READ THE PLEDGE – MAKE THE PLEDGE
My In-crowd Pledge
The wind has shifted. The streets have come alive with citizens calling to build back better. We now have like-minded leaders in Washington. Our time has come. I will seize the moment to help bring equal opportunity and justice for all.
I PLEDGE to ride the winds of change and work to create a new equitable American era in Palm Beach County.
I PLEDGE to build bridges with my neighbors to achieve the aspirations of the Founders who set forth the yet to be fully realized promise of equal opportunity and justice for all.
I PLEDGE to be IN-formed, IN-spired, and IN-volved in this Movement.
I PLEDGE to pass this Pledge on to everyone I know to help build a broad based Citizens Movement.
I PLEDGE to mount the mighty current of change, united with my brothers and sisters of goodwill. Together we will attain America’s self-pledged, promise of “EQUAL OPPORTUNITY and JUSTICE for ALL”.
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Watch the short video above (Kelley Dunn & Michael Williams reporting) for an insight into why the IN-CROWD is growing into a PBC movement to bring Equal Opportunity and Justice for ALL in Palm Beach County.
MAKE THE PLEDGE
Make The In-Crowd Pledge
THE IN-CROWD is an idea becoming a unified movement in Palm Beach County. You and I – WE – are the IN-CROWD. We are IN-dividuals who are IN-formed, IN-spired, and IN-volved leaders, activists, and organizations. We have chosen to stand up to overcome the sad remnants of discrimination, repression, and loss of our rights. Our mission is to cash the check signed by America’s founders to achieve the ideals of justice, equality, and opportunity for every resident of Palm Beach County. We are committed to honor America’s self-declared pledge of LIBERTY AND JUSTICE FOR ALL.
Our approach is is positive and supportive. We welcome all likeminded individuals and organizations from every aspect of our society.
Here’s your personal Pledge. If the words touch you click the “I’M IN – I MADE THE PLEDGE” button.
With that simple act you will make a promise to yourself that you will join with others of goodwill in Palm Beach County to finally fulfill America’s pledge. This is an opportunity for you to think globally and act locally.
As a partner with thousands of other other individuals in the IN-CROWD, we will send you periodic non-partisan e-mails that will keep you IN-formed, IN-spired, and IN-volved in the growing worldwide movement to create opportunity and equality for all people.
The information you receive will be unique and refreshing in that we will never ask you for money, nor ever promote a particular political party or candidate. However, we will:
- Provide information about the issues to help you determine who is on your side.
- Our affirmative program program will inspire you to keep your spirits up and fight for what you believe.
- Significantly, we will awaken you to specific programs and projects that are going on in the county that work to provide opportunity and justice for all. When you’re ready to take action you will have a varied menu of programs and projects to get involved with.
With that information you can get IN-volved in the growing Movement in whatever way works for you. You can even start your own project and find likeminded partners to join you.
The first action step is the November election. Every candidate in the county will be asked to also sign a Candidates Pledge. We will publish their responses so whatever your position on the political spectrum you will know which candidates are on your side.
The IN-CROWD is working before as well as on the other side of the election to honor and fulfill America’s pledge. November is an important milestone to select likeminded leaders. Thereafter they will need to be accountable to honor their Pledges. You will be ready to help them do so.
YOU’VE READ THE PLEDGE NOW MAKE THE PLEDGE
The IN-CROWD is dedicated to unite PBC leadership and residents behind the common goal of being a TRUE HOME of Opportunity and Justice For ALL.
The IN-CROWD is dedicated to it’s mission and is here for the long haul until Equal Opportunity and Justice For ALL is accomplished.
The IN-CROWD is dedicated to build bridges through action projects that bring people together in common purpose.
The IN-CROWD is dedicated to accomplishing its mission as volunteers in service. We never solicit or accept donations.
Call Steve for questions or comments – Steve 561-499-0974
The IN-CROWD is an ad hoc partnership of concerned citizens and organizations who are working tirelessly to partner with residents in underserved neighborhoods in Palm Beach County to achieve equal rights, equal opportunity, and social justice. The founding partners are:
Steve West, social Justice Advocate – founder
Angela Williams founder, Mothers Against Murderers Association MAMA
Bishop, Dr. Phillip Dukes, founder, Operation Restore
Professor, Dr. Robert Watson, Lecturer & Distinguished Professor of American History
WATCH OUR KICK OFF ZOOM
IN-CROWD Leadership Zoom Conference for Justice & Opportunity.
MODERATOR: Professor Dr. Robert Watson, Lynn University
Congressman Ted Deutch, U.S. Congress
Professor Deandre Poole, FAU Professor & Lecturer
Dr. J.R. Thicklin, President, Palm Beach Clergy Alliance
Tameca West, Asst Chief, WPB PD
Ken Thomas, President, PB League of Women Voters
Steve West, Founder, The IN-CROWD
Aug 13, 2020 ZOOM – WATCH THIS ALL-STAR PANEL DISCUSS HOW WE WILL WORK TOGETHER TO BRING EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AND JUSTICE FOR ALL RESIDENTS OF PBC. TO SEE THE LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE: Just click this link zoom_1.mp4 <<< Click here to the left. A black screen will appear. Click sign in found at the upper right
WHO’s WHO -Founding Partners
Steve West, Founder of Friends of MAMA (FOM)
Steve West, Founder of Friends of MAMA and The IN-CROWD has been involved in social justice causes since his youth. Mr West balanced his life between his business career and his social justice activism for 60 years.
Angela Williams, founder of Mothers Against Murderers Association (MAMA)
Angela Williams is the founder of Mothers Against Murderers Association (MAMA). The organization started in 2003 when her nephew, Torrey, was senselessly murdered. MAMA helps mothers who are bereaved by gun violence to restore their lives.
Bishop Dr. Phillip Dukes
Bishop Dr. Phillip Dukes is a man who has lived two distinct lives. In his teens and twenties he was a drug dealer and addict. Today he’s the founder and CEO of Operation Restore, a community based mentoring program working against gangs and gun violence by neighborhood youth.
Professor Robert Watson
Professor Robert Watson is a true renaissance man. he is the Director of American Studies at Lynn University. He is a natural leader, respected scholar, author of 40 published books, social justice activist and the most sought after speaker in Southeastern Florida.