Connect. Inspire. Act.

Palouse ProActive connects people to information, resources, and one another to inspire dignity and promote democracy.

Contact us if you have events for the calendar or know someone who needs support.

Interested in joining our email list?  Send an email to with JOIN LIST in the subject line.

Join our rapid response text/email system if you want to be contacted in real-time with information regarding community members who need assistance or to hear about important local events that unfold quickly.

Palouse ProActive would like to thank the numerous volunteers, sponsors, and community members who made 2017, our founding year, a success.  The following are some of the organizational accomplishments for which we are particularly proud, including being the recipient of a 2017 Cougars Against Hate, Extremism, and Terrorism Award.

  • Distributed information on how bills, laws, and policies impact citizens
  • Sponsored a "How to Run for Office" workshop
  • Maintained an up-to-date calendar of events informing the community of local events
  • Sponsored a letter writing workshop to help people learn how to contact their government representatives
  • Sponsored an open house at the proposed location for the Pullman City Hall
  • Sponsored a Pullman City Council and School Board candidate forum
  • Distributed and posted on our website answers to our candidate questionnaires (for Moscow and Pullman City Council and School Board candidates)
  • Created a rapid response text system
  • Co-sponsored a pro-immigration rally in Moscow City Park
  • Sponsored Planned Parenthood speaker
  • Sponsored a "Communicating Across Difference" workshop

Please visit our website and Facebook pages often.  2018 promises to be an exciting year, and we will need your support!


2018 Election Season Information (NEW!!  Candidates answer our questions)

Take a selfie mailing or casting your ballot and join us for an “I VOTED!” election night party on November 6! The party will be from 5:30-7:30pm at South Fork Public House (in the Wheatland Shopping Center, 1680 S Grand Ave, Pullman) and will celebrate voters of all affiliations exercising their right to vote. There will be food and drink specials for those who
show their voting selfies. Watch for more details on our on our Facebook page .

Communicating Across Difference Workshop 

Thank you for attending our workshop. Read more about the workshop facilitator, Anna Plemons,  in the Inland 360.

Pullman ArtWalk 2018

Thank you for joining us at Pullman's ArtWalk!  Our community art piece will be on display in Neill Public Library in January 2019!  Here's a preview of the banner:

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Palouse ProActive gladly welcomes donations of your time and skills at events we are planning! We are also interested in your donations of paper goods, printing services, and meeting spaces. Contact us if you have something to share!

Calendar of events on the Palouse

November 15, 2018
  • Is Truth Dead?

    November 15, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    WSU Foley Speaker's Room, 308 Bryan Hall

    To what extent are we living in a post-truth political world? How does the
    use of knowledge and facts vary in different policy debates?

    Steven Stehr is the Sam Reed Distinguished Professor in Civic Education
    and Public Civility and director of the School of Politics, Philosophy and
    Public Affairs at Washington State University.

    See more details