Six years ago, Unitarian Universalists showed up in force in Arizona to challenge the state's racial profiling law and the inhumane practices of the Sheriff's Department. Now, we need you again. On October 21-23, Mijente, #Not1More, Puente Human Rights Movement and many other organizations calling the nation to Phoenix for national mobilization to end to racial profiling, mass detention and brutal policing of migrant, Black and Brown communities.
SCHEDULE, HOUSING & TRANSPORTATION DETAILS
Current Working Schedule
FRIDAY October 21
5:00-8:00pm UFCW Dinner, Welcome and Orientation including welcome from Rev. Peter Morales - UFCW (United Food & Commercial Workers) Local 99 HQ, 2401 N Central Ave #2, Phoenix, AZ 85004
8:00-10:00pm UFCW Art Making Party - UFCW (United Food & Commercial Workers) Local 99 HQ, 2401 N Central Ave #2, Phoenix, AZ 85004
SATURDAY October 22
9:00am-12:00pm & 12:00-3:00pm Canvassing - Painter's Union - 210 N 24th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85034
5:00-8:00pm Block Party - Right across from Sheriff's Department Office - 6th Avenue between Madison & Jackson Streets - The Block Party will include music, food, programming, dancing and celebration!
SUNDAY October 23
9:30am Worship Service at UU Congregation of Phoenix - 4027 E Lincoln Drive, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
10:00am-12:00pm Brunch - El Portal Restaurant Community Center - 555 N Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85004
1:00-4:00pm Canvassing - Departing from El Portal Restaurant Community Center - 555 N Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85004
HOUSING & TRANSPORTATION
Housing is available at the UU Congregation of Phoenix for folks willing and able to sleep on the floor with sleeping bags. If you're interested, sign up here.
Phoenix Hostel & Cultural Center - $27-70/night - 1026 N. 9th Street, Phoenix, AZ, 85006
Travelodge Downtown Phoenix - $60/night 600 W. Van Buren, Phoenix, AZ 85003
Super 8 Phoenix Downtown - $75/night - 965 E. Van Buren, Phoenix, AZ 85006
Many more hotel options across price available here
Many Air BNB options across price available here
Transportation will be made available over the course of the weekend. If you will be traveling in a car, it would be helpful to know that as well so we can figure out rideshares as needed. Please let us know your needs here.