The Mission and Purpose of Mcez.org
The MiddleClassEmpowermentZone.org – www.Mcez.org is an educational and informational non-partisan website that promotes political awareness, political action, economic power, social consciousness and pride for the Middle Class – M.C. those Striving To Enter the Middle Class-STEMs and those Supporting the Middle Class– S-MC.
The12 MceZ.org Core Principles are our guiding values and expectations for ourselves and our elected officials:
Citizenship Equality Innovation Justice
Community Excellence Integrity Pride
Critical Thinking Freedom Intellectual Diversity Respectfulness
Upcoming How to Write My Elected Official Workshops
How to Write your Elected Official and be Heard!6:00 pm, Tuesday, April 25This workshop on How to Write Your Elected Official and be Heard! is for you whether you are a new or experienced letter writer. Learn 10 Power Components to writing an effective letter to your elected official that empowers your voice to be heard.
Attending Sessions 2 and 3 are optional after attending Session 1.
How to Write My Elected Officials (EO) Workshops
The How do I Write My Elected Official Workshops use the MceZ Letter Writing Format Template and the MceZupedia Issue Letter Repository to empower your voice to be heard through education, information and promotion of non-partisan citizen participation in government.
How to Write My Elected Officials (EO) Workshop Concise Outline
Why is it important to contact your EO?
Why don't people write their elected officials (EOs)?
The advantages to writing instead of calling your EO.
Navigating Mcez.org for Participating in Government
The issue of credibility and quality control
Why use Mcez.org Letter Writing Format?
How to have your letter posted on MceZ (MceZupedia)
MceZ Components for writing an effective letter
From where do questions about policy issues come?
Refining the issue into a question
Applying the 10 Question Evaluation Tools
Publish Your Letter to Your Elected Official
Muskegon Heights Library
Hastings Public Library
Muskegon Community College
Norton Shores Public Library