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Posted on: March 4, 2008

[ARCHIVED] Women In Soldarity: Honoring Self, Honoring Community

Richmond's first annual day of celebration, networking & sharing on International Women's Day-March 08, 2008

Please spread the word! All are welcome. Pre-registration deadline: Wednesday, March 5.

Mayor Gayle McLaughlin invites you to:

Women in Solidarity: Honoring Self, Honoring Community

Mujeres en Solidaridad: Honrando Su Persona, Honrando Su Comunidad

Richmond’s first annual day of celebration, networking and sharing on International Women’s Day

Saturday, March 8, 2008 - 10:00 am ­ 4:00 pm

Lavonya DeJean Middle School
3400 Macdonald Ave., Richmond

Featuring legendary Civil Rights activist Yuri Kochiyama

Round-table discussions; music, dance, drumming performed by local artists

Free admission. Lunch, childcare, and translation will be provided.

Please call 510-620-6502 to pre-register. Para asistencia y registracion llame 510-620-6527.

Co-sponsors to date:

Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin, Mothers Against Senseless Killing, The Latina Center, Tent City Peace Movement, Youth Together, Richmond Progressive Alliance, Communities United to Restore Mother Earth, Richmond/Regla Sister City Committee, Ma’at Youth Academy, Verde Partnership Garden, Rosie the Riveter WWII Homefront National Historic Park, Black Women Organized for Political Action, Black Alliance for Just Immigration, Haiti Action Committee, International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban 5, Gabriela Network, Women of Color Resource Center

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