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    WELCOME TO OUR NEW AND IMPROVED WEBSITE

    Dear Steps Coalition Partners and Friends,

    We look forward to 2016 with the hope of continuing and building on work that we started in 2015 and the launch of new social justice collaborative efforts. Toward that end we begin 2016 with the launch of Steps Coalition new website. 

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    What Brings Us to the Climate Justice Movement

     Paris_Delegation.jpgI had the opportunity to go to Paris as one of 30 delegates from the Gulf South Rising Movement.  We went to Paris with the goal of networking with other frontline communities across the globe, particularly the Global South, and exchanging stories of our respective struggles and triumphs in the fight for climate justice.  It was truly a life changing experience for me.  Not only did I have the pleasure of meeting climate justice activists from all over the world, but I also spent a week with some of the most passionate, talented, and conscientious climate activists in the Gulf region.

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    STEPS COALITION HOWARD PAGE TO BE HONORED

    30th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Sunday Inspiration

    From the Steps Coalition, “The Steps Coalition is proud to announce the Howard Page was honored for his devotion and work to the Port Campaign - Partners for a Safe and Health Port and for his commitment to Environmental Justice. Howardpagebeach.jpg

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    Unsung Hero Award

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    Matt serves as a policy associate in the Biloxi office where his primary focus is assisting in the development of statewide policy campaigns. He holds both Bachelor and Master’s of Arts degrees in Political Science from the University of Southern Mississippi. A native of Biloxi, Matt is deeply committed to a sustainable Gulf Coast. He conducted primary research and analysis for a major post-Katrina resilience study and also received recognition from the Keesler Air Force Base Command for his service in post-Katrina clean-up activities on the coast.

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  • Featured event

    MIRA CIVIC ENGAGEMENT DAY: WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24TH

    Mississippi Immigrants Rights Alliance (MIRA) is sponsoring:

    WHAT: Civic Engagement Day
    WHEN: Wednesday, February 24, 2016
    10:00 - 3:00 p.m.
    Where: MIRA office, 612 N. State Street, Jackson, MS
    WHY: To Lobby for Bills for Progressive Change
    For more information Contact MIRA at 601-968-5182 ext. 2

    WHEN
    February 24, 2016 at 12pm
    WHERE
    MIRA OFFICES
    612 N State St
    Jackson, MS 39202
    United States
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Upcoming Events
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 10:00 AM
The Swetman Building in Biloxi, MS

East Biloxi meetings

biloxiwatertowerrv2.jpgEAST BILOXI COMMUNITY COLLABORATIVE

Meets the second Tuesday of every month at The Swetman Building, 727 Howard Ave. (February meeting is on the 16th because of Mardi Gras) Note: March, June, September, and December meetings will be at 6 in the evening at different locations. Check our website for information.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 12:00 PM
MIRA OFFICES in Jackson, MS

Civic Engagement Day

Mississippi Immigrants Rights Alliance (MIRA) is sponsoring:

WHAT: Civic Engagement Day
WHEN: Wednesday, February 24, 2016
10:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Where: MIRA office, 612 N. State Street, Jackson, MS
WHY: To Lobby for Bills for Progressive Change
For more information Contact MIRA at 601-968-5182 ext. 2

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