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 contact@palouseproactive.org 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 2018 a success.   The following are some of the organizational accomplishments for which we are particularly proud.

  • Maintained an up-to-date calendar of events informing the community of local events
  • Registered community members to vote at a variety of public events
  • Sponsored a "Contact Your Representative" family event
  • Delivered a civics lesson to eighth graders at Pullman's Lincoln Middle School
  • With the community's help, created a public art piece at Pullman's ArtWalk
  • Distributed and posted on our website answers to our candidate questionnaires (for Pullman candidates)
  • Hosted an "I Voted" Party to help the community celebrate their right to vote
  • Sponsored a "Communicating Across Difference" workshop

Please read about our 2017 accomplishments here and visit our website and Facebook pages often. 

2019 promises to be an exciting year, and we will need your support!

IMPORTANT INFORMATION AND RECENT EVENTS  

Thank you to all who joined us on the Palouse to participate in the Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Detention Camps candlelight vigil on Friday, July 12.  Event co-sponsor: Community Congregational United Church of Christ in Pullman, WA.  Read more about the event in Inland 360 and in the Daily Evergreen.  The event flyer has information about what you can do next.

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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

September 25, 2019
  • The Quest for Environmental, Climate, Racial, and Economic Justice in the United States

    September 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    WSU; Compton Union Building (CUB) Junior Ballroom

    WILLIAM JULIUS WILSON SYMPOSIUM:
    2019 Honoree ROBERT D. BULLARD
    The “Father of Environmental Justice," Robert Bullard presents:
    Robert D. Bullard.“The Quest for Environmental, Climate, Racial and Economic Justice in the United States."

    For more information: https://wilsonaward.wsu.edu/

    See more details

October 7, 2019
  • 2019 Borah Symposium: Plenary Address on Climate and Conflict

    October 7, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    International Ballroom in the Bruce Pitman Center; University of Idaho

    Speaker: Sherri Goodman, Senior Strategist at the Center for Climate and Security.

    For more information: www.uidaho.edu/borah

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October 8, 2019
  • 2019 Borah Symposium: Considerations on the U.S. Navy and Climate Change in the Arctic

    October 8, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
    Vandal Ballroom in the Bruce Pitman Center; University of Idaho

    Speaker: Captain Shaun C. McAndrew of the UI-WSU Navy ROTC Detachment.

    For more information: www.uidaho.edu/borah

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  • 2019 Borah Symposium: Food, Climate and Conflict

    October 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    International Ballroom in the Bruce Pitman Center; University of Idaho

    Speaker: Ertharin Cousin, former Executive Director of the UN World Food Programme

    For more information: www.uidaho.edu/borah

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October 9, 2019
  • 2019 Borah Symposium: Keynote Address

    October 9, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    International Ballroom in the Bruce Pitman Center; University of Idaho

    Speaker: Samantha Power, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations

    For more information: www.uidaho.edu/borah

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