May 14-June 21, 2018

    New Poor People Campaign to Launch on May 14

The Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival  is uniting tens of thousands of people across the country to challenge the evils of systemic racism, poverty, the war economy, ecological devastation and the nation's distorted morality.
National organizers are planning to launch The New Poor People's Campaign on Monday, May 14. Some of the communities where rallies were held are planning  special launch events on that date and on the days leading to launch date. And rallies will almost certainly occur after the launch date.

In New Mexico, organizers are planning events for six consecutive Mondays, beggining on April 14. An earlier launch event was already held in Albuquerque on Jan. 14, following a successful rally on mass revival in  August 2017

Tuesday, May 8, 5:30-8:30pm in  Española

Art & Music FREE Training Española

The Cafeteria
Northern New Mexico College
921 N. Paseo de Oñate
Española, NM 87532

Wednesday, May 9, 5:30-7:3-pm in Las Cruces

Peace Lutheran Church, 1701 Missouri Ave., Las Cruces, NM  
(between So. Solano and S. Locust --  map )


Monday, May 14, in Santa Fe

Day of Action:  Child Poverty and Early Education and Seed Sovereignty 
Join with campaign organizers at the Roundhouse in Santa Fe (map
for the first of six Moral Fusion 
Non-violent Direct Actions.
Theme for this Action: Child Poverty and Early Education and Seed Sovereignty. May 14 also marks the date for the launch of the national Poor People's Campaign.

Please bring offerings of healthy food items for the Santa Fe Public Schools-affiliated program  Adelante  (not to be confused with the Albuquerque agency with the same name). The Santa Fe program provides advocacy, tutoring, evening programs and material aid for children, teens and their families...and also plays a crucial role in educating the community about child homelessness.
Save the Dates
Non-Violent Moral Fusion Direct Actions are being planned for 
the six Mondays from May 14th through June 18th.


  Raising Funds for New Mexico Efforts
Local organizers are raising funds to ensure that efforts 
in New Mexico remain sustainable.

"It takes money to support a Poor People's Campaign.  We need your support now! 
Our Goal is to raise $6,000  (for six direct actions, one each Monday 
from May 14 to June 18),"  said Rev. Holly Beaumont, one of the local leaders."

The funds are needed to cover the cost of travel and housing  for representatives 
from communities across New Mexico  to participate in the 
Non-Violent Moral Fusion Direct Actions.
Stipends will be provided for persons who have completed the  Non-Violent 
Moral Fusion Direct Action Training  and signed the Non-Violent Covenant.

Please donate via this  
 or make your check payable to: 
NM Poor People's Campaign c/o IWJ-NM
PO Box 23468 Santa Fe NM 87502 
Facebook: NewMexicoPPC
National Website:

New Mexico Conference of Churches
1019 Second St, NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

 505-243-6234 |  |