Progressive women, gender nonbinary folks and male allies fighting back against Trump in Madison, WI, through activism, advocacy and volunteering

Who We Are

In 1919, Wisconsin became the first state to ratify the 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote.

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Almost a century later, we're banding together to channel that same pioneering spirit in the fight against racism, sexism, xenophobia, homophobia and fascism.

Who is Team 19?

We're progressive women and male allies fighting for our values during Trump's administration. While our activism tackles national issues, we're also focused on Wisconsin, and specifically on Dane County and the city of Madison. Want to know more? Get in touch.

What are our values?

As a group, we voted to focus primarily on women's rights, economic empowerment, racial justice and the environment, but we also advocate for a variety of progressive, liberal causes.

How do we seek change?

Email

We send a thorough, organized and user-friendly email every Monday or Tuesday, featuring a curated set of the most effective actions, resources and events, so you can stay on top of local, state and national activism. See an example below, and .

Facebook

We run a Facebook group for more rapid-fire response and sharing updated information, and to serve as a forum for Team 19 members.

In-person

Team 19's executive committee also:

  • arranges group events (including workshops and social activism events)
  • organizes participation in rallies and protests
  • coordinates volunteer opportunities with local organizations and nonprofits

Join Us

Do what you can, when you can, and know you're not alone.

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Team 19 supports activism in three primary ways: our weekly newsletter, our Facebook group, and public events.

Digital Newsletter

Our main vehicle for communication is our weekly newsletter, which includes:

  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Information about activist and community events in Dane County, WI
  • Weekly drafts for calling or emailing local and national government representatives
  • and more.

Subscribe now!

Facebook Group

We couldn't do what we do without our growing Facebook community. You'll find us sharing weekly calls-to-action and phone scripts, urgent news, tips and last-minute events.

We vet new members to help ensure safety and civility, and we monitor posts to avoid duplication or overload (meaning you don't have to worry about an onslaught of pings flooding your notification feed).

Events

Team 19-sponsored workshops, social events, presentations and more.

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Come down to Madworks Coworking on Dec. 6th for a free community event, hosted by Organizing For Action Wisconsin and featuring Team 19 co-chair Hilary.


What
Join us as we explore ways to connect the tech industry with leaders of nonprofits and social-justice organizations who need their help; light appetizers and refreshments will be provided at this free event. Speakers will be followed by a networking opportunity for nonprofits and tech talent.

When
Wednesday, Dec. 6th from 6pm to 8pm

Where
Madworks Coworking
505 South Rosa Road
Ste. 225
Madison, WI 53719

Speakers
The evening will feature talks from speakers Hilary Stohs-Krause, primary organizer for Madison Women in Tech and co-founder of Team 19, and Josh Klemons, owner of Reverbal Communications.

Hosted by
This non-partisan event is brought to you by Organizing for Action Wisconsin. It is sponsored by Madison Women in Tech, Reverbal Communications, Madworks Coworking and Brighter Tanzania Foundation.

Calendar

Protests, rallies, volunteering, calls to action, and community events in and near Dane County, Wisconsin

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Latest Newsletter

Emailed every Tuesday from Team 19 co-chairs Kate + Hilary


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