Fur Ban Coalition Rally & Lobby Day
Aug
21
8:00 AM08:00

Fur Ban Coalition Rally & Lobby Day

  • Crocker Park - corner of 3rd Street and N Street (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come to this fur ban coalition rally and lobby day on Wednesday, August 21st at 8:00am at the state Capitol in Sacramento. RSVP to the event page here!

We need YOU in Sacramento to show support for the California fur ban!

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THE RALLY:

-We are meeting at Crocker Park, official address is 211 O St, Sacramento, CA 95814, BUT at the corner of 3rd Street and N Street
-We are meeting there at 8:00am and starting the briefing at 8:10am SHARP, please take traffic and parking into consideration when driving there.
-Parking on the street is for 3 hours which should be fine, but if you want to be safe and not worry about parking they have a parking lot where you can park all day for $10
-Please wear a blue dxe shirt, if you don't have one please email Tania@dxe.io and she can bring a shirt for you.
-If you are late, please meet at the South Steps of the Capitol Building for the rally.

Please share this so everyone knows the plan for Wednesday!

#MakeFurHistory
The California Fur Ban passed two votes in the California Senate! Soon this bill will face a test before the Appropriations Committee. We will be rallying along with the California Fur Ban Coalition in Sacramento to show the Senators how much support this bill has.

We will hear from guest speakers, including Assemblymember Laura Friedman, who introduced the California fur ban. After the rally is over, we will go to Senators’ offices to ask them to support this bill.

WHO: You and all your friends! We need as many people as possible to be there in person to support the California fur ban.
WHERE: Meet at 3rd Street & N Street, Central Business District, Sacramento, CA. If you are late, please meet at the South Steps of the Capitol Building for the rally.
WHEN: Please meet at 8:00am
WEAR: Please wear red if you can!

SCHEDULE:
8:00am: Meeting time, briefing, march
9:00am Rally and Guest Speakers
10:00am Visiting Senators
2:30-3:00pm Expected end time

Please note: no prior experience is required to participate in Lobby Day. We will provide the support and materials you need to have the most impact with your senator! We kindly ask that you please dress professionally, and wear RED to show solidarity with the AB 44 Lobby Day participants.

Proud AB 44 coalition partners and supporters include:

Humane Society of the United States, Anti-Fur Society/Fur Free Society, Animal Legal Defense Fund, Animal Rescue and Protection League, Born Free USA, Compassionate Cities, East Bay Animal PAC, Factory Farming Awareness Coalition, Four Paws, Fur Free Society, Fur Free Alliance, Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association, In Defense of Animals, International Anti-Fur Coalition, Marin Humane Society, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Project Coyote, Rescue + Freedom Project, Save Movement, and Social Compassion in Legislation.

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