WGN Task Force Meeting


Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Location:Sofra’s Restaurant, 7457 Elmwood, Middleton

Pre-meeting & Dinner starting 5:30: You can eat any time, or not at all.

Pre-Meeting 5:30 - 5:45

Ordering Food 5:45

WGN DEVELOPMENT  (25 Minutes) 5:45 - 6:10


Vote on officers for WGNTF and the WGN Regional Council

  • Identify Members of the Committee to Oversee the Implementation of the By-laws?


WGN Local Community Grassroots Groups Development Priorities:

  • Developing Local Grassroots Groups from a Spark
  • Developing Local Grassroots Groups from Campaigns
  • Developing a Local Grassroots Group from a Issue-based Group
  • WGN Response When a Community Group Needs Help
    • Engagement Procedure
    • Use Venn Diagram As Cornerstone to Intervention?
    • Winning with Community Connections (Start with a Focal Point Activity Or event)
      • Political
      • Issue

·        Events

·        Presentation or Education

·        Connecting other Organizations

     Community Empowerment

·        Community Festival

·        Food Bank

·        Homeless

·        Local Economics

·        Disenfranchised  

         Hazards to grassroots sustainability.

How Do We Motivate Volunteers to Engage with WGN?

  • Volunteer Task  List
    • Develop Task List
    • Prioritize the Task List
    • Develop Strategies to Connect the Volunteers to the Tasks

               WGN Response to a Trigger Event

               How Do We Engage Volunteers as We Work With Developing Grassroots Groups


How Should WGNTF’s Prioritize these Tasks for Implementation?

  • How Do We Maintain Some Focus on WGN’s Mission
    • Engagement With Native American Summit:  Dawn


WGNTF PROJECTS REPORTS:  (50 Minutes) 6:10 - 7:00


WGN WEBSITEwww.wisconsingrassroots.net: Web Team

Work on Festival Planning:

Report on the Assembly Districts Development: Nate, Adam, Eric, 10

Discuss the Saturday March 22nd, 2014 WGN Festival:  Festival Committee


Open Discussion / Committee Work 7:35 - ?



Wednesday, January 29th, 2013

Location:  The Rodeside Grill, 6317 Rostad Drive, Windsor 53598 (Deforest Area)    

Pre-meeting & Dinner starting 5:30: You can eat any time, or not at all.

Pre-Meeting 5:30 - 5:45


January 22, 2014 at 6:00pm - 9pm
Sofra's Family Bistro
7457 Elmwood Ave
Middleton, WI 53562
United States
Google map and directions
Bob Crego · · 608-514-8131

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