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Arkansas Day of Empathy

March 05, 2019 at 10am - 6pm | Arkansas State Capitol Building | 500 Woodlane St Little Rock, AR 72201 United States | Map and directions ›

We will begin the day with an Empathy Rally on the steps of The Capitol in Little Rock, Arkansas (10am-12pm) with various speakers. We will also be having a hygiene drive for women in prison, go within The Capitol to speak with various legislators concerning The Dignity Bill, and proceed to Union A.M.E. Church for a Meet and Greet and to package donated hygiene items for the women in prison who we will visit on March 6, 2019.

10am-12pm: Rally on Capitol Steps
12pm-2pm: Propose Dignity Bill to Legislators
3pm-7pm: Meet and Greet at 
Union A.M.E. Church
1825 S. Pulaski St. Little Rock, Arkansas
Pastor Chestine Sims

Speakers: Kimberly Rogers, Dawn Jeffrey, Aljay X Spencer, Roderick Talley, Osyrus Bolly, Holly Taylor, Tamu Walker, and The Guinn Family

Participating Legislators: Senator Joyce Elliott, Representative Vivian Flowers

Participating Organizations: Americans for Prosperity, Arkansas Youth Coalition For Social Change, Better Community Developers, CanDo Clemency, City of Fire Community Development Inc., Compassion Works for All, DecARcerate, Future For Felons, Good Grid, Hope Begins With Me, I Too Have A Dream, Phoenix Recovery Center For Women, Poor People's Campaign, Union A.M.E. Church


Event Date and Time

March 05, 2019 at 10am - 6pm

Event Description (if available)

We will begin the day with an Empathy Rally on the steps of The Capitol in Little Rock, Arkansas (10am-12pm) with various speakers. We will also be having a hygiene drive for women in prison, go within The Capitol to speak with various legislators concerning The Dignity Bill, and proceed to Union A.M.E. Church for a Meet and Greet and to package donated hygiene items for the women in prison who we will visit on March 6, 2019.

10am-12pm: Rally on Capitol Steps
12pm-2pm: Propose Dignity Bill to Legislators
3pm-7pm: Meet and Greet at 
Union A.M.E. Church
1825 S. Pulaski St. Little Rock, Arkansas
Pastor Chestine Sims

Speakers: Kimberly Rogers, Dawn Jeffrey, Aljay X Spencer, Roderick Talley, Osyrus Bolly, Holly Taylor, Tamu Walker, and The Guinn Family

Participating Legislators: Senator Joyce Elliott, Representative Vivian Flowers

Participating Organizations: Americans for Prosperity, Arkansas Youth Coalition For Social Change, Better Community Developers, CanDo Clemency, City of Fire Community Development Inc., Compassion Works for All, DecARcerate, Future For Felons, Good Grid, Hope Begins With Me, I Too Have A Dream, Phoenix Recovery Center For Women, Poor People's Campaign, Union A.M.E. Church



Event Location and Contact Information (if available)

Arkansas State Capitol Building
500 Woodlane St
Little Rock, AR 72201
United States
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Contact: Ruby Welch

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