Clustering by interest area and geography
Local in-person reception
Madison MAN CooperativeDone
Online Karaoke with Marilyn!
Getting to Know You
Snowballing a role for people with disabilities in mutual aid
The Grand Finale
The Madison Mutual Aid Network (MAN), located in Madison Wisconsin, is one of the HUMANs networked cooperatives, designed to create means for everyone to discover and succeed in work they want to do, with the support of their community.
Madison MAN Cooperative members engage in mutually beneficial sharing and exchange, in service to equitable and sustainable communities, and embodying the following practices:
Democratic member control and economic participation
Voluntary and open membership
Mutual aid among mutual aid networks
Transparent, open, and accessible processes
We'll provide a light breakfast and you're welcome to bring something to share as well. Then we'll participate together in the HUMANs online Solidarity Summit sessions.
10am CST -
we'll get together in person for breakfast at our local hub, and
encourage you to do the same! The rest of the sessions are all online,
look here for the link.
10:30-11am CST getting to know you - this will be a casual introduction and chat session where everyone is invited to say hello.
11-1pm CST clustering our flocks - We'll give an overview of the HUMANs network and the summit itself, then we'll focus on clustering our flocks. We'll gather in breakout rooms by geography during our first hour, take a fun break, then spend the rest of the time clustering by interest area. Some likely topics include Community Justice, Timebanking, Health + Care, and you can add topics.
1-3pm CST we'll go offline and host an in-person reception at our local hub, and invite you to do the same.
-Technicollab Dreams We'll show our current tech collaborations
(HOME, VF, Credit Commons, Murmurations), and invite participants to
share information, inspiration, and potential further collaborations. We
expect to find concrete action steps that we'll follow through with to
create a high-functioning cooperative tech ecosystem.