Upcoming The Women’s March at Washington and 673 Local Areas on Jan. 21, 2017
Dear Friends & Neighbors,
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Do you all know that there is going to be The Women’s March on Washington on January 21, 2017 (the day after inauguration), begins on 10:00 a.m. and ends at 1:15 p.m. ?There will be a program of speakers, featuring nationally recognized advocates, artists, entertainers, entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and other performers on the stage between 3rd and 4th on Independence facing NW, near the U.S. Capitol.The march will begin at 1:15 p.m. This is a grassroots effort comprised of dozens of independent coordinators at the state level. The effort is helmed by four national co-chairs and a national coordinating committee. The Women’s March is NOT a ticketed event and no ticket is required.
The starting point will be the intersection of Independence Avenue and Third Street SW, near the U.S. Capitol.The entry points to the march are located at: 4th, 6th, 7th, 9th, and 12th streets on both sides of Independence Ave. the Women’s March on Washington (WMW) is for any one who believes women’s rights are human rights, regardless of gender or gender identity, ethnicity, or background. There will be gender neutral portable bathroom facilities available at different points around the march and rally site. There will also be ADA accessible portable bathroom facilities.
If your organization wants to become involved with this march, please contact Carmen Perez at [email protected] to discuss how your organization can join and support the Women’s March on Washington. If you or your organization wants to support this march, please donate here.and posting about the march on social media with the hashtag #WhyIMarch and talking about the march with your friends and family. Click Here to find a local sister march near you. There are 673 marches and over 2 million marchers .To find out who will be speaking at this event, please Click Here. More details may be found at www.womensmarch.com . At least 200,000 people up to 400,000 will be expected to show up. These people are hoping to demonstrate that they are standing in solidarity in support of equality of human rights for all groups, regardless of gender, gender identity, ethnicity, or background.
For Central Florida supporters, there are four major Sister Marches, below:
- Women’s Rally-Central Florida: January 21, 2017, 1:00 p.m., Lake Eola Amphitheater, 195 N.Rosalind Ave., Orlando, FL 32801
- Women’s March-New Smyrna Beach: January 21, 2017, 11:00 a.m., Riverside Park, 299 S. Riverside Dr., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168
- Corner of S. Beach & Int’l Speedway-Daytona Beach, FL: January 21, 2017, 12:00 p.m., Corner of S. Beach St/International Speedway, 111 US-92, Daytona Beach, FL 32114
- Ocala Town Center-Ocala, FL: January 21, 2017, 12:00 p.m., Ocala Town Center, 40th and Magnolia, Ocala, FL 34470
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