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Below are October 5th Events for Dignity and Respect that are already being planned across the country!

Find an event or connect with an organizer in your area by typing in your zip code OR look through the list of events and contacts below.

Note that some events are being held the day before or after October 5th.

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October 5th Events for Dignity and Respect

ALABAMA

Birmingham, AL

  • Event: Birmingham March  
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: Arthur Shores Park, 19th Street North        
  • Organization: Alabama Coalition for Immigrant Justice, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Evelyn Servin; evelyn@acij.net; 256-577-8919 
  • Description: Join us in Birmingham to let Congress know that Alabama supports immigration reform! Arthur Shores Park is at the corner of 19th St. North and 13th Ave. North (next to Oak Hill Cemetery, near the Civic Center) Link to Map: http://goo.gl/maps/Fzmgp 

ARKANSAS

Rogers, AR

  • Event: Rogers      Arkansas Celebration of Dignity & Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 4:00 pm
  • Address: W      Walnut St & S 2nd St
  • Organization: Arkansas United Community Coalition
  • Main Point of Contact: Mireya Reith; director@arkansascoalition.org;      479-871-2168
  • Description: Arkansas      to be in solidarity with 60+ cities for the National Day of Dignity and      Respect & call for immigration reform. Meet at the corner of 2nd &      Walnut immediately upon conclusion of the Rogers International Festival to      march together to El Ranchito

Little Rock, AR

  • Event: Little Rock Celebration of Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time:  October 12th, 3:00 pm 
  • Address:  500 Woodlane Dr
  • Organization:  Arkansas United Community Coalition, SEIRN
  • Main Point of      Contact:  
  • Description: Featured action for the Southeast Immigrant Rights      Network (SEIRN) conference. Southerners from across 8 states will march      & rally to show our unity for dignity & reform. Sub-messages:      against SAFE Act, stop deportations, stop criminalization of minorities,      celebrate & protect family dignity.

ARIZONA

Phoenix, AZ

  • Event: Phoenix      March for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address: 909      E Washington
  • Organization: Arizona Comprehensive Immigration Reform Table, CWA
  • Main Point of Contact: Grecia Lima; Glima@communitychange.org;      415-488-6177; Raquel Teran; Rteran@mifamiliavota.org;      602-326-5854
  • Description: Join us as we MARCH to uphold the dignity and      respect of all people regardless of immigration status; to protect      family unity with a path to citizenship, to stop deportations, to      honor and protect all workers, to demilitarize our borders, to      give all children a quality education to fulfill their dreams.

Tucson, AZ

  • Event: Tucson Caravan for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 am
  • Address: 602 West Ajo Way
  • Organization: Arizona Comprehensive Immigration Reform Table
  • Main Point of Contact:Raquel Teran; Rteran@mifamiliavota.org;      602-326-5854

Tucson, AZ

  • Event: Tucson OFA Event
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: Mansfield Park, 2000 N 4th Ave
  • Organization: OFA

Yuma, AZ

  • Event: Yuma Caravan for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 5:00 am
  • Address: 505 S Avenue B
  • Organization: Arizona Comprehensive Immigration Reform Table
  • Main Point of Contact: Pedro Lopez, 632-282-6821

Yuma, AZ

  • Event: Yuma      Welcome Back Vigil for Caravan Participants
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 7:00 pm
  • Address: 417      S 15th Ave
  • Organization: Arizona Comprehensive Immigration Reform Table
  • Main Point of Contact: Pedro Lopez, 632-282-6821

CALIFORNIA

Apple Valley, CA

  • Event: Apple Valley All Night Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 5th, All Night, starting time TBD
  • Address:Rep. Cook Office, 14955 Dale Evans Parkway
  • Organization: ICUC
  • Main Point of Contact: Thomas Weiler; tweiler@icucpico.org; (559)      259-1556   

Fresno, CA

  • Event: Fresno March and Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:30 am
  • Address: 1100 Van Ness
  • Organization: Fresno Citizenship Coalition, SEIU, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Maggie Thao; mthao@seiu-uhw.org; 760-899-0544

Los Angeles, CA

  • Event: Los Angeles March of the Stars!          
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address: Hollywood Blvd and Western Ave
  • Organization: LA County Federation of Labor, CHIRLA, SEIU, ULTCW, CARECEN, NAKASEC, KRC, KIWA, FIRM, CCC, COFEM, PICO-L.A. and others
  • Main Point of Contact: Xiomara Carpeno; xcorpeno@chirla.org 

Los Angeles, CA

  • Event: Los Angeles Solidarity Action   
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 4:00 pm
  • Address: Sheraton in Downtown Los Angeles
  • Organization: AFT
  • Main Point of Contact: Cesar Moreno Perez; cmoreno@aft.org
  • Description: We will meet at 4pm at the Sheraton downtown Los Angeles and march to Pershing Square where we will hold a rally and press conference. We will also demonstrate in front of the ICE Los Angeles office and demand an end to the separation of families and deportations.

Los Angeles, CA

  • Event: Los Angeles Immigration Focused Media Sharing Workshop
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm; October 6th, Noon - 5:00 pm
  • Address: UCLA Downtown Labor Center, 675 S Park View St
  • Organization: Undocutech, Voces Moviles, MIT Center for Civic Media, United We Dream, Migrahack, Asian Americans Advancing Justice LA, UCLA Labor Center
  • Main Point of Contact: Maegan Ortiz; undocutech.org2132548076
  • Description: Join us immigrant media makers to create, edit and share media and tools to tell immigrant stories representing the more than #11MillionDreams. Registration starts at 8 am on Saturday , Noon on Sunday. 

San Diego, CA

  • Event: San Diego Rally and March
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address: 6th Ave., and Laurel St
  • Organization: Alliance San Diego, SD-AFSC, ICWJ, JOB, Labor      Council of San Diego & Imperial Counties, SEIU-USWW, SDOP, UNITE-HERE
  • Main Point of Contact: Pedro Rios; prios@afsc.org; 619-370-5908 
  • Description: Join thousands across the country to tell Congress it's time to vote on immigration reform!

Bakersfield, CA

  • Event: Bakersfield Concert
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: 17th St. and Chester Ave
  • Organization: SEIU Local 521, CWA and the KCCC  
  • Main Point of Contact: Ann Cervantes; ann.cervantes@seiu521.org;      661-342-3349

Coachella, CA

  • Event: Coachella Day for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, Time TBD
  • Address: TBD

Delano, CA

  • Event: Delano Farm Visits for Immigration Reform
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00am - 8:00am and 10:00am - 1:00 pm
  • Address: 30168 Garces Hwy
  • Organization: United Farm Workers
  • Main Point of Contact: 661-324-2500
  • Description:  Everyone knows that farm workers harvest the fruits and vegetables that feed our nation and the food served at the Capitol Hill's cafeteria. But, it's time that the GOP leadership in the House recognizes that these farm workers also deserve the opportunity to harvest the American dream for them and their children. Join us! Come and march the fields of California in support of immigration reform. 

Madera, CA

  • Event: Madera Farm Visits for Immigration Reform
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00am - 8:00am and 10:00am - 1:00 pm
  • Address: 450 S Madera Ave. Suite H
  • Organization: United Farm Workers
  • Main Point of Contact: (559) 674-4525
  • Description:  Everyone knows that farm workers harvest the fruits and vegetables that feed our nation and the food served at the Capitol Hill's cafeteria. But, it's time that the GOP leadership in the House recognizes that these farm workers also deserve the opportunity to harvest the American dream for them and their children. Join us! Come and march the fields of California in support of immigration reform. 

Modesto, CA

  • Event: Modesto Community Forum
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 9:00 am
  • Address: 120 S. Emerald Ave.
  • Organization: PICO, MFV, Immigration Coalition  
  • Main Point of Contact: Sergio Lara; sergiol@mifamiliavota.org;      209-589-5767         

Irvine, CA

  • Event: Orange County Day of Dignity and Respect   
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:30 am
  • Address: Irvine Spectrum, 71 Fortune Dr.
  • Organization: SEIU-USWW, OCCO, Orange County Labor Federation, Korean Resource Center, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Catcall Chavez; citlalli.chavez@seiu-usww.org; 714-742-1581

Oxnard, CA

  • Event: Oxnard Farm Visits for Immigration Reform
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00am - 8:00am and 10:00am - 1:00 pm
  • Address: 920 South "A" Street
  • Organization: United Farm Workers
  • Main Point of Contact: (805) 486-9674
  • Description:  Everyone knows that farm workers harvest the fruits and vegetables that feed our nation and the food served at the Capitol Hill's cafeteria. But, it's time that the GOP leadership in the House recognizes that these farm workers also deserve the opportunity to harvest the American dream for them and their children. Join us! Come and march the fields of California in support of immigration reform. 

Petaluma, CA

  • Event: Petaluma March and Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address:  St. James Catholic Church, 125 Sonoma Mountain Parkway
  • Organization:  North Bay Organizing Project
  • Main Point of Contact: Davin Cardenas, davin_cardenas@yahoo.com; 707 318-2818

Perris, CA

  • Event: Perris Action Workshop
  • Date/Time: October 5th; 11:00 am
  • Address: 234 South D St
  • Organization: TODEC Legal Center
  • Main Point of Contact: Luz Gallegos; 951-443-8458, Info@todec.org                                                

Richmond, CA

  • Event: Richmond Rally and Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 5th; 11:00 am
  • Address: West Contra Costa County Detention Facility - 5555 Giant Highway
  • Organization: East Bay Interfaith Immigration Coalition / CLUE / FAME
  • Main Point of Contact: Laura Rivas; laura@workingeastbay.org, 510-282-2500    
  • Description:  "With Liberty and Justice for ALL" VIGIL IN SUPPORT OF IMMIGRANT DETAINEES. Bring your noise makers!

Riverside, CA

  • Event: Riverside Day of Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th; 12:00 pm
  • Address: TBD; Time and Location may change.
  • Organization: Mi Familia Vota  
  • Main Point of Contact: TBD      

Sacramento, CA

  • Event: Sacramento Day of Dignity and Respect         
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address: Corner of Florin Rd and Franklin Blvd 4242 Florin Road
  • Organization: CHIRLA, PICO, SEIU 1000, USWW, Sacramento Central Labor Council, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Lino Paredes; lino.pedres@seiu-usww.org, 916-275-2039

Salinas, CA

  • Event: Salinas Farm Visits for Immigration Reform
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00am - 8:00am and 10:00am - 1:00 pm
  • Address: 437 Alisal
  • Organization: United Farm Workers
  • Main Point of Contact: (831) 757-6700
  • Description:  Everyone knows that farm workers harvest the fruits and vegetables that feed our nation and the food served at the Capitol Hill's cafeteria. But, it's time that the GOP leadership in the House recognizes that these farm workers also deserve the opportunity to harvest the American dream for them and their children. Join us!  Come and march the fields of California in support of immigration reform.  

San Bernardino, CA

  • Event: San Bernardino March and Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address: Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 1430 W 5th St.
  • Organization: MFV, CHIRLA, SEIU-ULTCW, Center for Community Change, ICUC
  • Main Point of Contact: Elena; elenac@mifamiliavota.org
  • Description: Starting at Our Lady of Guadalupe at 10:00 AM then the pilgrimage heads out to Saint Bernardine's and ends at San Bernardino City Hall. Join us! 

San Francisco, CA

  • Event: San Francisco Day of Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: 90 7th St.
  • Organization: SFOP, SEIU
  • Main Point of Contact: Lorena Melgarejo; amorales@piconetwork.org                               

San Jose, CA

  • Event: San Jose Pilgrimage
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 9:30 am
  • Address: Christ the King Church, 5284 Monterey Hwy
  • Organization: SEIU USWW, SIREN, PACT San Jose
  • Main Point of Contact: Lucila Ortiz; lortiz@siren-bayarea.org; 408-453-3003 ext. 112
  • Description: Join your friends and neighbors for a neighborhood walk in solidarity for a path to citizenship for 11 million Aspiring Americans.   Meet at 9 AM at Christ the King Church. Program will start at 9:30 AM followed by a march to Great Oak Grove Park in San Jose.

Santa Barbara, CA

  • Event: Santa Barbara Day of Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 4:00 pm
  • Address: 1100 Anacapa St.
  • Organization: CAUSE
  • Main Point of Contact: Anabel Merino, anabel@causenow.org; 626-423-4638
  • Description: Join us in the national day of action for immigrant dignity and respect. Hear from faith leaders, elected officials and community groups on the urgency of immigration reform. Meet outside of the Santa Barbara Courthouse at 4:00pm.

COLORADO

Denver, CO

  • Event: Denver Rally and March
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: Starting at Burns Park, 4001 E. Alameda Ave.
  • Organization: Coloradans for Citizenship Now
  • Main Point of Contact: Ben Hanna; bhanna@communitychange.org;      303-949-3343
  • Description: On October 5, 2013 we will be calling out Congress to pass immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship this year. We demand Immigration rules that promote family unity with an end to deportations, a stop to the great amount of spending on unneeded border militarization, and for profit of immigrant detention centers. El 5 de Octubre de 2013, estaremos exigiendo al Congreso que apruebe una reforma migratoria con una vía a la ciudadanía este año. Exigimos normas de inmigración que promuevan la unidad familiar con el fin de las deportaciones, una parada a la gran cantidad de gasto innecesario en la militarización de la frontera, y para el beneficio de los centros de detención de inmigrantes. Join us at Burns Park at 11:00 am! We will begin marching down Colorado Blvd at 11:30. Si se Puede!              

 Pueblo, CO

  • Event: Pueblo Silent Vigil and March
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Abriendo Ave and 4th Ave; Time and Location may change.
  • Organization: Mi Familia Vota Education Fund, CIRC, CPC, UVAS, Centro de los Pobres, Together CO, MFV
  • Main Point of Contact: Celia Reyes; celiam@mifamiliavota.org
  • Description: Come and join our vigil and march!      

CONNECTICUT

New Haven, CT

  • Event: New Haven Portrait Campaign
  • Date/Time:  Octoiber 5th, 12:30 pm
  • Address: Peoples Art Collective on 212 College Street 
  • Organization: JUNTA, 32 BJ, Farmers Bureau
  • Main Point of Contact: Ana María Rivera Forastieri, anamaria.rivera@juntainc.org; O: (203)787-0191; C: (787)406-1888

Norwich, CT

  • Event: Portrait Campaign
  • Date/Time:  October 5th, 12:30 pm
  • Address:  TBD
  • Organization:  JUNTA, 32 BJ, Farmers Bureau
  • Main Point of Contact: Ana María Rivera Forastieri, anamaria.rivera@juntainc.org; O: (203)787-0191; C: (787)406-1888

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Washington, DC

  • Event: Faith Communities Discussion Welcoming Newcomers
  • Date/Time: October 7th, 9:00 am
  • Address: Sixth & I Historic Synagogue 600 I Street NW, Washington, DC
  • Organization: Historic Synagogue
  • Main Point of Contact: advocacy@hias.org; 202-212-6026 
  • Description: Please join HIAS, the global Jewish agency that protects refugees, for a discussion about how faith communities work to welcome newcomers into our society. Melanie Nezer, HIAS’ Senior Director for Policy and Advocacy, will moderate a panel of faith leaders who will engage in an open and candid discussion about successful efforts to welcome immigrants and refugees in communities and the challenges to bringing communities together.

FLORIDA

Ft. Meyers, FL

  • Event: Ft. Myers Rally and March
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address:  2110 1st St.
  • Organization: OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Dylan Shepherd;  Dshepherd@barackobama.com, 321-217-0916
  • Description:  Bring your signs and show your support for the the economy, small business, and families through Immigration reform! Bring signs and meet us in front of the federal court at about 9:45

Groveland, FL

  • Event: Groveland Rally and Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address: 302 W Orange St.
  • Organization: Bennett Law Center
  • Main Point of Contact: Bridgette M. Bennett; bridgette@bennettlawcenter.com; 352-552-4321
  • Description: Join thousands across the country to tell Congress to make our dream of immigration reform a reality 

Jacksonville, FL

  • Event: Jacksonville Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: 11969 Beach Boulevard
  • Organization: OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Suzanne Snurpus; suzanne.snurpus@obamaalumni.com, 615-484-0820
  • Description: Come Join us as we make our voices heard! Bring signs, hand outs and anything else we need to help get our message out and a vote for a pathway to citizenship!

Miami, FL

  • Event: Miami March for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 1:00 pm
  • Address:Jose Marti Park 362 SW 4th 
  • Organization: Coalicion de Organizaciones Latinas Unidas, Florida Immigrant Coalition, 1Miami, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: kathy@floridaimmigrant.org ; 786-210-9030
  • Description: Join us in Little Havana to let Congress know we want immigration reform.  Meet at Jose Marti Park at 1:00pm.

Orlando, FL

  • Event: Orlando Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: 5660 Curry Ford Rd
  • Organization: OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Dylan Shepherd; DShepherd@barackobama.com, 321-217-0916
  • Description: Join us and help support Immigration Reform. Join us on the corner of Semeron and Curry Ford with your signs and handouts to support immigration reform.  

Tampa, FL

  • Event: Tampa Phone bank for Earned Path to Citizenship
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: 4311 W Waters Ave, Ste 402;
  • Organization: Mi Familia Vota and OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Christopher Cano; christopherc@mifamiliavota.org; 813-767-5295
  • Description: MFV Tampa Office will be contacting Register Voters and asking them to contact their Congressmen to support an Earned Path to Citizenship as part of an Immigration Reform Package.  You do not need to be able to speak Spanish for this event.  Refreshments will be provided.  Please contact Christopher Cano at 813.767.5295 or christopherc@mifamiliavota.org for any questions. 

Lakeland, FL

  • Event: Central Florida Prayer Vigil for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time:  October 5th, 8:00 pm
  • Address:  Across Street from First Presbyterian Church 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr 
  • Organization:  Florida Immigrant Coalition, Mi familia Vota, CIR Now, United we Dream: Tampa Bay, Organizing for Action, PICO FL
  • Main Point of Contact:  Isabel Sousa-Rodriguez; isabelsousa@floridaimmigrant.org;      239-887-7887
  • Description: Join us for a vigil at the church Rep. Dennis Ross church.  This will be an overnight vigil that will go until Sunday Service at 10:30am.  We will be praying for Congress to pass immigration reform. Meet at the First Presbyterian Church at 8PM.

Lake Worth, FL

  • Event: Lake Worth March for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time:  October 5th, 5:00 pm
  • Address:  1121 Lucern Ave
  • Organization:  Aguila Quetzal
  • Main Point of Contact: Pedro Alaniz; chefpedroalaniz@gmail.com; 231-838-5111
  • Description: Meet at 1121 and march to City Hall

GEORGIA

Atlanta, GA

  • Event: Atlanta March at Capitol Building
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address: Georgia State Capitol, 206 Washington St SW
  • Organization: Georgia Latino Alliance for Human Rights, Atlantans Building Leadership for Empowerment
  • Main Point of Contact: Adelina Nicholls; anicholls@glahr.org; 770-289-4833
  • Description: Marcha por la Reforma Migratoria            

HAWAII

Honolulu, HI

  • Event: Hawaii Children's Day at State Capitol
  • Date/Time: October 6th, 10:00 am
  • Address: State Capitol, 650 South King Street
  • Organization:Faith Action for Community Equity, Hawaii Coalition for Immigration Reform
  • Main Point of Contact: Reverend Stan Bain; stanbain@facehawaii.org; 808-282-6734         

IDAHO                               

Boise, ID

  • Event: Boise October 6 - March from Ann Morrison Park to Capitol Building
  • Date/Time: October 6th, 2:00 pm
  • Address: 1000  Americana Blvd
  • Organization: Idaho Community Action Network, Community Council of Idaho, ACLU, The Mennonite Church, The Episcopalian Church, Main Street Alliance, Alliance For A Just Society
  • Main Point of Contact: Fernando Mejia;  fernando@allianceforajustsociety.org; 208-830-0313
  • Description: Sin Mobilizacion no Hay Legalizacion. Unase con nosotros en esta marcha tan importante. Please park at Ann Morrison park (El Parque de Los Cuetes), there will be a stage where we will have a program and food starts at 2:00 PM.

ILLINOIS       

Bloomington, IL

  • Event: Bloomington Press Conference to Announce Pilgrimage
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 8:30 am
  • Address: St. Mary’s Catholic Church; 603 W. Jackson St.
  • Organization: Illinois People's Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Jen Carillo; jennjcarrillo@gmail.com; 847-826-3001
  • Description: Join us in sending off the pilgrims on their journey to Taylorville. Visit www.ilinoispeoplesaction.org/pilgrimage OR call 309 827 9627 for more information.

Chicago, IL

  • Event: Chicago and Midwest Caravan to Roskam's Office
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 9:00 am
  • Address: Caravan starting from Union Park, Ashland and Lake
  • Organization: ICIRR, SEIU, AFL CIO, OFA, Evangelicals for CIR
  • Main Point of Contact: Becca Shi; rshi@icirr.org; 312-576-8032
  • Description: Join us for a caravan to wheaton to demand Rep Roskam for a vote on citizenship: real leaders don’t hide!

Chicago, IL

  • Event: Chicago March of  Faith, Family and the Next Generation
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 9:00 am
  • Address: Union Park, Ashland and Lake
  • Organization: L.E.A.P., Red de Oracion, Familia Latina Unida y La Fuerza Juventud
  • Main Point of Contact: Emma Lozano; 773-847-7282 

Chicago, IL

  • Event: Chicago Vigil and Press Conference Against Deportations and Enforcement
  • Date/Time: October 10th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: TCEP  2832 W 24th Blvd, Chicago, IL 60623
  • Organization: NALACC Chicago; TCEP
  • Main Point of Contact: Ariel Ruiz; ruizags@gmail.com; 509-301-7140

Chicago, IL

  • Event: Chicago Prayer
  • Date/Time: October 12th, 1200 pm
  • Address: 2909 N. Central Ave.
  • Organization: Red de Oracion USA
  • Main Point of Contact: Jorge Fuentes; jorgemusic@yahoo.com, 708-212-4281
  • Description: 24 hours of continuous prayer for Immigration Reform among all Chicago Area church. Iniciamos el dia viernes a las 7pm en La Cruzada Misionera 2624 W. Cermak Rd Chicago, IL

Chicago, IL

  • Event: Chicago Mass Mobilization
  • Date: October 12th
  • Time/Address: 12:00 Teamster City, 300 S Ashland Ave; 2:00 pm March on Jackson Avenue; 3:00 pm Rally Federal Plaza, downton Chicago 
  • Organization: NALACC Chicago; TCEP; ICIRR, SEIU, AFL, CFL, UE, UFCW, Evangelicals, NALAAC
  • Main Point of Contact: Becca Shi; rshi@icirr.org; 312-576-8032
  • Description: Join our mega march for legalization, path to citizenship and stopping deportations.

Cobden, IL

  • Event: Cobden March
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: TBD; Time and Location may change.
  • Organization: Club Cheran
  • Main Point of Contact: Pedro Tomas; tomas1976@frontier.com             

Decatur, IL

  • Event: Decatur Press Conference and Rally
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 11:00 am
  • Address: 243 S Waters St; Time and Location may change
  • Organization: Illinois People's Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Jen Carillo; jennjcarrillo@gmail.com; 847-826-3001
  • Description: Join us in sending off the pilgrims on their journey to Taylorville. Visit www.ilinoispeoplesaction.org/pilgrimage OR call 309 827 9627 for more information.

Melrose Park, IL

  • Event: Peoria Day of Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: 1600 W Lake St
  • Organization: Fedejal, Confedejal, Naima
  • Main Point of Contact: Judith De La Mora-Macias; judithfedejal@gmail.com; 7738604191
  •  Unete a miles que, por todo el [pais, le pedimos al CONGRESO hacer realidad nuestro sueno de Reforma Migratoria ien 2013!

Peoria, IL

  • Event: Peoria Vigil Against Deportations and for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Morson Park
  • Organization: Organizacion de Nayaritas en Chicago, Inmigrantes Unidos en Peoria
  • Main Point of Contact: Elizabeth Cecena; maury.cecena@gmail.com

Taylorville, IL

  • Event: Taylorville Rally to Close Out 2 Day Pilgrimage
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: 108 E. Market St.
  • Organization: Illinois People's Action, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Jennifer Carrillo; jennjcarrillo@gmail.com; 847-826-3001
  • Description: Join us in welcoming the Pilgrimage for Citizenship as it arrives in Taylorville. Visit www.illinoispeoplesaction.org/pilgrimage for event details.

Wheaton, IL

  • Event: Wheaton OFA Event
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: Casa Dupage, 213 S Wheaton Ave.
  • Organization: OFA

INDIANA 

Merrillville, IN

  • Event: Plymouth Rally
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 12:15 pm
  • Address: Rep. Visclosky's Office, 7895 Broadway, Suite A
  • Organization: OFA Action

Plymouth, IN

  • Event: Plymouth Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:30 pm
  • Address: 501 N. Center St.
  • Organization: Friends of Immigration Reform
  • Main Point of Contact: Becky Griffy; bggriffy@gmail.com; 547-850-2203
  • Description: Join us for National Day of Citizenship at the Marshall County Courthouse.

IOWA

  • Event: Des Moines Immigration Celebration
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: 2300 Drake Park Ave.
  • Organization: OFA, American Friends Service Committee
  • Main Point of Contact: Deb 515-339-8579; Nancy 515-419-9279
  • Description: Join us as we hear the stories of an aspiring citizen and the struggles they have encountered on the path to citizenship

KANSAS

Wichita, KS

  • Event: Wichita Public Meeting on Immigration Reform
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: 1751      N. Ash; Time and Location may change.
  • Organization: Sunflower Community Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Shannon; shannon@sunfloweract.org;      (773) 330-3118

LOUISIANA

New Orleans, LA

  • Event: New Orleans Caravan to Immigration Reform Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice Office, 217 N. Prieur Street
  • Organization: Organizing for Action, The Leadership      Conference on Civil & Human Rights, LA CIR Coalition; New Orleans      Workers' Center for Racial Justice
  • Main Point of Contact: Demetrius Fisher; dfisher@nowcrj.org; 504-322-0785                                       

New Orleans, LA

  • Event: New Orleans Rally and Press Conference for Reform
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Congressman Steve Scalise’s Office, 110 Veterans Boulevard
  • Organization: Organizing for Action, The Leadership Conference on Civil & Human Rights, LA CIR Coalition, New Orleans Workers' Center for Racial Justice
  • Main Point of Contact: Demetrius Fisher; dfisher@nowcrj.org; 504-322-0785         

New Orleans, LA

  • Event: Metairie OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 15:00 pm
  • Address: Metairie Office of Congressman Steve Scalise, 110 Veterans Boulevard Suite 500 

MAINE 

Portland, ME

  • Event: Portland Maine Faith March and Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 5:00 pm
  • Address: First Parish UU, 425 Congress St.
  • Organization: Maine Law, ACLU, MANA, ILAP, RCAD, MWL, SMWC, MIRC
  • Main Point of Contact: Kevin Simowitz; kevin@mainepeoplesalliance.org;

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston, MA

  • Event: Boston Rally, Caravan and March
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Boston Public Library, Copley Square
  • Organization: American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), The African Council, Agencia ALPHA, Birfly Conexion Juvenil Inmigrante, Boston New Sanctuary Movement, Brazilian Immigrant Center, Brazilian Women's Group, Centro Presente, Centro Comunitario de Trabajadores, Chinese Progressive Association, Chelsea Collaborative, Cleghorn Neighborhood Center, Dominican Development Center, East Boston Ecumenical Community Council (EBECC), Emerson College / EmersonUNITE, Irish International Immigrant Center (IIIC), Immigrant Worker Center Collaborative, Jobs with Justice, Just Communities of Western Massachusetts, La Comunidad Inc, Latinos Unidos de Massachusetts (LUMA), Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA), MassCOSH Maria Luisa de Moreno International Foundation, MIRA USA, Neighbors United for a Better East Boston, New Hampshire Alliance of Immigrants and Refugees, EACH Beyond Domestic Violence, SEIU 32BJ/615, Student Immigrant Movement, UNITE HERE Local 26, Women’s Institute for Leadership Development (WILD)
  • Main Point of Contact: Cristina Aguilera; caguilera@miracoalition..org; Samantha Almeida; 617-819-5382

Cambridge, MA

  • Event: Cambridge Immigration Focused Media Sharing Workshop
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 9:00 am - 5:30 pm; October 6th, 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Address: MIT Media Lab 75 Amherst Street
  • Organization: Undocutech, MIT Center for Civic Media, United We DreamUndocutech, MIT Center for Civic Media, United We Dream
  • Main Point of Contact: undocutech@gmail.com
  • Description: Join us immigrant media makers to create, edit and share media and tools to tell immigrant stories representing the more than #11MillionDreams

MICHIGAN

Detroit, MI

  • Event: Rally at ICE Office
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 5:30 pm
  • Address: 333 Mt. Elliott
  • Organization: Michigan United
  • Main Point of Contact: Raquel Garcia Anderson; Raquel@miunited.org; 313-451-2768
  • Description: Metro Faith Leaders call for a Vigil to pray for Justice and Compassion; Elected Leaders please stop the separation of families NOW! Los Líderes Religiosos de Detroit van a orar para Justicia y Compasión para inmigrantes; Lideres: para las separaciones de nuestras familias AHORA!

Grand Rapids, MI

  • Event:  Grand Rapids Migrating Prayer Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: Veterans Memorial Park, 101 Fulton St E, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • Organization:  CRC, Micah Center, MI United and Local Churches
  • Main Point of Contact:  Denise Lopez; denise@michiganunited.org; 305-773-0958
  • Description: Join us for a migrating prayer vigil. Wear white.

Grandville, MI

  • Event:  Grandville OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Congressman Huizenga's Office, 4555 Wilson Ave. SW Suite 3 
  • Organization: OFA Action

Kalamazoo, MI

  • Event:  Kalamazoo March
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 2:00 pm
  • Address: Bronson Park, 200 S. Rose St.
  • Organization:  MI United
  • Main Point of Contact:  Alison Colberg; allison@michiganunited.org; 269-716-1005
  • Description: Join us for a pilgrimage and march for comprehensive immigration reform. We have the votes for reform in the House - it's time for Speaker Boehner to give us a vote! Join us to show the House that we will not stop until we have comprehensive immigration reform in 2013!

MINNESOTA

Fairfax, MN

  • Event: Fairfax Prayer 
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: 15 SE 1st Street
  • Organization: St. Andrew Catholic Church
  • Main Point of Contact: Anna Marie Reh aareah@dnu.org507-359-2966
  • Description: Please join us to pray for Immigration Reform. Prayer will take place 15 SE 1st Street, St. Andrew Catholic Church. 

Litchfield, MN

  • Event:  Litchfield Prayer 
  • Date/Time: October5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Central Park
  • Organization: St. Phillip Catholic Church
  • Main Point of Contact: Anna Marie Reh aareah@dnu.org507-359-2966
  • Description: Join our public and bilingual prayer. Meet in Central Park in front of the Court House at 12:00 noon.

Mankato, MN

  • Event:  Mankato Prayer
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:30 pm
  • Address: Good Council
  • Organization: School Sisters of Notre Dame
  • Main Point of Contact: Anna Marie Reha; areah@dnu.org, 507-359-2966
  • Description: Join the School Sisters of Notre Dame in prayer and advocacy for Immigration Reform. Good Council Conference Center at 6:30 p.m.

Marshall, MN

  • Event:  Marshall Prayer
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: Memorial Park
  • Organization: Holy Redeemer Catholic Church
  • Main Point of Contact: Anna Marie Reha; areah@dnu.org, 507-359-2966
  • Description: Join our public and bilingual prayer. Meet in Memorial Park in front of the Court House at 3:00 pm.

Minneapolis, MN

  • Event:  Minneapolis March and Rally for Immigration Reform
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:30 pm
  • Address: Basilica St. Mary, 88 N 17th St
  • Organization: MNA4C - Immigrant Law Cente of Minnesota, SEIU, AFL-CIO, Asamblea de Derechos Civiles, MN Catholic Charities, MN Catholic Conference, ISAIAH, Jewish Community Action, African Immigrant Services, Mesa Latina, MN for a Fair Economy, OFA, Unite Here 17, Centro Campesino,   Advocates for Human Rights, ICOM, UFCW1189, SPRLF, League of Women Voters, MRLF
  • Main Point of Contact: Felipe Illescas; felipe.illescas@ilcm.org; 612-418-5382
  • Description: Minnesotans support immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship that protects the unity of families and the rights of workers. Take a stand and march with your community!            

Montevideo, MN

  • Event:  Montevideo Prayer
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: 630 N. 6th Street
  • Organization: St. Joseph Catholic Church
  • Main Point of Contact: Anna Marie Reha; areah@dnu.org, 507-359-2966
  • Description: Join us to advocate for Immmigration Reform. Meet at 630 N. 6th Street, Nunez Auto Sales.

Wilmar, MN

  • Event:  Wilmar Prayer
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:30 pm
  • Address: County Court House
  • Organization: St. Mary Catholic Church
  • Main Point of Contact: Jim Devorak; jdevorak51@hotmail.com, 320-235-0118
  • Description: Join us for a bilingual public prayer and advocacy. Meet in front of the County Court House at 505 Becker Ave. at 3:00 p.m.

MISSISSIPPI

Gulfport, MS

  • Event: Gulfport Bible Study on Immigraiton
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: 1909 15th St. 
  • Organization: El Pueblo (A Program of Seashore Mission)
  • Main Point of Contact: Jennie Searcy; jsearcy@elpueblo-ms.org, 228-436-3986
  • Description: Join us for a luncheon Bible study on immigration with Bishop Morin of the Catholic Diocese of Biloxi, followed by prayer for our public officials.

MISSOURI

Kansas City, MO

  • Event: Kansas City Community Gathering
  • Date/Time: October 5th; 1:00 pm
  • Address: St. Peter's Catholic Church, 815 East Meyer
  • Organization: Communities Creating Opportunity (CCO)
  • Main Point of Contact: Sara John; sara@cco.org; 816-803-1513   
  • Description: Event begins at 1:00pm. Join us for: fellowship with community members, hear real stories from Kansas City families, stand in solidarity for a pathway to citizenship, and learn how to prepare (and enjoy!) a family recipe for a traditional Mexican salsa.  -- El evento empieza a la 1:00pm. Les invitamos a: convivir con miembros de la comunidad, escuchar verdaderas historias de nuestras familias, estar en solidaridad con el movimiento nacional para la reforma migratoria que incluye un camino hacia la ciudadania, y aprender una receta familiar de una salsa mexicana.

 St. Louis, MO

  • Event: St. Louis Interfaith Pilgrimage
  • Date/Time: October 5th; 10:00 am
  • Address: St. Cecilia's Catholic Church, 5414 Alaska Ave
  • Organization: Missouri Immigrant and Refugee Advocates, Catholic Archdiocese, Catholic Charities, Metropolitan Congregations United, The St. Louis Interfaith Committee on Latin America (IFCLA), OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Vanessa Crawford Aragón; vanessa@mira-mo.org; 636-734-6635       

MONTANA    

Billings, MT

  • Event: Billings Rally for Comprehensive Immigration Reform                   
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: 6th Ave S and 28th St S
  • Organization: Montana Organizing Project, Indian Peoples Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Blair Ward; blair@montanaorganizingproject.org; 406-599-1818

Missoula, MT

  • Event: Missoula Rally                   
  • Date/Time: October 6th, 2:00 pm
  • Address: 200 W Broadway
  • Organization: Montana Organizing Project, Montana Immigrant Justice Alliance, Indian Peoples Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Lauren Wittorp; lauren@montanaorganizingproject.org; 269-876-8432

NORTH CAROLINA

Asheboro, NC

  • Event: Asheboro Vigil 
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:30 pm
  • Address: Frazier Park, 517 W Wainman Ave
  • Organization: SEIU, Workers United, Latin American Coalition, Latino Coalition of Randolph County
  • Main Point of Contact: Petit_fleur@live.com; 336-465-5895                  
  • Description: Juntos Somos más! Unamos nuestras manos en esta vigilia para luchar por una Reforma Migratoria justa. Nos veremos en Frazier Park (a lado de la iglesia católica  San Jose. 

Charlotte, NC

  • Event: Charlotte OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 5:00 pm
  • Address: McCory Hall at Johnson C. Smith University,100 Beatties Ford Road
  • Organization: OFA Action 

Charlotte, NC

  • Event: Charlotte Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 7:30 pm
  • Address: Marshall Park, 800 E. 3rd Street
  • Organization: SEIU Locals, Workers United, Latin American Coalition
  • Main Point of Contact: Lacey Williams;  lwilliams@latinamericancoalition.org; 202-330-3149            

Forest City, NC

  • Event: Forest City Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 7:00 pm
  • Address: Down Town Mill St.
  • Organization: Inmigrantes Unidos of Rutherford County
  • Main Point of Contact: cuahutmelgar@hotmail.com, 828-289-3760
  • Description: This is a time of change when we make change to live free in this Country

Greenville, NC

  • Event: Greenville Press Conference
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: 261 Belvoir Hwy
  • Organization: AMEXCAN
  • Main Point of Contact: Juvencio Rocha; juvenciorp@amexcannc.com252-258-9967     

Greenville, NC

  • Event: Greenville Community Dialogue
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: 261 Belvoir Hwy
  • Organization: AMEXCAN
  • Main Point of Contact: Juvencio Rocha; juvenciorp@amexcannc.com252-258-9967     

Greensboro, NC

  • Event: Greensboro Rally and Canvass
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: TBD; Time and Location may change.
  • Organization: SEIU Locals, Workers United, Working America
  • Main Point of Contact: Zulema Rodriguez; zulema.rodriguez@seiu.org; 202-330-3149

Kernersville, NC

  • Event: Kemersville Mass for Immigrants
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address:  616 S. Cherry St.
  • Organization: Holy Cross Church
  • Main Point of Contact: Martin Mata; holycrossmata@yahoo.com; 336-560-1040
  • Description: Justice for Immigrants

Wilmington, NC

  • Event: Wilmington Day for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 pm
  • Address:  Red Cross St and North Front St Wilmington, NC
  • Organization: SEIU Locals, Workers United, Latin American Coalition, FLOC
  • Main Point of Contact: Angelita and Lina; 919-440-5604

Morganton, NC

  • Event: Morganton Day for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00PM
  • Address:  TBD; Time and Location may change.
  • Organization: SEIU Locals, Workers United, Latin American Coalition  
  • Main Point of Contact: Zulema Rodriguez; zulema.rodriguez@seiu.org; 202-330-314

Hickory, NC

  • Event: Hickory Prayer Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: TBD; Time and Location may change.
  • Organization: NC Latino Coalition
  • Main Point of Contact: Mauricio Castro; macalcdc@aol.com; 919-423-6332        

Hamlet, NC

  • Event: Hamlet Vigil for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: 315  King Street; Hamlet NC
  • Organization: Richmond County's Immigration Fighters, Latin American Coalition of Charlotte
  • Main Point of Contact: Alberto Michaca; albertmichaca@yahoo.com; (910) 461-0181
  • Description: Join us for an evening vigil in support of human/immigrant rights. Meet us across the street from Hamlet City Park and Dollar General

Raleigh, NC

  • Event: Rep. Holding Office Petition Delivery for Immigration Reform
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: Representative Holding's Office
  • Organization: El Pueblo
  • Main Point of Contact: Mike Figueras; mike@elpueblo.org, (919)835-1525 Ext. 5
  • Description: This is our 3rd visit to Rep. Holdings office to discuss immigration reform. We will now deliver petitions to keep the pressure on.

Sanford, NC

  • Event: Sanford Summit for Faith Leaders
  • Date/Time: October 5th; 6:00 am
  • Address: 2840 Cemetery Road
  • Organization: North Carolina Council of Churches

NEBRASKA

Omaha, NE

  • Event: Omaha October 12th March and Rally 
  • Date/Time: October 12th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: 4923 S. 24th Street, Ste 3A
  • Organization: Heartland Workers Center, Nebraska Appleseed, OLLAS
  • Main Point of Contact: Darcy Tromanhauser; dtromanhauser@neappleseed.org; 402-438-8853   

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Manchester, NH

  • Event: Vigil For Immigration Reform
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 7:00 pm
  • Address: Saint Agustine's Church, 383 Beech Street
  • Organization: NHAIR, St. Agustine's Catholic Church
  • Main Point of Contact: Eva Castilloecastillo@miracoalition.org(603)661-2873

NEW JERSEY

Freehold, NJ

  • Event: Freehold Day of Dignity and Respect                      
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:30 am
  • Address: 191 Throckmorton St
  • Organization: Center for Popular Democracy, Casa Freehold, OFA, NJCU, AFSC, PICO NJ, WOTS, New Labor, La Fuente, SEIU 32BJ, SAALT
  • Main Point of Contact: Stephanie Yazgi; 646 512 3726
  • Description: March from Casa Freehold to Festival

Trenton, NJ

  • Event
  • : Trenton Mass for Immigrant Families                  
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:15 pm
  • Address: Cathedral of St. Mary, 701 Lawrenceville Road 
  • Organization: PICO, WOTS, PICO, WOTS 
  • Main Point of Contact: carlos@piconj.org

NEW MEXICO

Albuquerque, NM

  • Event: Albuquerque March for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 2:00 pm
  • Address: 1 Civic Plaza on 3rd and Tijeras
  • Organization: El Centro de Igualdad y Derechos
  • Main Point of Contact: Rachel LaZar; rlazar_elcentro@yahoo.com; 505-217-5189
  • Description: Meet on south side of One Civic Plaza

Belen, NM

  • Event: Belen Caravan Blessing
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 m
  • Address: N. 4th St. 
  • Organization: Somos Un Pueblo Unido
  • Main Point of Contact: Elizabeth Perches; 505-424-7832
  • Description: Join Somos for blessing and send off of the caravan riders who will travel to continue the pressure on Congressman Pearce to support a path to citizenship. Meet at 6PM at Anna Becker Park ( corner of Reinken & 4th st.)

Hobbs, NM

  • Event: Hobbs Republican Headquarters Reception of Caravan
  • Date/Time: October 6th, 1:30 pm
  • Address: Ocotillo Park, 5001 Jack Gomez Blvd 
  • Organization: Somos Un Pueblo Unido
  • Main Point of Contact: Maria Romano; 505-424-7832
  • Description: THE TIME IS NOW TO JOIN THE CARAVAN RIDERS FROM ALL OVER NEW MEXICO TO CONTINUE PRESSURING CONGRESSMAN PEARCE TO SUPPORT A PATH TO CITIZENSHIP

Las Cruces, NM

  • Event: Las Cruces March and Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: Las Cruces City Hall, 700 N, Main St
  • Organization: Mexicanos en Exilio, Paso del Norte Civil rights Project, Border Network For Human Rights
  • Main Point of Contact: Gabriela Castaneda; gcastaneda@bnhr.org, 915-494-4213
  • Description: On October 5, Border Network for Human Rights will mobilize West Texas and Southern New Mexico in massive march and rally in Las Cruces New Mexico from City Hall to Congressional office of Steve Pearce to demand Dignity and respect for our border Communities. We are asking Congressman Pearce to strongly support a Comprehensive Immigration Reform with pathway to citizenship, to Oppose SAFE ACT and the Militarization of our borders. With this march, we want to be part of the echoing in this country, uniting to all events taking place on that day making our voices be heard.We will be gathering at the Las Cruces City Hall at 700 N. Main at 10:00am. There will be parking available and well as transportation back to pick up vehicles after rally.

Lovington, NM

  • Event: Lovington Welcoming and Blessing of Caravans
  • Date/Time: October 6th, 11:30 am
  • Address: 1301 N 9th St
  • Organization: Somos Un Pueblo Unido
  • Main Point of Contact: Arturo Donlucas; 505-424-7832
  • Description: Join the caravan riders and the cavalcade "On the Road to Citizenship.

Roswell, NM

  • Event: Welcoming and Blessing of Caravans
  • Date/Time: October 6th, 9:30 am
  • Address: 400 N. Main
  • Organization: Somos Un Pueblo Unido
  • Main Point of Contact: Jesus Herrera, 505-424-7832
  • Description: Join us to welcome and be part of the caravan "On the Road to Citizenship" this Sunday Oct. 6th.

Santa Fe, NM

  • Event: Santa Fe Caravan 
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 pm 
  • Address: 417 Agua Fria St.
  • Organization: Somos Un Pueblo Unido
  • Main Point of Contact: Maria Rodriguez, 505-424-7832
  • Description: Join us to welcome the caravan riders who are traveling "On the Road to Citizenship" to Congressman Pearce's hometown. 

NEVADA

Las Vegas, NV

  • Event: N. Las Vegas Rueda de Prensa
  • Date/Time: October 1st, 3:00 pm
  • Address: 1096 E Sahara Suite 206
  • Organization: FEDEJAL NV
  • Main Point of Contact:  Maria Larios, mlarios@tvlasvegascorp.com; 7024800177
  • Description: Unete a miles que, por todo el pais le pedimos al Congreso hacer realidad nuestro sueno de Reforma Migratoria ien 2013! 

Las Vegas, NV

  • Event: Las Vegas Film Screening Walk a Day in An Immigrant's Shoes and Volunteer Training
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: Culinary Union, 1630 S. Commerce St.
  • Organization: MFV, PLAN, AFLCIO, Culinary Union, SEIU, OFA, Progress Now NV
  • Main Point of Contact: Rudy Zamora; rudyz@mifamiliavota.net, 702-724-5386
  • Description: Showing of Film - Walk a Day in An Immigrant's Shoes at A School 

Las Vegas, NV

  • Event: Las Vegas Vigil Prayer and Testimonies
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: 2915 W. Charleston Ste.
  • Organization: Hermandad Mexicana Transnacional
  • Main Point of Contact: Luz Marina, luz@hermandad-mexicana.org; 702-855-3512

Las Vegas, NV

  • Event: Las Vegas Daylaborer Breaking Bread
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 7:00 pm
  • Address: MFV Office, 619 S. 6th St
  • Organization: MFV
  • Main Point of Contact: Marisol Montoya, Marisolm@mifamiliavota.org; Rudy Zamora, (702) 724-5386

Northern Nevada, NV

  • Event: Northern Nevada Faith for a Path to Citizenship
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6th, and 7th, Time TBD
  • Address: TBD
  • Organization: ACTIONN
  • Main Point of Contact: Pat Fling; Flingp@actionn.org; 775-453-6137
  • Contact us to find out about our Sermons and payer vigils Fri, Sat, Sunday

Reno, NV

  • Event: Reno Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: 5310 Kietzke
  • Organization: Immigration Reform for Nevada
  • Main Point of Contact: Elvira Diaz; elvirajusticia@gmail.com, 775-203-5759
  • Description: A House United in Reno for Immigration Reform Pray Vigil Interfaith Pray for Immigrants. In front of Mark Amodei Office.

Reno, NV

  • Event: Inmigracion Juego de Vida
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address: Corner of Fourth St. And Center St.
  • Organization: Mi Familia Vota, Ahora Latino Journal, Catholic Charities of Northern NV, PLAN, Immigration Reform for Nevada, UNR Latino Student Advisory Board, ACLU NV, American Families United
  • Main Point of Contact: Carla Castedo;  CarlaC@mifamiliavota.org; Bob Fulkerson; Bfulkerson@planevada.org; 702-628-1887                             

Reno, NV

  • Event: Reno March for CIR
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Corner of Fourth St. And Center St.
  • Organization: PLAN, MFV
  • Main Point of Contact: Carla Castedo;  CarlaC@mifamiliavota.org; Bob Fulkerson; Bfulkerson@planevada.org; 702-628-1887         

NEW YORK     

Brooklyn, NY

  • Event: Faith March to Join Brooklyn Bridge March
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:30 AM
  • Address: First Unitarian Congregational Society, 116 Pierrepont St. at the corner of Monroe Place
  • Organization: Arab American Association of New York, Cabrini Immigrant Services, Catholic Charities of Brooklyn and Queens, CUSH, Faith in New York, the Greater New York Labor-Religion Coalition, the Interfaith Center of New York, the Interfaith Network for Immigration Reform, Make the Road New York, NICE, New Sanctuary Coalition of New York, and Women Supporting Women Ministries Inc.
  • Main Point of Contact: Dianne Steinman; steinmandiane@gmail.com.  
  • Description: Join our service prior to marching  and joining the Brooklyn Bridge March!

Corona, NY

  • Event: Faith March to Join Brooklyn Bridge March
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 8:30 AM
  • Address: St. St. Leo Parish , 1045 49th Ave. 
  • Organization: Arab American Association of New York, Cabrini Immigrant Services, Catholic Charities of Brooklyn and Queens, CUSH, Faith in New York, the Greater New York Labor-Religion Coalition, the Interfaith Center of New York, the Interfaith Network for Immigration Reform, Make the Road New York, NICE, New Sanctuary Coalition of New York, and Women Supporting Women Ministries Inc.
  • Main Point of Contact: Luz Muy; luz@faithinnewyork.org; 917-302-1313   
  • Description: Join our service prior to marching  and joining the Brooklyn Bridge March!

New York City, NY

  • Event: NYC Oct 5th March and Rally for Immigrant Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: 200 Cadman Plaza W. Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Organization: 32BJ, Make the Road, NYIC, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Manny Castro; mcastro@thenyic.org; 212-627-2227      ext. 246             
  • Description: Rally at Cadman Plaza followed by march over the Brooklyn Bridge; For more info, visit our website at www.oct5nyc.com

Binghamton, NY

  • Event: Rally at the Courthouse
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: 92 Court St. 
  • Organization: OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Marcia Grippen; Stephanie Arrellano: stephanie.arellano@seiu.org; 313-409-3480

Brentwood, NY

  • Event: Brentwood Rally for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Ross Park
  • Organization: Make the Road, LICET, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Karina Claudio; karina.claudio@maketheroadny.org; 917-676-2559
  • Description: Join us in a rally for immigrant dignity and respect

Brooklyn, NY

  • Event: Brooklyn Projecting Eye Catching Images
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 8:00 pm
  • Address: 16 Harrison Place, Bushwick
  • Organization: Breakthrough and The Illuminator
  • Main Point of Contact: Ishita Srivastava; ishita@breakthrough.tv, 212 868 6500
  • Description: Join us to stand with thousands around the country for common-sense immigration reform that protects women’s rights and safety. Come to 16 Harrison Place, Bushwick, Brooklyn at 8PMishita@breakthrough.tv

Buffalo, NY

  • Event: Community Forum for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: 2421 Main Street
  • Organization: SEIU-1199, NYS AFL-CIO, LCLAA, Citizen Action NY, NYCLU
  • Main Point of Contact: John Curr; jcurr@nyclu.org; 716-852-4033

Poughkeepsie, NY

  • Event: Poughkeepsie SOLIDARITY CROSSING to Support Comprehensive Immigration Reform
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:45 am
  • Address: 64 Parker Ave
  • Organization: Citizen Action of New York, New Yorkers for Real Immigration Reform, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Kat Fisher; kfisher@citizenactionny.org, 845-637-0174
  • Description: Next Saturday morning, October 5th, please join our immigrant neighbors, family members and friends who have faced the challenges of a broken immigration system and policy that makes finding work and supporting family extremely difficult for millions.  Many people in this country have moved to find work to support families, and many of our ancestors migrated here at a time when there were fewer restrictions and requirements.  Don't miss this chance to lend your voice to the final leg of this debate as cities from all over the country united in the demand for humane reform.  Join us on this 1.25 mile  walk across the Hudson River from Poughkeepsie to Highland where we will convene to ask our local decision makers to do more to support Comprehensive Immigration Reform that includes a roadmap to citizenship, due process and family reunification.

Utica, NY

  • Event: Utica OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 2:00 pm
  • Address: 10 Higby Road
  • Organization: OFA Action, Unitarian Universalist Church

White Plains, NY

  • Event: White Plains Rally and March
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: 300 Quarropas Street
  • Organization: Westchester Hispanic Coalition, Hudson Valley Community Coalition, WESPAC, Hispanic Resource Center, Empire Justice Center
  • Main Point of Contact: Graciela Heymann; gheymann@hispaniccoalition.org, 914-948-8466
  • Description: Reforma Migratoria İEn 2013! En el Hudson Valley y toda la nacion. Immigration Reform in 2013! For the Hudson Valley and the nation. Gather in front of Federal Courthouse at 1:00 pm. 

 OHIO

Akron, OH

  • Event: Akron Candle Light Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 8:00 pm
  • Address: Charles Goodyear Park, 174 High St.         
  • Organization: HOLA Ohio
  • Main Point of Contact: Veronica Dahlberg; veronicadahlberg@gmail.com, (440) 812 - 4626
  • Description: EXIJAMOS una reforma migratoria ¡YA!, que proteja la unidad familiar y los derechos laborales, PIDAMOS UN ALTO A LAS DEPORTACIONES y DETENCIONES! America DEMANDS immigration reform with legalization and citizenship NOW! HALT DEPORTATIONS and DETENTIONS, & preserve UNITY OF FAMILIES and rights of workers! HOLA is calling on Ohio’s Congressional delegation to pass a just & humane immigration reform this year. Please stand with us!

Akron, OH

  • Event: Akron OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Target Parking Lot, 449 Howe Avenue
  • Organization: OFA

Canton, OH

  • Event: Canton OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: Kresge Lot- Downtown "Green Space", 3rd and Market N
  • Organization: OFA

Chagrin Falls, OH

  • Event: Chagrin Falls Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address: Chagrin Falls Triangle            
  • Organization: Cleveland Jobs with Justice, SEIU Local 1, SEIU Local 1199, North Shore AFL-CIO,      Workers United, Organize! Ohio, DreamActivist Ohio
  • Main Point of Contact: Deb Kline; dkline@clevelandjwj.org
  • Description:Join us as we bring together people from the labor, immigrant, faith and non-profit communities to call on Rep. David Joyce and all of Congress to support Fair Immigration Reform Now! Meet at 10:00 AM at the Town Triangle.

Lorain, OH

  • Event: Lorain Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: Veteran's Park (The Kiosk) 1 Liberty Street      
  • Organization: HOLA Ohio
  • Main Point of Contact: Jose Mendiola or Veronica Dahlberg; mexeagle1940@yahoo.com, 440.522.3026
  • Description: America DEMANDS immigration reform with legalization and citizenship NOW! HALT DEPORTATIONS and DETENTIONS, & preserve UNITY OF FAMILIES and rights of workers!  HOLA is calling on Ohio’s Congressional delegation to pass a just & humane immigration reform this year. Please stand with us! Start gathering for vigil at 6 PM. 

Painesville, OH

  • Event: Painesville Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 2:00 pm
  • Address: Veteran's Park (The Kiosk) 1 Liberty Street             
  • Organization: HOLA Ohio
  • Main Point of Contact: Veronica Dahlbergveronicadahlberg@gmail.com(440) 812 - 4626
  • Description: No falten! Nuestra última esperanza. EXIJAMOS una reforma migratoria ¡YA!, que proteja la unidad familiar y los derechos laborales, PIDAMOS UN ALTO A LAS DEPORTACIONES y DETENCIONES! America DEMANDS immigration reform with legalization and citizenship NOW! HALT DEPORTATIONS and DETENTIONS, & preserve UNITY OF FAMILIES and rights of workers! HOLA is calling on Ohio’s Congressional delegation to pass a just & humane immigration reform this year. Please stand with us! Meet at the Gazebo at Vetran's Park in the Painesville Square at 2 PM.

Springfield, OH

  • Event: Springfield March to City Hall
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:30 pm
  • Address: 300 S Fountain Ave               
  • Organization: Ohio Prophetic Voices, SEIU, UFCW, FLOC, ICIRR (Illinois), INDYCAN, A4C, FIRM, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Troy Jackson; ttjackson@gmail.com
  • Description: Come and join our 1000 person march to Boehner’s Office at Springfield City Hall.

Youngstown, OH

  • Event: Youngstown OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Youngstown City Hall, W Boardman St     
  • Organization:  OFA

OREGON

Hermiston, OR

  • Event: Hermiston Community Forum
  • Date/Time: October 5th; 3:00 pm
  • Address: Yamhill Community College
  • Organization: United Farm Workers Union
  • Main Point of Contact: Greg Delgado; greg@causaoregon.org, 541-390-6213
  • Description: The UFW will host an immigration community forum in Hermiston, Oregon and a rally outside Congressman Doc Hastings' office in Yakima, Washington. Farm workers and community members want to send a clear message to Congress, especially to congressmen Greg Walden (R-OR) and Hastings (R-WA): The UFW and its host of supportive national organizations  no longer want any more "excuses" on why genuine reform can't happen this year. We want a vote on immigration reform with a path to citizenship today, not tomorrow. 

Medford, OR

  • Event: Medford March and Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th; 3:00 pm
  • Address: Vogel Plaza.  Corner of W Main and Central Ave
  • Organization: Oregon Action, UNETE, NWSW-North West Seasonal Workers, NWFWC-North West Forest Workers Center, SEIU, RCC/SOU Students, Center for Farm Workers, Mi Voz Cuenta, Business and Faith groups
  • Main Point of Contact: Virginia Camberos; virginia@oregonaction.org, 541-772-4029         
  • Description: We want a Comprehensive Immigration Reform with a Path to Citizenship NOW!! 

Portland, OR

  • Event: Portland Walk for Citizenship
  • Date/Time: October 5th; 3:00 pm
  • Address: Director Park, 817 SW Park Avenue
  • Organization: Causa, Immigrant Law Group, Center for Intercultural Organizing, SEIU, AFL-CIO, AFSCME, Basic Rights Oregon, ROP, IMirJ, Las Mujeres de PSU, Oregon Latino Health Coaltion 
  • Main Point of Contact: Reyna Lopez; reyna@causaoregon.org ; 971-240-7414          
  • Description: Rally around national action for dignity and respect. We will be bringing together speakers from faith, labor, immigrant rights groups, elected officials, and stories from real people being affected. There will be a call to action with pictures and petitions, and music and cultural element. This is going to be huge in Portland!              

Salem, OR

  • Event: Salem Civic Engagement for Immigraiton Reform
  • Date/Time: October 5th; 4:00 pm
  • Address: Chemeketa Community College
  • Organization: PCUN, Salem Keizer Coalition For Equality PCUN, Salem Keizer Coalition For Equality
  • Main Point of Contact: Betty James; bettyajames@gmail.comramon@pcun.org
  • Description: Will have information, petitions and a call to action with cellphones, encouraging people to call Greg Walden.  (10am to 4pm) Winter and Summer street on Marion Street. Contact Betty for more details. 

PENNSYLVANIA

Philadelphia, PA

  • Event: Philadelphia Rally and March to ICE
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Love Park, Downtown, 1599 John F Kennedy Blvd
  • Organization: Pennsylvania United for Immigration Reform (PUIR), Pennsylvania Immigration & Citizenship Coalition (PICC), SEIU 32BJ, SEIU HCPA, New Sanctuary Movement, Center for Popular Democracy, Keystone Progress, POWER
  • Main Point of Contact: Sundrop Carter; sundropcarter@paimmigrant.org; O:215-832-0
  • 616; C:610-217-8222
  • Description: Meet at LOVE park at 12pm! We are coordinating buses from surrounding areas, please contact us to RSVP.                      

Pittsburg, PA

  • Event: Pittsburgh Press Conference
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: Community of Reconciliation Church, 100 N Bellefield Ave. 
  • Organization: Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network (PIIN), Southwest Gamaliel affiliate
  • Main Point of Contact: sarah@piin.org, 412-737-4455
  • Description:  PIIN & Interfaith Community Press Conference - Just Immigration Reform Now!

Reading, PA

  • Event: Reading Mass followed by Procession to Congressman Pitt's Office
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:30 pm
  • Address: St. Peter the Apostle Roman Catholic Church, 322 South 5th Street
  • Organization: Congregations United for Neighoborhood Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Joshua Chisholm; 215-764-0741, joshuac@cunapico.orgjoshuac@cunapico.org

Reading, PA

  • Event: Reading OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Berks County City Hall
  • Organization: OFA

RHODE ISLAND

Providence, RI

  • Event: Providence March and Community Forum
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: 5 Avenue of the Arts
  • Organization: Todos Somos Arizona
  • Main Point of Contact: Juan Garcia; juangarcia52@hotmail.com; 401-419-1050
  • Description: Join our march for citizenship and in support of the POWER Act!                 

SOUTH CAROLINA 

Beaufort, SC

  • Event: Beaufort Rally and Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Office of Congressman Mark Sanford, 903 Port Republic Street
  • Organization: Lowcountry Immigration Coalition
  • Main Point of Contact: George Kanuck; geokanuck@gmail.com
  • Description: Rally and Vigil on October 5 in support of the National Day of Dignity and Respect and comprehensive immigration reform  

Columbia, SC

  • Event: Columbia 10am OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 2:00 pm
  • Address: Downtown Farmer's Market, 1431 Assembly St
  • Organization: OFA Action

Columbia, SC

  • Event: Columbia 2pm OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:00 am
  • Address: Richland County Library, 1431 Assembly St
  • Organization: OFA Action

Columbia, SC

  • Event: Columbia Vigil and Networking Event
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: Martin Luther King Park, 2300 Greene Street
  • Organization: SC People of Faith For Immigration Reform
  • Main Point of Contact: Sara Damewood; saraofsc@yahoo.com, 803-730-4987
  • Description: We will offer prayers from our various faith traditions and sing "America the Beautiful" (a prayer) in English and Spanish. Then, we'll go out to eat and share our advocacy efforts. See Facebook page: SC People of Faith for Immigration Reform. Meet at 6 p.m. at the park entrance.

Goose Creek, SC

  • Event: Goose Creek Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: 428 Red Bank Rd. 
  • Organization: SinMiedoSC
  • Main Point of Contact: Laura Cahue, sinmiedosc@gmail.com, (803) 354-1887
  • Description: Join us - Peaceful rally for Immigration Reform, Reading of an Immigrant's letter to Congress and a Piñata de la Reforma / Rebuild the Puzzle of Hope with a prayer for immigrants.

TENNESSEE

Knoxville, TN

  • Event: Caravan to Nashville
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 2:00 pm
  • Address: Caravan 1124 N. Broadway
  • Organization: TIRRC
  • Main Point of Contact:  Alysa Medina; alysa@tnimmigrant.org, 937-620-6637
  • Description: Come the Unite Building no later than 2:00 to get on bus.  Contact Alysa Medina to register at alysa@tnimmigrant.org / 937-620-6637.

Knoxville, TN

  • Event: Knoxville Roundtable Discussion Followed by Bus to Nashville
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Unite Building, 1124 N. Broadway
  • Organization: Jobs with Justice of East Tennessee, OFA, Allies of Knoxville's Immigrant Neighbors
  • Main Point of Contact:  Steven Fernandez; fernandezsj01@aol.com, 865-314-9613
  • Description: You're invited! To the East TN Mobilizations for the Day of Respect and Dignity A National Campaign for Just and Humane Immigration Reform 12:00-2:00 Worker's Roundtable Organized by Jobs With Justice At UNITE HERE, 1124 N. Broadway, Knoxville 37917 ....And then take the bus to Nashville for the...Statewide Rally for Immigration Reform. 

Memphis, TN

  • Event: Caravan      to Jackson
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: TBD;      Time and location may change.
  • Organization: TIRRC

Nashville, TN

  • Event: Rally in Nashville for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: St. Mary's Catholic Church; 1665 U.S. 45 Bypass
  • Organization: TIRRC  
  • Main Point of Contact: Leticia; leticia@tnimmigrant.org, 615-833-0384 ext.106

Nashville, TN

  • Event: Rally in Nashville for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 4:00 pm
  • Address: Centennial Park; 2500 West End Ave
  • Organization: TIRRC  
  • Main Point of Contact: Megan Macaraeg; megan@tnimmigrant.org; 615-414-4364       

Nashville, TN

  • Event: Nashville Action with Conexion Americas
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: Centennial Park, 2500 West End Avenue
  • Organization: Conexion Americas
  • Main Point of Contact: Cara Sweeney; info@conamericas.com
  • Description: Sign postcards that will be mailed by Conexion Americas on your behalf to your U.S. Representatives urging immigration reform. 

Jackson, TN

  • Event: Jackson Public Forum
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 4:00 pm
  • Address: St. Marys Catholic Church, 1665 US 45 Bypass, Jackson, TN 38305
  • Organization: TIRRC  
  • Main Point of Contact: Megan Macaraeg; megan@tnimmigrant.org; 615-414-4364       

Jackson, TN

  • Event: Jackson Rally for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: St. Marys Catholic Church, 1665 US 45 Bypass, Jackson, TN 38305
  • Organization: TIRRC and NAACP
  • Main Point of Contact: Iris Mercado, iris@tnimmigrant.org; 901-692-2933
  • Description: Join a rally for Immigration Reform Now!iris@tnimmigrant.org

TEXAS

Dallas, TX

  • Event: Dallas March for an Immigration Reform Uniting Families
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 2:30 pm
  • Address: 3505 Maple Ave. 
  • Organization: SEIUTX and Worker's United
  • Main Point of Contact: Danny Cendejas; dcendejas@organizetexas.org; 214-810-4636    

Houston, TX

  • Event: Houston March for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: 901 Bagby St
  • Organization: CRECEN, FIEL, ALIMEX, SEIU, MFV, TOP, OFA
  • Main Point of Contact: Teodoro Aguiluz; teodoroaguiluz@hotmail.com; 713-271-9703        
  • Description: Join us as buses from different parts of the Houston Metro Area will travel to      Downtown Houston to March for Dignity and Respect and to demand of Congress that they fix our broken immigration system.                 

Austin, TX

  • Event: Austin March and Rally for Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address:State Capitol: 112 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78701 -- Woolridge Park: 900 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78701
  • Organization: Austin Immigrant Rights Coalition                           
  • Main Point of Contact: Alejandro at austinirc3@gmail.com

Corpus Christi, TX

  • Event: Corpus Christi Rally and Call to Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: 3516 Holly Rd
  • Organization: Nueces County Coalition for Citienship, MFV, SEIU, and more                     
  • Main Point of Contact: Joaquin Guerra; jguerra@communitychange.org; 202-436-5130
  • Description: Join us for a rally and call to action to move immigration reform                

San Antonio, TX

  • Event: San Antonio Day of Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 2:00 pm
  • Address: Elmendorf Lake
  • Organization: SEIU, CWA  
  • Main Point of Contact: Shannon Perez; shannon_perez@hotmail.com             

Waco, TX

  • Event: Waco OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:30 am
  • Address: Downtown Waco - Indian Springs Park, 101 University Parks Drive
  • Organization: OFA

UTAH

Salt Lake City, UT

  • Event: Rally in Salt Lake City
  • Date/Time: October 4th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: Centro Civico Mexicano, 155 S. 600 West
  • Organization: Centro Civico Mexicano, Proyecto Latino
  • Main Point of Contact: Tony Yapias, tyapias@yahoo.com, 801-577-3200
  • Description: Join our kickoff to the weekend of activities acros the country for immigraiton reform.

VIRGINIA

Arlington, VA

  • Event: Arlington Rally for Immigrant Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: 950 South Mason Boulevard
  • Organization: CASA in Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Lindoflo Carballo; lcarballo@casainaction.org; 301-642-2021

Chantilly, VA

  • Event: Chantilly Rally for Immigrant Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 2:30 pm
  • Address: 4200 Airline Parkway
  • Organization: CASA in Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Lindoflo Carballo; lcarballo@casainaction.org; 301-642-2021

Charlottesville, VA

  • Event: Charlottesville: The Immigration Story Street Theater
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: Sojourners United Church of Christ, 1017 Elliot Avenue
  • Organization: Virginia Organizing
  • Main Point of Contact: Joe Szakos; szakos@virginia-organizing.org; 434-984-4655

Culmore, VA

  • Event: Culmore Rally for Immigrant Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: 3305 Glen Carlyn Road 
  • Organization: CASA in Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Lindoflo Carballo; lcarballo@casainaction.org; 301-642-2021

Falls Church, VA

  • Event: Falls Church Rally
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 4:30 pm
  • Address: Glen Carlyn Rd & Leesburg Pike
  • Organization: CASA in ACTION
  • Main Point of Contact: Luis Aguilar; luis.a.aguilar@gmail.com, 703-672-0515
  • Description: Join us and support for a just immigration reform!

Lynchburg, VA

  • Event: Lynchburg OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 2:00 pm
  • Address: Congressman Robert Goodlatte's Lynchburg Office, 916 Main St Suite 300
  • Organization: OFA

Virginia Beach, VA

  • Event: Story Capturing Event
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 9:00 am
  • Address: Holly Family Church located in 1279 N Great Neck Rd  Virginia Beach, VA 23454
  • Organization: Virginia Organizing
  • Main Point of Contact: Teresa Stanley; tstanley@virginia-orgainzing.org; 757-286-5858
  • Description: Come share your stories!

Harrisonburg, VA

  • Event: Harrisonburg Pilgrimage
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: 620 Simms Avenue
  • Organization: Virginia Organizing
  • Main Point of Contact: Isabel Castillo; isabel@virginia-organizing.org;  540-830-6023
  • Description: We ask people to bring a "dignity flower" and/or "dignity candle." We will have ribbon & paper so that people can write down the name of someone they know who was deported or someone who passed away on the border. Once we get to Court Square we will leave the flowers there and hold a rally. 

Herndon, VA

  • Event: Herndon OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 12:00 pm
  • Address: Rep. Frank Wolf's Office, 13873 Park Center Rd
  • Organization: OFA

Fredericksburg, VA

  • Event: Fredericksburg Neighborhood Canvasses
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: St. Mary's Catholic Church, 1009 Stafford Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA, 22401
  • Organization: Virginia Organizing
  • Main Point of Contact: Addie Alexander; addie@virginia-organizing.org; 434-249-4058       
  • Description: We'll knock on doors in several neighborhoods in Fredericksburg and Spotsy,      targeting immigrant communities specifically, invite people to the rally in DC on October 8th, and register folks to vote.

Sterling, VA

  • Event: Sterling Rally
  • Date/Time:  October 5th, 12:00 pm 
  • Address:  120 Enterprise St.
  • Organization: NOVA Presente, CASA in Action, Unidad Peruana de VA
  • Main Point of Contact: Noah Feldman; noahcofc@gmail.com; 703-851-0616
  • Description: Join us to march for dignity and respect for all immigrants in Sterling Park, VA. Meet at the Sterling Community Center at 12pm sharp!

Springfield, VA

  • Event: Springfield Rally for Immigrant Dignity and Respect
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 3:00 pm
  • Address: 7224 Commerce Street
  • Organization: CASA in Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Eduardo_zelayacz@yahoo.com, 202-805-4614

Roanoke, VA

  • Event: Roanoke OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 4:00 pm
  • Address: Congressman Robert Goodlatte's Roanoke Office, 10 Franklin Rd (Suntrust Bldg)
  • Organization: OFA

Glenn Allen, VA

  • Event: Glenn Allen Prayer Circle
  • Date/Time:  October 5th, 3:00 pm 
  • Address:  4901 Lake Brook Drive
  • Organization: Virginia Organizing
  • Main Point of Contact: Joe Szakos; szakos@virginia-organizing.org; 434-984-4655

 Vienna, VA

  • Event: Vienna Immigration Town Hall
  • Date/Time:  October 5th, 6:00 pm 
  • Address:  1952 Gallows Road
  • Organization: Coalition of Asian Pacific Americans of Virginia and Others
  • Main Point of Contact: abowman@advancingjustice-aajc.org
  • Description: Please RSVP with Anthony Bowman at abowman@advancingjustice-aajc.org or 202-296-2300 x123. This event is being organized as part of the October 5 National Day of Dignity and Respect, a series of over 100 events across the country calling for humane and respectful immigration reform (www.octoberimmigration.org).

Virginia Beach, VA

  • Event: Virginia Beach OFA Action
  • Date/Time: October 6th, 7:00 pm
  • Address: Town Center Fountain in VA Beach, Central Park Ave & Main Street
  • Organization: OFA Action

WASHINGTON

Proseer, WA

  • Event: Proseer Blessing and Car Caravan
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:40 am
  • Address: 103 Merlot Dr.
  • Organization: One America
  • Main Point of Contact: Ricardo Rodriguez; ricardo@weareoneamerica.org; 262-716-3431
  • Description: Get in your car and come with us to a Rally at Rep. Hasting's Office; Meet at 10:40 by the McDonalds

Sunnyside, WA

  • Event: Sunnyside Car Caravan
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:30
  • Address: 110 S Hill Rd.
  • Organization: One America                     
  • Main Point of Contact:Ricardo Rodriguez; ricardo@weareoneamerica.org; 262-716-3431
  • Description:Get in your car and come with us to a Rally at Rep. Hasting's Office; Meet at 10:30 at the BI-Mart

Yakima, WA

  • Event: Yakima Rally with Art
  • Date/Time: 12:00 pm
  • Address: 402 E. Yakima Avenue, Suite 760
  • Organization: OneAmerica
  • Main Point of Contact: Ricardo Rodriguez; ricardo@weareoneamerica.org; 262-716-3431
  • Description: Let's make sure Rep. Doc Hasting hears our voices for Immigration Reform. Meet at 11:45 AM.

Wapato, WA

  • Event: Wapato Car Caravan
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: 701 S. Camas Ave.
  • Organization: One America
  • Main Point of Contact:Ricardo Rodriguez; ricardo@weareoneamerica.org; 262-716-3431
  • Description:  Get in your Car and come to a Rally at Rep. Hasting's Office. Meet at Yakima Nation Housing Authority.

WISCONSIN

Green Bay, WI

  • Event: Green Bay March and Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 6:00 pm
  • Address: St. Philip The Apostle Church 312 Victoria St. 
  • Organization: Voces de la Frontera
  • Main Point of Contact: Marisa Leza, 920-940-3080
  • Description: Silent march and vigil to support an immigration bill that provides legalization with a path to citizenship 

Kenosha, WI

  • Event: Kenosha Detention Center Action
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 1:00 pm
  • Address: Kenosha County Detention Center, 4777 88th Ave.
  • Organization: Congregations United to Serve Humanity, LULAC, Michah, RIC, Voces de la Frontera, WI Citizen Action
  • Main Point of Contact: Nancy Flores, 414-429-5265
  • Description:  “Obama, Stop the Deportations!” - Rally at Kenosha County Detention Center

Racine, WI

  • Event: Press Conference with Paul Ryan
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 11:00 am
  • Address: Office of Representative Paul Ryan, 216 6th St.
  • Organization: Citizen Action, LULAC, MICAH, Voces de la Frontera, YES, OFA, Racine Interfaith Coalition
  • Main Point of Contact: Cecilia Anguiano, 262-498-8659
  • Description: Rally calling on Congressman Ryan for an immigration bill that provides legalization with a path to citizenship

Racine, WI

  • Event: Racine Prayer Vigil
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 10:30 am
  • Address: Olympia Brown Church
  • Organization: Racine Interfaith Coalition
  • Main Point of Contact: Linda Boyle; indaboyle1@gmail.com

Milwaukee, WI

  • Event: Milwaukee Citizenship Clinic for New Americans
  • Date/Time: October 5th, 9:00 am
  • Address: 1027 S. 5th Street
  • Organization: Voces de la Frontera
  • Main Point of Contact: Freya Neuman, 414-736-6365
  • Description: Citizenship Clinic for New Americans.  Immigration attorneys will be on hand to help legal permanent residents preparing to become US citizens fill out their paperwork for N-400 forms, and fee waivers.  An opening agenda for media and public on citizenship and the need for immigration reform will begin at 9 am.