"Say Their Names" Fundraising Ceremony For Stop Police Brutality Day

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"Say Their Names" Fundraising Ceremony For Stop Police Brutality Day
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Oct 22nd National Stop Police Brutality Day... Say Their Name Cultural Benefit Event .

"Say Their Names" ceremonies have been popping up all over the country due to the countless men and women who have been unjustifiably murdered by police. 875+ this year alone! In rememberance and honor of victims of unjustified police murder, we will speak their names.

6pm until 9pm at NANDI'S KNOWLEDGE CAFE' on Thursday October 22nd. You will hear speakers, poets, musicians, and DJs!
Performers and audience members will "speak names" throughout the event. If you would like to remember someone there, message us or just come ready!. You will leave this place full of passion to make this revolution possible!


We will hear from Mahogony Jones, Nina Sofia, Feral Ground, outstanding local poets and more!

Exact Lineup soon to be announced!

Cover will be $5. Everyone will get 1 raffle ticket with their entry.

We will also be selling 50/50 tickets! 1st place winner gets the cash prize. 2nd-4th place winners will win a beautiful piece of art work!

Nandis is a cultural center and gathering place...great food, art, tons of books and a lot of REAL history.


The money raised will be used to get local family members of victims of police murder to NYC to represent their loved one in the massive rally Oct 24nd : #RiseUpOctober: STOP Police Terror & Murder! Which Side Are You On? Which is a national Call to action from The Stop Mass Incarceration Network against Police Brutality.

OCT 24th! ***We are carpooling from Detroit to Cleveland and then joining a charter bus to NYC for Rise Up October.
If you are interested, contact any of the hosts of this event, and join the Rise Up October (Detroit Area) - Which side are you on? event page to get updates from those who are going and buy a ticket to secure a place on the bus!***
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