Our Action Teams

Civil Rights/Immigration collaborates with multiple local and national organizations and communities to work toward civil and racial justice through a variety of speakers, events and initiatives. Contact Peter Graumann

Communications provides promotional support for MVCAN and organizes network meetings. Contact Danny Altman

Dump Trump works on ways to remove Trump from office. They are currently focused on Russiagate, the Trump campaign's collusion with the Russians to hack our election and destroy our democracy. They are pushing MOCs (members of Congress) to conduct an independent investigation and are building a coalition of progressive organizations to join them. Meets most Sats. 10 am. Contact

Economic Action How to make the biggest impact on politics with your money. The is a brand new team. Get in on the ground floor! We are having our first meeting on Monday, June 12, at 7 pm. Contact Danny Altman.

Eco Warriors are engaged in change at the local, state and national levels, to impact the CA carbon tax, climate change, and community outreach and action. Contact Lisa Ristorucci or visit the MVCAN Eco Warriors Facebook page.

Education will be working on a series of salons to discuss critical education issues with MVCAN members. We anticipate these will begin in the fall. Contact Kelly Horner

Electoral works to elect candidates for the 2017 state house and governor races, and other targeted races from now through the mid-term elections, following the recommendations of the flippable.org team, who are analyzing and selecting winnable races. The Electoral team uses phone banks and travel to targeted districts to talk with voters through phone calls and door-to-door canvassing, voter registration, and campaign volunteering. Contact Eileen Fisher

Health Care is focusing on actions being taken to repeal the ACA, and on protecting health care coverage. They participate in advocacy and phone banking in conjunction with OFA Marin. Contact Elyse Foster

Tech supports MVCAN through technology. Contact Lindsay Tyson

Women's Rights fundraises and canvasses for NARAL and Planned Parenthood; supports women in public office(s); and engages in local, state and federal legislation for women's protection and rights. Read more.. Contact Leigh Ann Townsend

Leadership Team June, Bernard, Danny, Eileen and Suz coordinate action teams and members, curate and promote actions, liaise with other local and national groups and campaigns, organize meetings and educational materials, and communicate with membership. Contact info@mvcan.org