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Hiring Community Organizer: East Burke County

March 2, 2017 • Category: Our Issues, Our Work, Peace in Action

Georgia WAND Education Fund Open position: Community Organizer Deadline to Apply: March 20, 2017 Compensation: $20/hour, 20+hrs a week, (part-time)   Job Description The Community Organizer will outreach to residents of East Burke County in order to provide educational information, share opportunities to engage with their neighbors, elected officials, agency representatives, and other members of […]

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Hiring Community Organizer: East Burke County

Georgia WAND Education Fund Open position: Community Organizer Deadline to Apply: March 20, 2017 Compensation: $20/hour, 20+hrs a week, (part-time)   Job Description The Community Organizer will outreach to residents of East Burke County in order to provide educational information, share opportunities to engage with their neighbors, elected officials, agency representatives, and other members of […]

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Georgia WAND participates in International Exchange Program

Georgia WAND Executive Director Becky Rafter is participating in an exchange program in Indonesia! Her journey is a product of a partnership between American Council of Young Political Leaders (ACYPL), US Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, and US Indonesian Society. Back in the fall of 2016, we had the pleasure of […]

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Register Voters with GA WAND!

New Voter Registration Opportunities! We are only 90 registrations short of our voter registration goal! Go team, go! With the registration cut-off date less than a month away, it’s time to kick our registration game into high gear so that we can make a smooth transition into voter engagement this October. So grab a friend, […]

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Who We Are

            Georgia Women’s Action for New Directions (WAND) is an independent grassroots, woman-led organization that seeks to direct women’s voices into a powerful movement for social change. Our Mission: WAND empowers women to act politically to reduce violence and militarism, and redirect excessive military resources toward unmet human and environmental needs. […]

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Statement on Charleston

Our Hearts & Fists Are One We are outraged and deeply saddened from the act of violence in Charleston, SC, at the Emanuel AME Church. Those of us who are White stand strong in solidarity with Black, southern leadership around next steps and calls to action. The time to act is now and it is […]

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Hiring Program Manager

About Georgia WAND:  A statewide, women-led, grassroots organization, Georgia WAND educates the public and decision makers about the need to reduce militarism and violence, and redirect excessive military spending toward unmet human and environmental needs. We work toward systemic change focusing on the leadership and participation of people who have been historically oppressed by what […]

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Georgia Women's Action for New Directions

250 Georgia Avenue
Suite 202
Atlanta, GA 30312

404-524-5999 - phone
404-524-7593 - fax

info@georgiawand.org

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