Please save the date and spread the word for our Juneteenth commemoration and community action on June 17th, 2023 at 1 PM EST at The Lyceum Conference Center in Hartford, CT. Together, we’ll reflect on Juneteenth, the day that marks the end of slavery in the United States, and advocate for putting racial justice at the forefront of gun violence prevention advocacy. Our event will feature inspiring speakers and opportunities to learn and take action in the fight against gun violence.
Attendance is free and refreshments will be provided! Please join us as we honor the legacy of those who fought for freedom and work towards a future where every person can live without fear of violence. Don’t miss this meaningful event. Register now to reserve your spot!
Please share this event with any newsletters, coworkers, volunteers, or community members who may be interested in attending!
RSVP HERE: https://bit.ly/CTJUNETEENTH
Where: The Lyceum Conference Center, 227 Lawrence Street, Hartford, CT
When: June 17th at 1PM EST
Ebony Epps, Program Director, StreetSafe Bridgeport
Arielle Newton, Senior Organizer, Amnesty International USA
Sean Reeves, Community Outreach Coordinator, Connecticut Against Gun Violence
Ivellise Correa, Hartford Black Lives Matter Chapter 860
Jacquida Mars, Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement for Affinity and Identity Programs at Connecticut College and Community Organizing Coordinator of Amnesty International USA’s CT EGV Taskforce
Samaia Hernandez, journalist and producer with FOX61
We hope to see you in Hartford!
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