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Belle Isle Freedom March - Community Event

A microproject by Health and Illness Awareness Fit for You Raising Awareness with Students
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Belle Isle Freedom March - Community Event
Belle Isle Freedom March - Community Event
Belle Isle Freedom March - Community Event

Summary

We are going to recreate the Selma march across the Belle Isle bridge. This will be A PEACEFUL demonstration. This march is to offset the tension that has unfortunately been attached to this wonderful movement. We need to come together in solidarity at this time. -Peaceful walk -Food and supplies provided (PPE for families disproportionately affected by COVID19) -Resources and materials for organizations and groups willing to help - Organized Speakers -Voter registration -Light refreshments

$5,000
total goal
$3,625
remaining
24
donors
1
monthly donor
2
months

Challenge

Curve the rate of increasing COVID19 cases, support underserved communities, kids, and parents with food disparity, and spread awareness about the disease and supporting community organizations.

Solution

We are going to recreate the Selma march across the Belle Isle bridge. This will be A PEACEFUL demonstration. This march is to offset the tension that has unfortunately been attached to this wonderful movement. We need to come together in solidarity at this time. -Peaceful walk -Food and supplies provided (PPE for families disproportionately affected by COVID19) -Resources and materials for organizations and groups willing to help - Organized Speakers

Long-Term Impact

We are going to recreate the Selma march across the Belle Isle bridge. This will be A PEACEFUL demonstration. This march is to offset the tension that has unfortunately been attached to this wonderful movement. We need to come together in solidarity at this time. -Peaceful walk -Food and supplies provided (PPE for families disproportionately affected by COVID19) -Resources and materials for organizations and groups willing to help - Organized Speakers

Resources

https:/​/​www.rawsmichigan.org/​
rawsmichigan.org
Project Leader:
Kady Cox
Detroit, MI United States
$1,375 raised of $5,000 goal
 
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