Durham for Organizing Action works toward social justice by defending democracy and fighting racism, sexism, economic injustice, and all forms of oppression.
Come to Our Next Meeting
All are invited to our next DFOAction meeting on Monday, June 26, 2017 at 6:45 pm at North Regional Library at 221 Milton Rd in Durham. The meeting will start with a presentation. Then we will break into working groups around DFOAction’s priorities: civic education, communication strategy, resisting deportation, stopping police violence, deep canvassing toward 2018 NC elections, and healthcare.
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UPDATES AND ACTIONS
Join Tuesdays with Tillis in protesting the upcoming Senate vote on the AHCA. Spin the "Wheel of Misfortune", where each space represents a pre-existing condition that AHCA would no longer cover. Listen to healthcare stories from people like you who already have those...read more
We need volunteers on Saturday, June 3rd at 1pm to help cut turf for the DFO-Action/FLIP NC June 11th canvass in Wake County. Please let us know if you can join us - and also if you have cut turf before, as we could especially use the help of some folks with...read more
Next DFO Action Meeting: June 26 All are invited to our next DFO Action meeting on Monday, June 26, 2017 at 6:45 pm at North Regional Library in Durham. We will send more details about speakers and agenda items as the date gets closer! If you missed the 5/22 meeting,...read more
When: Sunday, June 11, from 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM Join FLIP NC and DFO Action to canvass in "flippable" NC House District 36 in Wake County, and then debrief with us over margaritas. First-time canvassers welcome! We will provide the canvassing information you need along...read more
DFO Action Healthcare Committee Drafts and Delivers Letter to Senator Tillis Regarding HR 1628 DFO Action's Healthcare committee recently drafted a formal letter to Ms. Austen Shearer, Senator Thom Tillis' Triangle Regional Representative regarding the recent...read more
When: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Where: Auditorium of the Miller-Morgan Building at North Carolina Central University in Durham DFOA Action partners The Coalition for Health Care of North Carolina, along with the NCCU Department of Public Health...read more