Alison TudorDecember 7, 2019 - Progressive Mariposa welcomes Alison Tudor, Executive Director of Alliance for Community Transformations, as their Special Guest for their December General Meeting. The general meeting will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at Mariposa County Library’s Community Room located at 4978 10th St., Mariposa, CA 95338.

Alison Tudor (pictured) has been the Executive Director of the Alliance for Community Transformations for over four years and with the organization for over 9 years. Prior to this, most of her work was focused on youth and violence prevention. She has her master’s in public administration from the University of Colorado Denver and is published in the Journal of Interpersonal Violence and Violence Against Women. Additionally, she works as a consultant for prevention and community organizing around domestic violence and sexual assault throughout the state. She is also proud to serve on the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence Coalition as its Vice President. She is involved in other movements outside of her professional work including racial justice work and LGBTQ work. She is currently involved in a statewide project looking at the use of art to shift the narrative of domestic violence in communities from an individual/family issue to a community issue.

Following last year’s very successful holiday donation drive, Progressive Mariposa members are again collecting donations for various community programs run by the Alliance for Community Transformations.ProgressiveMariposa

In addition to the opportunity to help make the holiday a little brighter for our community members in need, we invite folks to join us in celebrating the season by bringing snacks to share. Sweet or savory finger foods are appropriate. Plates, napkins, and beverages will be provided.

NEW items in the wish lists below may be brought to the general meeting on December 15th or dropped off prior to the meeting at Pure Training Studio at 5081 Bullion St. in Mariposa, attn.: Carol Hart.

Mountain Crisis Services Wish List

Bath towels

New Pillows

Gallon-sized Ziplocs

Foil & plastic wrap


Laundry soap

Complete dish sets


Toilet paper

Cleaning supplies

Diapers (all sizes)

Commercial vacuum


VHS tapes/players


Bedding/Blankets (full & twin sizes)

Reusable food storage containers

Magazine subscriptions: (Disney & Me; Highlights; Nickelodeon; National Geographic for Kids; Zoobooks; American Girl; Ranger Rick; Ebony; People; Time; Good Housekeeping; Ladies Home Journal; People in Spanish

Mariposa Heritage House Wish List

Winter jackets
YARTS bus passes
Gas cards
Big 5 gift cards

CASA Wish List

Pioneer gift cards
Rite Aid gift cards
Target gift cards

Ethos Wish List

Warm jackets
Insulated sleeping bags     







Beanies/Knit hats



Thick blankets



Feminine hygiene products

Gift cards

Shaving kits

Other hygiene products

Progressive Mariposa, Inc. is a non-partisan group who strive to educate our communities with outreach and timely and appropriate information and calls to action on specific issues and policies. General Meetings are open and free to the public, although donations to defray room and program costs are welcome.

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Source: Progressive Mariposa