At our last Meeting two questions were asked about 2014. The answers received are listed below as a starting point for our conversation tonight. Want to get excited to work with SWOP in 2014? Join us tonight and put your two cents in for how that should look tonight!
What does success look like for 2014?
i. Increased visibility and legitimacy (3 votes)
ii. More structure for members to work (4 votes)
iii. Increased outreach (2 votes)
iv. Connecting the Issue of Labor (6 votes)
v. Better Intake (2 votes)
vi. More media work (7 votes)
vii. Fundraising (Sponsorship, Dues, Direct asks) (1 vote)
What projects should we embark on to meet some of these goals?
i. Reaching out to Backpage for Ads
ii. Developing a “First Stop for people new to the trade” and training for “new intake” folks
iii. Better resources for all, have a more accessible database
iv. Bad Date List
v. Media campaign around the Super Bowl
vi. More active blog/website (Monthly editorial meeting)
vii. Call Bill Maher
viii. Session Donations/Dues
ix. More viral videos
x. More stuff on a stagnant database, not the listserv