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January 13 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Sanctuary Long Beach at Martin Luther King Jr. Parade

March in solidarity with our neighbors fighting for justice by joining the Sanctuary Long Beach campaign and Building Healthy Communities: Long Beach at the 2018 Martin Luther King Jr. Parade!

This year’s theme is “Standing on the Shoulders of Giants,” which pays homage to the many community leaders who have continued the efforts of MLK in the fight for equality, dignity, and justice. We will be marching to honor the courageous community leaders who have led the effort to provide protections for hotel workers, stand up for students and parents’ rights, and bring sanctuary to Long Beach.

Please send any inquiries to James Suazo at james@bhclongbeach.org

Meeting point: Corner of 10th Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue

Parade: 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Celebration at King Park: 12 p.m.-6 p.m.
MLK Jr. Park: 1950 Lemon Ave, Long Beach, CA 90806
Marcha en solidaridad con nuestros vecinos luchando por justicia y apoya la campaña “Sanctuary Long Beach” y Building Healthy Communities: Long Beach en el desfile de 2018 Martin Luther King Jr.!

El tema de este año es “Parados en los Hombros de los Gigantes,” que da homenaje a varios líderes de la comunidad que han continuado los esfuerzos de Martin Luther King en la lucha por igualdad, dignidad, y justicia. Marcharemos en honor de los valientes líderes comunitarios que han estado al frente de los esfuerzos que protegen trabajadores de hoteles, defienden los derechos de estudiantes y padres, y traen un santuario para Long Beach.

Por favor envíe cualquier pregunta a James Suazo a james@bhclongbeach.org

Punto de encuentro: En la esquina de la calle 10 y Martin Luther King Jr. Ave

Desfile: 10:30a.m. – 12 p.m.
Celebracion: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Parque de MLK Jr.: 1950 Lemon Ave, Long Beach, CA 90806


January 13
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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