Saturday, 21. January 2017, Redwood City, Community Action Rally (San Mateo County)

from 21. January 2017 - 11:00 till 13:00
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377 people attending
Event description
Join progressive activist JOAN BAEZ, Congresswoman ANNA ESHOO, State Senator JERRY HILL, Supervisor CAROLE GROOM and many other local leaders for a non-partisan, multigenerational gathering to affirm community values about:
*Environment
*Education
*Healthcare
*Religious and Cultural Tolerance
*LGBTQ+
*Immigrants' Rights
*Breaking the Glass Ceiling

Other Speakers will include the Reverends Kristi Denham, Marlyn Bussey, and Michael Arase-Barham; County Superintendent of Education Anne Campbell; Sequoia Hospital CEO Lee Michelson; environmentalists Diane Bailey and Alice Kaufman; and the list is growing.

On the list of musical performers is San Mateo County's own legendary folk singer, JOAN BAEZ, and the JOHN HENRY BAND.

Local poets KALAMU CHACHE, CAROLINE GOODWIN and TANU WAKEFIELD will read.


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Community groups include the AAUW, Sierra Club, and more.

You will leave the afternoon with the information you need to continue to make a difference.

This rally is inspired by and held in solidarity with the Women's March on Washington and other local Women's Marches held on Saturday, January 21st, the day after Inauguration Day. If you are interested in finding out more about one of the Jan 21 sister marches in the Bay Area please follow the links below:

San Francisco https://www.facebook.com/events/1516849161665234/

Oakland
https://www.facebook.com/events/299394117127175/

San Jose
https://www.facebook.com/events/277438035986908/

Women's March Bay Area Website
https://womensmarchbayarea.org/

Other California Marches:
https://www.facebook.com/events/214100499025206/

Community Action Rally (San Mateo County), Redwood City event

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