From:   grimwomyn <>
Sent time:   Wednesday, October 05, 2011 5:50:54 PM
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] Salsa is offering their CRM tool

What do you mean?


On Wed, Oct 5, 2011 at 7:48 PM, Will Gauss <> wrote:

> Be careful of co-opting.


> Sent from my iPhone


> On Oct 5, 2011, at 4:59 PM, grimwomyn <> wrote:


>> please forward the contact information when you can.


>> On Wed, Oct 5, 2011 at 4:58 PM, grimwomyn <> wrote:

>>> Terrific-- so if it is okay with all I would like to take this project

>>> on with Gabriel-- for it to mainly sit with Gabriel, but i will give

>>> consult and advice and make sure all is transparent across the board.


>>> On Wed, Oct 5, 2011 at 4:52 PM,  <> wrote:

>>>> This is wonderful. Would like to help. Have semi-related experience.

>>>> --glj


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>>>> -----Original Message-----

>>>> From: grimwomyn <>

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>>>> Date: Wed, 5 Oct 2011 16:26:05

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>>>> Subject: Re: [september17discuss] Salsa is offering their CRM tool


>>>> If I could-- I would like to volunteer to take this on...


>>>> I am an information professional and have worked with fundraising

>>>> databases for over 10 years and as the point person for the Occupy

>>>> Media Project (Occupied WSJ) I am in a great position to make sure

>>>> that information is shared and available for all across the board as

>>>> the movement grows.


>>>> Let me know what you would like to do, looking forward to the data

>>>> crunching and analysis and system building!


>>>> best-grim


>>>> On Wed, Oct 5, 2011 at 3:40 PM, Charles Lenchner <> wrote:

>>>>> Hey all...

>>>>> I just joined the list and plan to introduce myself. But I learned something

>>>>> and wanted to get it in the right hands - it's unclear what that means!

>>>>> Salsa is a Constituent Relationship Manager. It is used by political groups

>>>>> and nonprofits on the progressive side of the fence. They would like to

>>>>> offer use if this product to Occupy Wall Street for free. It's a great tool

>>>>> that I'm familiar with - it does email blasting, list building, integrates

>>>>> with fundraising pages, signups, advocacy actions, letters to the editor,

>>>>> events management, etc.

>>>>> Folks might have various opinions about using this. My question is: which

>>>>> group or committee is qualified to make a decision on such a thing on behalf

>>>>> of 'Occupy Wall Street'?

>>>>> I beg forgiveness if this was discussed previously - the NYCGA site didn't

>>>>> include any mention of it that I could find, so it seemed a bit like an

>>>>> orphan issue.

>>>>> Thanks in advance,

>>>>> Charles Lenchner