FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
I'M NOT WOMAN IDENTIFIED, AM I INVITED?
Yes, the March for Black Women is for any person and regardless of gender, sexuality or gender identity who believes in ending oppression and liberation for all people. We ask you to march for Black women, thus the title of the march. If you are witness to the complex ways racialized/sexualized violence and discrimination impact Black women and all genders, then join us in DC or NY to build power, fight for freedom from imperialist, white supremacist patriarchy. March with us.
I'M NOT BLACK IDENTIFIED, AM I INVITED?
Yes, the March for Black Women is for any person who is anti-racist and believes in freedom from imperialist, white supremacist patriarchy. March with us. Show up as an ally or comrade. March with us.
WILL IT BE SAFE? CAN I BRING MY KIDS?
The decision to bring your children is a personal one. The M4BW has a team of experienced and professional national organizers working to ensure that every safety protocol is followed. We will release specific details on how to stay safe during your time in Washington as we draw closer to the date. The decision to bring your children is a personal one.
I WANT MY ORGANIZATION TO BE INVOLVED. HOW CAN WE JOIN THE MOBILIZATION?
TO ORGANIZE A SISTER MARCH OR TOWN HALL IN YOUR AREA, CLICK HERE
WILL THE M4BW BE ACCESSIBLE FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES?
The M4BW is committed to ensuring that the national convening is accessible to people with disabilities. We are working with volunteers to ensure transportation assistance and translation for people with language and hearing disabilities and are committed to including access points for people with disabilities that require the use of a wheelchair. There will be an area with seating to accommodate people with disabilities, elderly people and pregnant women.
WHAT IS THE CURRENT STATUS WITH THE PERMIT FOR THE MARCH?
Permits have been obtained for the March.
WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION ABOUT M4BW?
For Updates on March Route, Sister Cities, Toolkits, Speak-Outs, Volunteering, Selfcare, etc. Please RETURN TO THE LINK BELOW, for addition information about the event. Email TReeves@blueprintny.org
MEET UP AT FREEDOM PLAZA
MARCH MEET UP ADDRESS
VIEW MAP ROUTE ON GOOGLE
MARCH FOR BLACK WOMEN MARCH ROUTE
M4BW RALLY LOCATION (FREEDOM PLAZA)
13th Street, NW
M4BW MARCH TO WHITE HOUSE (IN LAFAYETTE SQ)
The march route from FP to LS:
- Depart out Pennsylvania Ave, NW
- Head NW toward 15th Street, NW
- LEFT onto 15th Street, NW
- Arrive Lafayette Square
END POINT - Lafayette Square