Recommended Actions for the Week of 20170703

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From the Calendar

Link to the Riveters Collective Calendar

Every Monday: Attend a vigil hosted by C2C and Keep Bellingham Families Working. A vigil will be held from 11:30a.m.-12:30p.m. in front of City Hall until Aug. 28, 2017 or from 5:00-6:00p.m. at the WTA downtown bus station. Support undocumented and immigrant families to live in safety and dignity in our community. Come together and join in building power in people!

Friday, July 7, 2017 from 6:30-8:30p.m.: Attend the Homeless Person Summit at Maritime Heritage Park, 500 W Holly St, Bellingham, WA 98225. HomesNow. Not Later. is hosting a listening opportunity to hear from homeless people and to discuss what they need and want. Visit Facebook for more details.

Saturday, July 8, 2017 from 2:30-4:30p.m.: Attend the benefit for HomesNow. Not Later. at Squalicum Creek Park, 1001 Squalicum Way, Bellingham, WA 98225. Please join Amy Glasser and Jean M. Layton for music, food, games and to learn more information about our community’s newest non-profit HomesNow. Not Later. This new non-profit organization joined by The Stepping Stones, a program on Lummi Nation, is building tiny homes with volunteer labor and donated materials. Please feel free to bring a side dish and a pair of socks of the homeless. Visit Facebook for the event details. If you cannot make it, you can support them through Go Fund Me.

Sunday, July 9, 2017 from 11:30-1:00p.m.: March with Riveters Collective in the Pride Parade! Kids, families, and friends all invited. We’ll meet at Halleck and Ohio St. and march through downtown Bellingham towards Depot Market Square. The parade begins at 12:00p.m., so arrive early to find us! Visit Facebook for more details.