Celebrating Sustainable Communities


Allied Media Conference

A collaborative laboratory of media-based organizing strategies for transforming our world.


Register Now for AMC2015

Spring is almost here and that means AMC2015 is only a few months away! Registration is now open for the 17th annual Allied Media Conference, taking place June 18-21 in Detroit.

We offer a sliding scale registration rate of $75 - $500 so that the conference can be accessible to as many people as possible. Please support the AMC by giving as generously as possible with your registration contribution.

Reduced Sliding Scale before May 1
If you register before May Day you will have the option of registering at a reduced sliding scale rate of $50 - $500.

Free AMP Iridescence Logo T-shirt
The true expense of the AMC is $150 per person. If you register before May Day at the $150 rate or higher we will gift you a hot-off-the-presses AMP Iridescence Logo T-shirt.

Visit the AMC site.


REFUSE COLLECTION - CITY OF DETROIT

Important Refuse Collection Announcement from the City of Detroit - collections are for residents only, not businesses or large apartment buildings. (Click above image for announcement.)







FREE EVENT: YOU ARE INVITED

Statewide Community Benefits Conference--Justice for Our Neighborhoods



JUSTICE FOR OUR NEIGHBORHOODS

Friday June 5, 2015

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Detroit Branch Visitors Center
1600 East Warren Avenue
Detroit, Michigan 48207.

Learn more about:
Successful Community Benefits Agreements acorss the country
Growing the movement: what you can do
Developing your communication skills
Organizing your neighborhood
Being part of a statewide network

Register for Free



ROCKET STOVE - OUTDOOR COOKER

Rocket Stove - his is an easy-to-build and efficient little stove for cooking outdoors! Constructed of bricks and some metal stove pipe with purlite or ash insulation between, this is a really fast way to turn the heat from sticks into a fire that is ready to go instantly.

You can find out more at the Strawbale Studio strawbalestudio.org
Workshops on Rocket Stove & Fire devices: Nov 8 & 9. 2014 and Jan 24 & 25, 2015.
If there is interest, a workshop can be scheduled to construct this stove on site or another location.

Deanne Bednar
Coordinator/Teacher at Strawbale Studio outside Oxford, MI, just 1 hr north of Detroit.
248 628 1887
ecoartdb@gmail.com
strawbalestudio.org.

Classes, internships, potlucks & more.

YOUR BIONEERS RADIO FEATURING GLBD'S GLORIA RIVERA

Shapeshifting Detroit: Overcoming Drive-By Economics
Malik Kenyatta Yakini, Lottie Spady, and Sister Gloria Rivera

The citizens of Detroit are challenging the failed policies that have long favored corporate wealth over the well being of city residents. Leading change-makers Malik Kenyatta Yakini, Lottie Spady and Sister Gloria Rivera are seeding community resilience with one of the most robust urban agricultural movements in the U.S., while contradicting the manipulative media narratives that justify oppression.
Listen to the program



Behind Kitchen Doors

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Detroit Food Policy Council

The Annual Food Report of the DFPC is now available. Access the full report at www.detroitfoodpolicycouncil.net