Application deadline for MG Retreats is July 9th!

How is Ecology Relevant to Urban Organizing Struggles?

Get an intensive overview on the state of our planet by joining MG’s retreats:
Retreat I – September 14-16
Retreat II – October 22-24

MG’s two three-day retreats take place at the Occidental Arts and Ecology Center in Sonoma County ( The first retreat focuses on literacy and analysis of local and global ecology. The second focuses on strategy and the implications for organizing in urban communities. The retreats are the flagship program of MG and are a truly transformative experience for participants.

Target participants for MG’s Strategic Retreats are:  Staff & member-leaders from base-building racial, economic and environmental justice organizations.  Accepted applicants commit to participating in both retreats.  Retreats run all-day for 3 consecutive days.

To request an application, send an email to:

For those of you paying attention – We have changed the dates of Retreat I.  They no longer will happen on Aug 27-29.  The September dates are the new, confirmed dates!

The deadline to apply is July 9, 2010.