One of the best conferences in New York City is looking for fresh volunteers! Anyone who feels strongly not just about grassroots media but about broad based progressive organizing should consider helping out. For more information about the project (if you are not already familiar with it) - you can checkout their website.
Here's the call for the volunteers:
CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: Sixth Annual NYC Grassroots Media Conference! Host: NYC Grassroots Media Coalition Date:Wednesday, January 14, 2009 Time:7:00pm - 8:00pm Location:NACLA office Street:38 Greene Street, 4th floor (corner of Grand Street), SoHo Come out and help organize the most important media gathering in NYC! Get to know grassroots media makers and social justice organizers from around the city while working to change our city's media landscape. Network, learn about media, and make friends! We're looking for people to join our core organizing team. Starting in January, you'll work closely with staff and other organizers to make this the most diverse and exciting GMC yet. We particularly need people with event organizing, design, and web skills, but we welcome everyone. So come & learn about the organizing process and meet the rest of the group. The NYC Grassroots Media Conference organizing committee actively seeks participation from different ethnic and racial backgrounds, sexual orientations, classes, and physical abilities. Phone: 8023098146 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org