The “Dream” comes home across North Carolina (8/28)

March on Washington

Forward together!

On August 28th, the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, North Carolina will heed Dr. King’s call at the end of his “I Have a Dream” speech to go home and organize!

Join us next Wednesday at 5:30 pm when we will hold 13 simultaneous rallies in each Congressional district of North Carolina and bring the spirit of Moral Monday and the March on Washington into every corner of our state!

Each rally will feature different speakers (naturally), but NC State AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer MaryBe McMillan will speak at Taking the Dream Home to Raleigh.

Taking the Dream Home to…

For more information about all the “Taking the Dream Home” rallies on August 28th, check out the general event’s Facebook page:

***All rallies begin at 5:30 PM EDT.***

Charlotte (Mecklenburg Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: Marshall Park (800 E. 3rd St.)
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Raleigh (Wake Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: Wake County Court House (316 Fayetteville St. Raleigh, NC)
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Boone (Watauga Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: Burnley Park
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Sylva (Jackson Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: Bridge Park (76 Railroad Ave. Sylva, NC)
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Lincolnton (Lincoln Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: Lincolnton Courthouse (1 Court Square Lincolnton, NC)
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Greenville (Pitt Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: Pitt County Court House (102 3rd St. Greenville, NC)
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Greensboro (Guilford Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: South Elm and East Lee Street (201 East Lee Street, Greensboro, NC)
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Winston-Salem (Forsyth Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: Corpening Plaza (231 W. First St., Winston-Salem, NC)
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Elizabeth City (Pasquatank Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: Museum of the Albemarle Front Lawn (501 S. Water St., Elizabeth City, NC)
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Chapel Hill (Orange Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: Peace and Justice Plaza (179 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC)
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Wilmington (New Hanover Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: Innis Park at Thalian Hall (310 Chestnut St, Wilmington, NC)
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Dunn (Harnett Co)
Rally Location: TBD
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Concord (Cabarrus Co) – Flyer
Rally Location: MLK Memorial on Cabarrus Ave (484 Cabarrus Ave, Concord, NC)
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To get involved in organizing in the location nearest you, email and write “Organizing for Taking the Dream Home: (location)” in the subject line.