Families Belong Together – Marches for June 30, 2018

We promised you a response to the national call and here it is!

MARCH ON WASHINGTON: There will be a protest against forced family separation and the administration’s cruel and oppressive anti-immigration policies AT THE WHITE HOUSE on Saturday, June 30th. We know this is short notice. But we also know it is important.

MARCH IN NEW BEDFORD: Action Together Southeastern Massachusetts is hosting the local gathering on the Southcoast on Saturday, June 30 from 11:30 AM – 2 PM. Meet at Bethel AME Church, Downtown New Bedford MA. Please join and spread the word – find event details at this post.  You can donate to help fund the rally here.

MARCH IN BOSTON: ATMA is helping to promote the Liberate  All Families  Rally on Saturday, June 30 at 12 PM – 2 PM. Please RSVP at the above link so we can accurately plan for this large-scale mobilization. Donate here.

> For health care professionals attending the Boston march, please see this event post on wearing white for unity and where to meet up before the march.

RALLY IN PITTSFIELD: Co-sponsored by ATMA and several groups in Western MA. Saturday June 30 at 12 PM at Park Square in Pittsfield. Details can be found in this post

REMOTE RALLY sponsored by ATMA: This is a place for people with disabilities, caregivers or anyone who is unable to physically attend a “Families Belong Together” March on June 30. Please come together to protest online! Join the group and voice your opposition to family separation and family detention policies. Join the Group here. RSVP and Share event here. Or Join in on Twitter @RemoteRallyATMA #RemoteRally.

Please stay tuned. All of us are moving quickly here to pull things together. If you have resources to offer, please get in touch with your local ATMA leader or email us at ActionTogetherMA@gmail.com

Outside of MA? Check out MoveOn.org’s list of Marches to find one near you.

You can help us raise funds for the Marches and Rallies by contributing here. Any funds raised in excess of the operational costs will be donated to organizations helping reunite families at the borders.

In Solidarity,

Action Together Massachusetts

Updated 6/26/18