Community Event! - Occupy The Stage is not hosting this event but we wanted to share it because it's a great opportunity to work with community members!
First Unitarian Unilateralist Church 5212 S. Claiborne Ave.
MOTHERS, GRANDMOTHERS, WOMEN OF ALL AGES: In collaboration with The Mother’s Project, Coastal Women for Change, the Mississippi Coalition for Vietnamese American Fisher Folks and Families, the Louisiana Environmental Action Network, Texas Environmental Justice Advocacy Services, the Alabama Fishery Cooperative, Bayou Interfaith Shared Community Organizing, Lower Mississippi River Keeper and 28 Stones – A Gulf Coast Media Project,
YOU ARE INVITED to attend a ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION concerning the protection of current and future generations through “global-grassroots organization, powered by the voices of mothers,” dedicated to protecting children in our communities.
Speakers for the day will include representatives from the organizations listed above; including, ANGELA MONTI FOX, mother of “Gasland” famed Josh Fox and founder of the global organization, The Mother’s Project – United for Sustainability. All voices needed and respected, as we gather to discuss regional environmental and social injustices that continue to threaten our children’s future, and how we can mobilize to change that.
Refreshments will be served. Also there will be DOOR PRIZES!
If you would like to donate, which is not necessary, please bring one new unwrapped toy to help provide a Christmas memory to a Gulf Coast child in need. http://www.mothersforsustainableenergy.com/environmental-threats/2012/11/15/toy-drive-for-native-american-children-bayou-louisiana