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We have an on-going voter registration drive every Saturday at the West End Mall. We are excited about the impact of voter registration in the upcoming 2017 local elections!
  We greatly appreciate all of our volunteers including fraternities, sororities, and other organizations as well as individuals who have donated their time in an effort to assist with voter registration.


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Join Us Sunday, March 5, 2017

MEMORANDUM – A COMMUNITY CALL TO ACTION—52nd ANNIVERSARY OF BLOODY SUNDAY COMMEMORATION

LET’S GET INFORMED, INSPIRED, AND INVOLVED! LET’S MAKE HISTORY!


"Bloody Sunday, March 7, 1965 Selma, AL"     
When: Sunday, March 5, 2017 - Leave 6:00 am est. Return 9:00 pm est.

WHERE: Selma, Alabama – Brown Chapel AME Church to Edmund Pettus Bridg

WHY: To Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March
To preserve and make permanent the Voting Rights Act of 1965
To remind us of how far we have come and how far we yet have to go
To inform, inspire, and involve our youth in Civil Rights struggles TODAY

WHO: All Who Love Democracy, Justice, Freedom, and Righteousness – Join Us.



THEME: It’s A Family Affair: Parents, Mentors, Bring your children & mentees.
Youth encouraged to invite your friends.



Cost & Payment:
Early Discount rate: $50
(Includes 1 seat + lunch)
Deadline for discount payment
Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.

Regular Cost: $60
(Includes 1 seat + lunch)
Deadline for regular payment is
Friday, March 3, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.



For your convenience you can make payment on-line Via PayPal at VEC website: www.vecvoter.org or mail checks or Money Orders to:
The Voter Empowerment Collaborative, Inc. for Selma Trip

5410 Skyview Drive, SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30331. For questions, call Rev. Love at (404) 788-4542.  If you can’t go, please consider sponsoring at least ONE youth or senior. Seats are going fast. It’s going to be BIG, don’t miss it!



ITINERARY

6:00 am SHARP (est) 5:00am (cst Ala time) – Lv the Mall West End parking lot at 850 Oak St, SW Atl, Ga 30310 (404) 755-1001& Return at 9:00pm. Arrive at 5:15am. The mall is at I-20E & Joseph Lowery Blvd and I-20W & Lee St.

8:00am cst--  Ride by Ala St U., Ala St Capitol, First Baptist Ch pastored by Dr. Abernathy, Dexter Ave. Bapt. Ch pastored by Dr. King, houses of Dr. King & Dr. Abernathy that were bombed, the Civil Rights Museum, and the grave site of Mrs. Viola Liuzzo killed by the KKK on the march.

8:30am cst -- Stop at McDonald’s, 935 West South Blvd for a light breakfast. (334) 281-0635. Your treat.  (30 min stop)

11:00am cst--Worship at Shiloh Bapt Ch, 1416 Selma Avenue, Selma AL 36703 (334) 875-7194, Rev. Joshua Davis, Pastor. Bishop Aaron B. Lackey, Pastor of Temple of Prayer Cathedral UCOGIC, Fairburn, Georgia, Keynote Speaker  

1:00pm cst --  Lunch Box lunches sold @ $8.00 cash -- fried or baked chicken, string beans, potato salad, roll, cake, and tea. You may bring your lunch.  

2:00pm cst -- Pre-March rally on the steps of Brown Chapel Ch. (one block away).

2:30pm cst -- Start the March from Brown Chapel AME Church

4:00pm cst SHARP. --  Leave Selma to Atlanta. Will make two stops.

9:00pm est – Arrive at Mall West End. Keep strong and God bless.

HURRY, SEATS ARE GOING FAST.




Sponsored by: The Voter Empowerment Collaborative (VEC) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization in Atlanta, Ga. Rev. Albert E. Love, President and CEO. Mailing Address: 5410 Skyview Drive, SW,, Atlanta, Ga. 30331 (404) 788-4542 VEC Website: www.vecvoter.org Email: info@vecvoter.org Facebook: The Voter Empowerment Collaborative-VEC.

Sponsored by: The Voter Empowerment Collaborative (VEC) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization in Atlanta, Ga. Rev. Albert E. Love, President and CEO. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 310270, Atlanta, Ga. 31131 (404) 788-4542 VEC Website: www.vecvoter.org Email: info@vecvoter.org