Women's March 2020, January 18 at
Women’s March Vermont 2020
will have something for everyone near and far (including a livestream)! There will be actions to take onsite at Castleton University, offsite at an action/watch party, or from wherever you are with your phone.
Rising progressive star Rep. Summer Lee will be keynoting this town hall style event. Rep. Lee took office in Jan 2019 and is the first Black woman from western PA to be elected to the PA House of Representatives. Before she took office, Rep. Lee was a dedicated organizer, activist and advocate for social justice in her local community. Her legislative priorities include criminal justice reform; education, health care and energy policy reforms; a progressive tax structure for Pennsylvania and a $15 minimum wage for all workers.
Hosts for the afternoon are Mia Schultz and Sade Bolger.
As part of this event, Women's March is seeking donations to support women released from Chittenden Regional Corrections Facility. Items can be brought to the onsite event in Castleton on
or to the Peace & Justice Center in Burlington from January 11th to 17th.
Much needed items include:
- Clothes (Larger sizes like XL, 2XL, 3XL are most needed)
- Hygiene products
- Prepaid phones and minutes, grocery gift cards, and makeup for job interviews, etc. are desperately needed.
Event presented by Women’s March Vermont and Planned Parenthood Vermont Action Fund.