ACTIVATE:CHI, a grassroots activist organization, will be collaborating with Chicago Pride organizations, Northalsted Business Alliance, and the businesses of Boystown to reinstate the Pride march as “Black Trans Lives Matter: A BLM Pride Protest.” The protest will start at 11:00AM CT on Sunday, June 28th and consists of a 7.5 mile march from Uptown to a rally in Grant Park.
If you are local and would like to march together with PrideVMC members and other LGBTQ+ colleagues and allies, please complete the short form linked below and we will send you the meeting location and time. Special thanks to PrideVMC member Dr. Jesse Navatta for contacting us about this event and volunteering to serve as the local organizer. Please send pictures and video snippets during the event to firstname.lastname@example.org for real-time posting.
*FACE MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR THE SAFETY OF EVERYONE*
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