Become a VOLUNTEER
Friday, January 9
Set up during the day
We will be setting up at Lafayette Park during the afternoon. This will include moving heavy equipment and setting up snow fencing. It will take place from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
Volunteer Orientation & Worksession
421 Seward Square SE
(near 5th St. & Pennsylvania Ave. SE)
Metro: blue/orange line to Eastern Market
Click here for a map showing this location.
If you are in Washington, D.C., on Friday evening, you can attend the Volunteer Orientation to learn how you can help out on Saturday. We will also be making signs (no artistic skills required).
Saturday, January 10
Volunteers are needed to help out all day on Saturday, January 10 with a myriad of tasks between the hours of 6:00 am and 8:00 pm. When you arrive, come to the stage area in Lafayette Park and look for the sign that says "VOLUNTEERS HERE."
Organize Transportation to DC
If you do not live in the Washington, D.C., area, organizing transportation to DC! If you are organizing transportation, click here to fill out the Transportation Form. This will allow others to find out about transportation options, and it will ensure that you receive important logistical information regarding the plans for Saturday.
Help Spread the Word
The most important thing for volunteers to do right now is to help spread the word about the demonstration.
Click here to view a flyer for the demonstration. It is a 8.5x11 inch PDF that you can view, print and reproduce. If you are in the Washington, D.C., area, you can pick up flyers from the ANSWER Coalition office at 1247 E St. SE.
You can also spread the word online through Facebook, Myspace, email, listserves, blogs and bulletin boards. Also, talk to your family, friends, co-workers, classmates and people you meet on the street about the demonstration!
Make a financial contribution
The costs of organizing a National March on Washington are substantial. You can help to support this important organizing effort by making a financial contribution today. Click here to donate online, where you can also find information on how to contribute by check.
Above is an initial explanation about becoming a volunteer for the Saturday, January 10 LET GAZA Live National March on Washington. More details will be posted soon. If you want to volunteer, please email your name, phone number, email address and the city in which you live (and, if you don’t live in the DC area, when you’ll be arriving in DC) to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll send you more information.