Information on the Center for Community Organizing

The following groups and projects are no longer be operating out of the warehouse on 300 Allen. Please visit our homepage for more information on the closure of the warehouse and for information on the Rhizome Field.

For information on getting involved with Bikes Across Borders, Inside Books Project and Food Not Bombs, please scroll down!

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voicemail at: 512-647-4803

The Inside Books Project (IBP): We are an all-volunteer organization that provides free books and literature to Texas' incarcerated population. There are more than 150,000 people imprisoned in Texas. We receive 600 letters each month from people seeking books and work hard to send books to each of them- please help! 

We are now holding work nights at Space12, located at E. 12th and Airport. Our work nights are Thur. 8-10 pm and Sun. 8-10 pm.

Donations and books can be taken or mailed to:

IBP, c/o 12th St. Books
827 W. 12th St.
Austin, TX 78701

KPWR--The People Will Radio
Austin's latest and greatest web-based radio project.

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Bike Shop: Cultural political art, education and bicycles. We intercept bikes from the waste stream, fix them, and bring them to community bike workshops south of the border. Stay tuned for more information on when our volunteer work parties will be starting up again. Learn how to fix bikes or teach others!

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Food Not Bombs Community Kitchen: Food Not Bombs of Austin meets every Sunday at 6 P.M. at Woolridge Park (Guadalupe and 9th street) to share vegetarian food. Everyone is welcome to attend. Anyone interested in cooking is also welcome to come help us cook at 3 P.M. at the 21st Street Co-op(707 W. 21st Street).