Rally for Our Rights

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Date and Time: 

Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 1:00pm

Location: 

Aztlan Community Center

Rally for Our Rights, Sunday, Jan 22nd, 1-3pm Aztlan Community Center

Fort Collins for Progress' presents the 'Rally for Our Rights'! Come join us as we discuss the importance of being politically active and involved in the community in order to protect our civil liberties and to forge the type of world that we all want to see! This event is all about connecting Fort Collins citizens to awesome community organizations and to their local elected officials!

This event will have 3 parts:

Part 1: A few short remarks by speakers on the importance of being politically active to bring about the world we want to see and to protect the rights we've already won!
Part 2: Attendees can browse booths/tables set up by various local community organizations who are doing awesome work in the community and where attendees can learn more and get plugged in!
Part 3: Community town-hall style discussion where attendees can pose questions to local elected officials

Want to get involved in the local community?

We are bringing together a variety of organizations from our community into one space to network and engage with the passionate people who want to get involved. Come meet with them, they want to work with you!

A just society that works for all of us requires as many people as possible engaging in every level of the political process. Join us at Rally for Our Rights, get informed, get involved!

Want to know more about what our elected officials actually do?

We've got officials from the Fort Collins City Council, Poudre School District Board of Education, Colorado State House of Reps and Colorado State Senate. They're ready to answer questions, we need you to ask them!

Organizations that will be in attendance:
League of Women Voters of Larimer County
The Arc of Larimer County
ACT Human Rights Film Festival
Transition Fort Collins
Northern Colorado Aids Project
FC-CAN (FCSG, Fuerza, Strength thru Peace)
Veterans for Peace
Ft Collins Anti-Racism Network
NoCo Herpetological Society
PFLAG
CSU Pride Resource Center
Northern Colorado Labor Council
Junior League of Ft Collins
ACLU of Colorado
CO Foundation for Universal Health Care