July 18, 2020: Milwaukee Day of Action Supporting Black Lives Matter

Milwaukee Day of Action Supporting BLM

*This event is still being developed, more information will be updated as it becomes available!*

Join us for an all day family friendly event recognizing 50+ days of protests and resistance in the Greater Milwaukee community. We will have various fundraisers and activities (including virtual/online actions for those who are unable to attend) culminating in a protest/march in the early afternoon.

— IN PERSON EVENTS —
(WEAR A MASK AND PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING!)

+ 9:00 AM: Plants for Milwaukee’s Day of Action Supporting Black Lives | Proceeds benefiting Love on Black Women & event/protest aid/support.
More info: Various plants, pots and terrariums are available for purchase. Cash/Venmo: @cultivatemke /CashApp $cultivatemke/ accepted

+ 9:00 AM: Bake Sale for Milwaukee Day of Action Supporting BLM
More info: Various individually baked goods are available for purchase. Proceeds benefiting protest aid/support & Love on Black Women. Cash/Venmo: @cultivatemke /CashApp $cultivatemke/ accepted

+ 9:00 AM: Slow Stress Relieving Flow with Baobi Yoga | Proceeds benefiting Leaders Igniting Transformation
Registration: Yoga for MKE Day of Action Supporting BLM

+ 10:00 AM: Bay View Community Justice Garden Launch at the Bay View Community Center.
NOTE: THIS IS AN OFF SITE EVENT – at Bay View Community Center and goes until 1:00 PM.

+ 10:00 AM: Flow Dance + Vinyasa Yoga with Mariyam Nayeri of Botanica Galactica | Proceeds benefiting Black Leaders Organizing for Communities
Registration: Yoga for MKE Day of Action Supporting BLM

+ 11:00 AM: Restorative Reset Stretch with Jessica Hope of Jessica Hope Wellness | Proceeds benefiting Black Leaders Organizing for Communities & Leaders Igniting Transformation
Registration: Yoga for MKE Day of Action Supporting BLM

+ 12:00pm-2:00pm: Wee Chalk Your Walk Cathedral Square: Milwaukee Day Of Action with the Black Educators Caucus MKE
More info:

+ 1:00 PM: Protest supply gathering and set up
+ 2:00 PM: Protest begins – led by Tatiana Washington

+ 5:00 PM: No Justice For Elijah! End Racism In Milwaukee’s Music Community led by Dayvin Hallmon and Princess High
NOTE: This is a two day event with the second part being held on Sunday Morning at 10:00 AM BLM Legion Of The Soul Orchestra Protest Concert

+ All day activities: Voter registration, Barby The Book Fairy, art build

— VIRTUAL/REMOTE OPPORTUNITIES —

— DONATE TO LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS LEADING CHANGE —

+ Black Educators Caucus MKE
https://www.paypal.me/MTEABlackCaucus
+ Black Leaders Organizing for Communities (BLOC)
www.blocbybloc.org
+ Leaders Igniting Transformation (LIT)
www.litmke.org

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