Creating Community through Livestreaming

Creating Community through Livestreaming

Session Type(s): Training

Training Tag(s): Intermediate Online Organizing

Starts: Friday, Oct. 8 3:45 PM (Eastern)

Ends: Friday, Oct. 8 4:45 PM (Eastern)

COVID-19 taught us how to use our digital platforms to their fullest potential and connected people with their communities. Livestreaming became the new frontier. A portal offered by multiple platforms made it a prime community-building tool. Come develop your understanding with trustworthy organizers that have managed and orchestrated video streaming around housing caravans, childcare actions, and political education.


Monica Mahecha


Monica is a grassroots digital strategist with 4+ years of experience in developing online campaigns and optimizing digital outreach. She has worked on campaigns with national organizations like Climate Justice Alliance, It Takes Roots, Right to the City Alliance, National Domestic Workers Alliance, and grassroots organizations like UPROSE, Miami Workers Center, Florida Immigrant Coalition, Community Justice Project, and more. She has advocated around issues of labor rights, reproductive justice, racial justice, and environmental justice. Monica enjoys soccer, gardening, dancing, reading, and as a child of the coast, the ocean.