We're excited to march with you in the Families contingent at the Rise for Climate, Jobs & Justice march THIS SATURDAY, Sept. 8! We just updated this webpage to include the latest info on when and where to meet and what to bring so you'll be prepared to make history with us!
(1) WHERE TO GO
For people taking our two charter buses from Woodland, CA (sold out):
7:45am: Meet at the Woodland Target store, 2185 Bronze Star Drive, Woodland (8:00am: Bus departs!)
For people taking our charter bus from San Jose (sold out):
8:00am: Meet at the Camden Park & Ride, 4913 Camden Ave., San Jose (8:15am: Bus departs!)
For people taking our bus from Palo Alto (sold out):
8:35am: Meet at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Palo Alto, 505 E. Charleston Rd., Palo Alto (8:45am: Bus departs)
For people making their own way to the march (we recommend public transportation or charter bus):
10am: Gather at the north intersection of Market and Steuart at Embarcadero Plaza & get in line directly behind the "We Rise for Democracy" banner.
(2) WHAT TO EXPECT
10-11am: We'll pass out Mothers Out Front t-shirts to those who have RSVPed (look for volunteers wearing our special yellow shirts) & we'll have activities for kids to do
11am: Moment of Solidarity: 2 minutes of silence, then a song (learn about it here)
Sections 1 & 2 will march first. Then after Section 2 has departed, our families group will start marching. It's a gentle (mostly flat) 1.75-mile walk to Civic Center Plaza.
12:30/1pm: Arrive & eat your sack lunch
1-3pm: Help make a giant street mural & visit the Resource Fair (with info about Mothers Out Front & many organizations)
(3) GETTING HOME
3pm: Those riding our Mothers Out Front buses, gather with your bus captain to walk together to the west side of 10th St. between Market & Mission to load your bus.
If you haven't already, RSVP below to march with us! And the Rise organizers request that you text "RiseCA" to 83224 so they can text you directly on Saturday with timing & logistics information. See you at the march!
4 Embarcadero Ctr
San Francisco, CA 94111
Google map and directions