Citizens Peace Center Holding Parallel ‘March For Our Lives Rally’ – Saturday, March 24th – In Buffalo, New York

Buffalo Rally Being Held In Support of Major Washington, D.C. March To End ‘Gun Violence’ in America

A Call-Out from the Western New York Peace Center

Posted March 21th, 2018 on Niagara At Large

March For Our Lives – WNY

March 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us to stand against gun violence. #NeverAgain should our children have to be afraid to go to school because our politicians are too busy filling their pockets with NRA contributions to do the right thing to keep people safe.

Rally in Niagara Sq, City Hall Steps, Bflo, w/circular March (est > 1mile). Organized by New Yorkers Against Gun Violence, and the WNY Peace Center, with stellar co-sponsors (see below) – 38 and counting!

The March Rally will be here at Niagara Square in front of Buffalo City Hall:

We couldn’t be more grateful to New Yorkers Against Gun Violence and our other very committed cosponsors: Mayor Byron W. Brown, ACCESS of WNY Activists of Buffalo, Back To Basics, @Buffalo Parent-Teacher Organization (BPTO), Buffalo Peacemakers, Delaware Pediatric Associates, El Buen Amigo & LACA Non-Profit, Episcopal Diocese of WNY, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church – Buffalo, NY, Interfaith Peace Network of WNY, Ismail & Co, Lifesavers, Justice For Migrant Families, Tom Makar, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, New Yorkers Against Gun Violence, Oishei Childrens Hospital, Open Buffalo@Pax Christi WNY, Orchard Park Pediatrics & Young Adult Medicine, Partnership for the Public Good, Peace, Justice & Nonviolence Festival and Walk 2017 (WNY Peace-Justice-Nonviolence Advocates), Peacejam Buffalo, Push Buffalo, Riverside Salem Environmental Cottage, Rahama, @School by School, Sister District for Western New York, a NYPAN Chapter, SSJ Sister Karen Klimczak Center For Nonviolence, St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church @St. Joseph’s University RC Church, St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral, Buffalo, StandUp WNY, Stopthe Violencecoalition, Stronger Together WNY, Corp., Unite by Night, We Exist Coalition, Western New York Pediatrics, Williamsville Pediatrics, WNYmedia Network, Women’s Resistance Revival Chorus – Buffalo, @WNY Anti-Violence Project, @WRITE TO RESIST, and counting!

About the Western New York Peace CenterThe Western New York Peace Center has been working for Peace through Justice at Home and Abroad, since its founding in 1967 as a chapter of Rev. Dr. King’s Clergy and Laity Concerned. We are dedicated to enriching the quality of life of our local and global communities through the prevention of violence to people and the planet. Peaceful conflict resolution among people and within institutions, especially for youth, is central to our mission.

We uphold human rights and challenge oppression, power imbalances, and systemic issues that hurt the quality of life for all. We strive for economic and educational justice and respect for people of all cultures.

For more about the Western New York Peace Center and its work including information about upcoming events, click onhttp://wnypeace.org/new/ .

For more information, including travelling to the March For Our Lives rally in Washington, D.C. from Buffalo, click on« March For Our Lives Trip: Buffalo to DC

You are also invited to visit the following siteThe Blackness Project »

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