041 Redefining Activism with Nicole a'Beckett
Photo by SameSide
What are some of the things that come to mind when you think of political activism? Fun? Dance Party? Easy to do? Cocktails? OK, maybe not but our guest today is in the process of redefining how it's done! Our guest today is SameSide co-founder Nicole aBeckett. Sameside makes it easy to get involved by offering fun experiences to join like minded new friends for political and social actions on the issues that matter the most. We discuss Nicole's mission, women's empowerment campaigns she's promoting, the Bitches Get Shit Done movement and how YOU can get involved as a participant or organizer. Tune in and put the PARTY back into politics!!
IN THIS EPISODE-
What led Nicole to found Sameside
Their mission to make political activism accessible and FUN
Let's Get the Money Honey and other campaigns to empower women
The Bitches Get Shit Done mantra (you know it's true!)
Challenges Nicole has faced as a woman in her career
How you can get the gift of 20% off any SameSide experience! (Just use code LADYBALLS at checkout- THANK YOU Nicole!!)
Rise Shine and Swim at The Standard on June 2nd- Soak up the sun, sip a mimosa and chow down on breakfast bites around the rooftop pool at The Standard in Downtown LA as we advocate for sensible gun solutions. (Use code LADYBALLS for 20% off)
California Pre-Primary Party at The Riveter on June 3rd - There’s a governor’s race in California this year and it’s pretty damn important. In fact, the California Primary vote is June 5th!
Let’s face it, with all the craziness in Washington D.C. this year, we don’t blame you for tuning out what’s happening in our own state. Governor, state legislature, judges, propositions – OH MY! This can all be confusing AF!
We’re here to help! Join SameSide and The Riveter – LA’s hottest new female driven workspace and community – for an open house event. Experts will be in the house to break down all the races to get you and your ballot legit and ready to vote with confidence on California primary day – Tuesday, June 5th!
Surround yourself in civic action and DJs, photo stations, food, drinks and amazing people! Come with friends or meet new ones. This may be some major adulting but like in the best possible way.
All genders welcome! (Use code LADYBALLS for 20% off on this too :) :) )
Connect with Nicole and SameSide -
On Instagram @onsameside