Rallies & Resources

A list of upcoming rallies and grassroots resources curated by KRCL’s RadioActive team:


CLICK HERE for Movies For Activists: A list of films screening along the Wasatch Front that might appeal to grassroots activists and community builders.


Rallies and Resources:

Sept-Oct.: Utah Humanities Book Festival presents 122 events in 16 communities, with more than 100 authors. Check the calendar for this year's events, or download the printed program HERE.

Oct. 21-29: National Week of Action Against School Pushout. All week long local organizations and people like you will be posting on social media and raising awareness on the school-to-prison pipeline. This is nationally organized by Dignity in Schools and works to end school pushout. For more information on Utah's School to prison pipeline, click here.

Monday, Oct. 16:

Tuesday, Oct. 17:

Wednesday, Oct. 18:

Thursday, Oct. 19:

Friday, Oct. 20: 
  • Join Equality Utah and Wellstone Action for a three day political training workshop that will prepare you to run for public office in Utah. Topics: developing a campaign plan, building a personal narrative, writing a stump speech, getting out the vote, and fundamentals of paid media and direct mail, and building a fundraising list. Click here for tickets and information. 

Saturday, Oct. 21:

Friday, Oct. 27:

Saturday, Oct. 28:

Thursday, Nov. 2:

Monday, Nov. 13:

  • 2017 NAMI Utah Conference, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Salt Lake Community College Larry H. Miller Campus, 9750 S. 300 W., Sandy. Each year the conference educates, encourages and empowers a diverse community that is passionate about building better lives for people affected by mental illness. It is an opportunity to join with passionate grassroots leaders, learn from leading mental health experts and engage with NAMI staff and exhibitors. Click here to register.

Tuesday, Nov. 14:

Thursday, Nov. 16:

Saturday, Nov. 18:

Resources:

  • Utah State Legislature, a website where you can track bills, listen and watch debate, find your lawmaker.

  • League of Women Voters of Utah, a non-partisan and grassroots group of men and women.

  • State of Utah Boards and Commissions, information on Utah's boards and commissions, including board members, authority, expiring terms, vacancies and other valuable information. Don’t want to run for office? Apply to serve on a board or commission.