
employment options in association with
the University Windsor Law School's
club
Have guest speakers come
to school
On PovNet (see note)
David Eby, ED of BC Civil
Liberties Association.
David Mossop, head of
CLAS
Be a forum for people with an interest in
these issues to connect and for
information and opportunities to be
distributed
e.g. Liaise with Pivot Legal in Vancouver
to distribute calendars that they produce
and film that they recommend
Visit organizations in the Vancouver
and Victoria area devoted to Poverty
Law Issues
A volunteer board with
ideas of places to volunteer
e.g. Gladue reports for Indian
Friendship Centre
e.g. Disability benefits
applications with TAPS
Poverty/&Reality& Tour:
by Rose Henry of
downtown Victoria
By Judy Graves of
Vancouver
Watch a movie
Name: Drugs are Not the Problem
Trailer: http://www.clocktowerimages.com/Drugs_doc.html
Name: Something To Eat, A Place To
Sleep, and Someone Who Gives A
Damn
Film about Shell's activities in
the Niger Delta
http://www.crudethemovie.com/
(suggested by Lyndsey)
http://theendofpoverty.com/
(suggested by Lyndsey)
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