Photography above provided by Ellen Hansen
Idaho Student Walkout & Education Rally -February 16, 2017
Around 600 students from schools ranging from Jr. High to College came out on February 16, 2017 to show there disapproval for the new Secretary of Educations divisive ideas such as schools vouchers and charter schools. The day consisted of five quick speeches from High School and College students and almost and hour and half of chanting.
Women's MArch on Idaho - January 21, 2017
Over 6,000 Idahoans came out on January 21, 2017 to march along side the National Women's March in Washington DC. The rally consisted of amazing live performers like Belinda Bowler, Steve Etton, and Lisa Luna Stravers. It also consisted of five amazing speakers that got the crowd motivated and inspired to create positive change.
People for Unity rally - november 12, 2016
On November 12, 2016 Nora Harren and Colette Raptosh planned a rally that brought hundreds together only four days after the election. Around 500 people gathered on the Capital steps to hear Colette, Nora and five speakers talk about unity, peace, our hopes and dreams for the new presidency and to inspire the audience to get involved in their community.
Postcard writing party - January 31, 2017
On January 31, 2017 we had over 100 people come to the Shangri-La Tea Room to write letters to their Senators! This was part of the National Women's March Campaign called 10 Actions, 100 Days. This was the first action of many.