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|March for Fossil Fuel Freedom|
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|Date||Saturday March 16|
|Time||8:00 AM - 4:00 PM|
|Organizer/Author||350.org Silicon Valley|
This will be the first day of a 3 day march. You are welcome to participate in all or part of the event. Starts at:
Parking lot of PF Chang’s, 900 Stanford Shopping Center, Bldg. W, Palo Alto CA.
See details below for location of Day 1 stops.
March for Fossil Fuel Freedom, Day 1
Wells Fargo Bank has a dirty-energy secret: it’s a leading lender to the fossil-fuel industry. That’s why we’re ramping up our new campaign against “Oily Wells ” by marching 34 miles, from Palo Alto to San Francisco.
We’ll make 12 “stagecoach stops” along the way – one for every year that remains to take urgent action on climate change – and arrive at the bank’s world headquarters just in time to crash their annual founding day celebration.
Register on our website if you plan to join us. We're providing meals and other practical support along the way. https://oilywells.com
Details of each stop are on the interactive map on website above.
On Saturday, March 16, we will:
*** Start marching at 8:00 AM, in the parking lot of PF Chang’s, 900 Stanford Shopping Center, Bldg. W, Palo Alto, CA 94304
*** Make several “stage coach stops” along the way, including Redwood City and San Carlos.
***Mini-rally at a branch of Wells Fargo in San Mateo at 81 W. Hillsdale Blvd. where the Raging Grannies will sing. Vegan snacks!
2:15pm to 2:45pm
*** Stop marching at 4:00 PM, have dinner and sleep over in San Mateo.
Please register by visiting our website shown at bottom of page.
Sponsor: 350.org Silicon Valley
Partners: Idle No More Bay Area, Sunflower Alliance, Sunrise Movement Bay Area, SEIU 1021, BankTrack and 45 others! To find out how to partner please visit our website.
Added to the calendar on Saturday Mar 9th, 2019 2:37 AM