Thursday, March 31, 2011

We Are One - Tucson - April 4

We Are One events statewide: here in Tucson (FB) Labor Action Center | Solidarity Rally and BBQ.

April 4, 2011 04:00PM to 07:00PM
Hosted by Laura Hogan
Contact: 520-388-4139
Event Description:
WHAT:  Solidarity Rally and Barbeque in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Hosted by the Pima Area Labor Federation, AFL-CIO.
WHO:  Working families, people of faith, civil and human rights activists, small business owners.
Open to the public: The public is invited to attend the rally and the free barbeque dinner.

Speakers: Linda Hatfield, Chair, Pima Area Labor Federation, AFL-CIO
Clarence Boykins, President, Tucson-Southern Arizona Black Chamber of Commerce
Elwood McDowell, Reverend, Trinity Missionary Baptist Church
Rubén Reyes, District Director, Office of Congressman Raúl Grijalva
WHEN:   Monday, April 4th, 2011

WHERE:  4:00 PM – Solidarity Rally
Veinte de Agosto Park, Corner of Broadway Blvd & Church Avenue, Tucson, Arizona

5:00 PM – March to Armory Park
Route: East on Congress, South on Sixth Avenue on city sidewalks

5:15 PM – Barbeque at Armory Park
221 S. 6th Avenue, Tucson, Arizona
Visuals will include rally signs, march along city sidewalks, families sharing a meal, speeches by community leaders.