I had never taken a class like newsactivism before. At first, I have to admit, I was a little nervous because I like when assignments are structured, a minimum of words is required, specific subjects are listed and I know exactly what to do. Now that I was left with too many options, I actually did not know what to do. However, throughout the first few weeks, I learnt how to deal with overwhelming amount of sources and information. Then, when came the super post as well as this project, I was prepared and felt confident enough to write with such liberty.
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The Old Mission Brewery is a non-profitable organization that has for main goal to propose as many services as they can so they will be able to reach as many people as possible. At the Old Mission Brewery, it is easy to volunteer and there are many things people can do to help. The five main categories are creating an event, becoming a partner, serve dinner, take part in a fundraising event or simply volunteer. The simplest action would be to volunteer for a day or two. The tasks people might be asked to do are to serve meals, help with office administration tasks, participate to an event or... [+] Read more