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WELCOME

The Progressive Alliance of Henderson County is a merger of Progressive Women of Hendersonville, Progressive Organized Women, Hendersonville Huddle & the Silent Vigil for Immigration Reform, blending our energy and passion, working as one to strengthen our impact.

ONGOING EVENTS
Postcard Parties

Postcard Parties will be VIRTUAL until further notice, however plans are underway to return to-in person gatherings.

In the meantime we will post semi-monthly suggestion sheets on our FB page, website and in emails.

You can download addresses for our legislators and cabinet members.

 

We’ll try to track the number of cards sent.  PLEASE LET US KNOW HOW MANY POSTCARDS YOU ARE WRITING. via our website contact form.

 

Need a small supply of our themed postcards? We'll try to work that out for you. Postage and pre-stamped plain postcards are available via USPS.com.

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Informed Progressive series

On Wednesday, June 9 at 2:00, Vicki Meath with Just Economics was our featured speaker.  Just Economics works to educate, advocate, and organize for a just and sustainable local economy that works for all in Western North Carolina.

Please click on the following link to view the recording of a most wonderful presentation.

https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/na3Ct0bFS9FApPhfxa66N4iOiq1mVLT7BmqZ4sdgd272iYnwPUA5kEef3MIjSQwr.qBC6nqmelFmQg3LO?startTime=1623262230000

​See complete schedule of speakers on the Calendar.

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Silent Vigil For Immigration Reform

The Silent Vigil for Immigration Reform is on the third Friday of the month, in front of the Historic Courthouse.  We will next be meeting on June 18. The Vigil begins at 4 pm and ends at 4:30 pm.  We have signs for bring your own.

 

Immigration reform and releasing children from camps with or without their parents is a very important issue right now.  Please join us to express your support for compassionate immigration reform.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

There are many ways to be part of Progressive Alliance of Henderson County in helping our community.  Here's one you might be interested in:

LIAISON COMMITTEE
The Liaison Committee seeks meetings with public officials to establish ongoing positive relationships and to discuss issues of concern to PAHC participants.  The committee needs additional members to help reach out to public officials, prepare for meetings, and communicate with other committees and all PAHC members about the content and results of meetings. 

For a complete list of volunteer opportunities.

NEWS & EVENTS                                   

 

Sissy Owen Appears in a Local Magazine
Our very own Sissy Owen was featured in this month's Carolina Home + Garden. Much of the article, "Framework For Fast Times", features the early Sissy and her racetrack days. 

Read the complete article at Carolina Home + Garden.

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March 19

WLOS filmed a segment at our Silent Vigil for Immigration Reform. There is both an article and video at WLOS. Catherine Lynch was briefly interviewed.

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Volunteers needed for City/County Boards and Commissions

The City of Hendersonville is in urgent need for volunteers to serve on its many boards and commissions that seek citizen input for City departments and City Council members.  Such Boards typically require only an hour or two of time per month, and almost all are meeting via Zoom at this time.  

Check out the various 11 City Boards at:  https://www.hendersonvillenc.gov/boards-and-commissions. A link to apply is on this page, as well.

Various openings on County Boards also exist.  You can research these at: https://www.hendersoncountync.gov/ces/page/boards-and-committees.

Progressive Alliance of Henderson County

P.O. Box 192

Mountain Home, NC   28758

​progressivealliancehendo@gmail.com​