34th Annual Sacramento Women Take Back the Night Rally and March

Join us as we take to the streets and take back the night! The 2013 Rally and March will be an evening of remembrance, celebration, and action to stand against all forms of violence against women and children.

When: October 12th (Second Saturday) | Start Time: 5:30pm
Location: Sacramento Native American Health Center | 2020 J Street, Sacramento, CA

Resource Fair: 5:30pm
Rally: 6:00pm
March: 8:00pm

The resource fair will begin at 5:30pm with information tables staffed by our local co-sponsors and will continue throughout the Rally to provide information about the crucial services offered in our community. The Rally will kick-off at 6pm and include a survivor speak-out, dynamic speakers on the topic of violence against women, dance, spoken word, and music. At 8pm we will take to the streets in protest- a tradition that has been held in Sacramento since 1979.

Remarks by emcee Keyko Torres-Oki; Camille Hayes, author of “Get Out of My Crotch”, Nichoel Menicucci of WEAVE, Elizabet Medina of Opening Doors.

Performances by Jenn Rogar, Mallory Fites of WORD (Women Organized to Resist and Defend), Get Your Feet Wet Productions, self-defense instructor Midge Marino, Sacramento Taiko Dan and more!

Come out and bring your friends and family for an incredible night of activism, energy, and commitment to end all forms of violence against women and girls!

In 2012, the 33rd annual Sacramento WTBN Rally and March engaged over 500 attendees with over 150 people participating in the march.  This year’s WTBN Rally and March will again draw a significant crowd during the busy Second Saturday evening.  Sacramento WTBN is well-known in the Sacramento anti-violence community with a history of organizing successful rallies and events.

For more info, contact: [email protected]