Jeanette Staley

Bos-Lun: Work with Humanity Network is so telling about her

I support Rep. Michelle Bos-Lun, a teacher and restorative justice practitioner, who is seeking a second term in the Vermont House of Representatives.

In spring of 2021, Michelle and I gathered a group of concerned neighbors - now known as the Humanity Network - to address issues that arise in the community through creative communication and to offer support.

Since those first Zoom gatherings, we have co-sponsored, with Rockingham and Westminster public libraries, communication training with Restorative Community Practice of Vermont, hosted Listen Up! at the Bellows Falls Opera House, and launched The Chalkboard Project, where we invite community members to ask questions and answer them on two chalkboards at local businesses in Bellows Falls.

We organized a well-attended rally for reproductive rights and a talent share of community members at the Butterfield Institute in Westminster.

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