2020 Women’s March in Springfield on Jan. 18
SPRINGFIELD — The 2020 Women’s March will be at the Illinois State Capitol grounds on Saturday, Jan. 18.
From the Facebook event page:
Please join us for the 2020 Women’s March in Springfield. We will gather on January 18, 2020 at 11 am at the Lincoln Statue on the grounds of the Illinois State Capitol, corner of Second Street and Capitol Avenue.
– Debbie Bandy, Action Illinois; Opening Remarks
– Ruth Souther, Shamanic Minister; Blessing
– Betsy Dirksen Londrigan, Candidate for US IL 13th District; Vote 2020 & Affordable Care Act
– Shatriya Smith, Poetess
– Jonna Cooley, Executive Director, Phoenix Center; LGBTQ+ Rights
– Veronica Espina/Valeria Cueto, Springfield Immigration Action Network; Immigration Rights
– Kelly Hurst, Springfield Coalition on Dismantling Racism; Racism
– Jennifer Welch, CEO & President, Planned Parenthood Illinois Action; Reproductive Rights & Women’s Health Care
– Suzy Carnes, Songstress; “Get Together”
– Debbie Bandy, Action Illinois; Closing Remarks
MARCH TO THE OLD STATE CAPITOL
Let’s get together to celebrate our democracy and get geared up for the 2020 elections. Hope to see many of your lovely faces there!