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Women’s March – Calls to Action

To help us move our movement forward we have several ways you can help:

Hear our voice! 100 Days/10 Actions
https://www.womensmarch.com/100

Here are some ways you can help right here at home:

  1. Ask your friends, supporters, & family members to join our e-mail list: http://eepurl.com/cuU6Nv
  2. Like our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/womensmarchonwashingtonhawaii/
  3. Buy a shirt to commemorate the March:
    1. O‘ahu shirt benefits the Women’s March – Hawai‘i https://www.bonfire.com/womens-march-oahu-campaign/
    2. Kaua‘i shirt benefits the Women’s March – Hawai‘i
      https://www.bonfire.com/womens-march-kauai/
    3. Kona shirt benefits the Women’s March – Hawai‘i
      https://www.bonfire.com/womens-march-kona/
    4. Maui
      https://www.bonfire.com/march-on-washington-maui-style/
    5. Maui – Aloha For All
      https://www.bonfire.com/aloha-for-all-purple-shirts-limited/
    6. Hilo shirt benefits the Women’s March – Hilo
      https://www.bonfire.com/hilo-womens-march-commemorative-t-s/
    7. Hawai‘i shirt benefits homeless youth
      https://www.bonfire.com/womens-march-hawaii-campaign/

Our Allies – Calls to Action

ACLU- Hawai‘i
Website: www.acluhawaii.org
Public contact for volunteers: Kit Grant (808) 522-5904
Call to action: Take the ACLU People’s Oath to share why you support civil rights! https://www.peoplesoath.org/

Planned Parenthood
Website: www.ppvnh.org
Contact information: Laurie Field, laurie.field@ppvnh.org
Call to Action: Sign up to volunteer, receive emails, and/or receive calls from PPVNH. We’ll keep you informed about opportunities to take action in support of Planned Parenthood and women’s health.

LGBT Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i
Website: http://lgbtcaucushawaii.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/glbtdemcaucushawaii/
Contact information: Michael Golojuch, Jr., Chair
Call to action: Sign-up for our e-mail list and/or become a member of the LGBT Caucus of the DPH and Follow us on Facebook

Compassion & Choices Hawai‘i
Website: http://www.compassionandchoiceshawaii.org/
Contact information: Mary Steiner msteiner@compassionandchoices.org
Call to action: Join Compassion & Choices Hawai‘i for a Public Education Forum on Medical Aid in Dying on Tuesday, January 31, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. at the Hawaii State Capitol Auditorium. (RSVP preferred) Sign-up to volunteer and/or Share your story

Hawai‘i Women in Filmmaking
Website: www.hawaiiwomeninfilmmaking.org
Contact information: Vera Zambonelli
Call to action: SUPPORT our FEMINIST FILM ORGANIZATION.
You can sign up to our newsletter to stay updated on our events, initiatives, programs…
You can register a girl you know to our [free/sliding scale fee] programs or spread the word.
Hire HWF for your video production needs.

Young Progressives Demanding Action – Hawai‘i
Website: http://ypdahawaii.org/
Contact: Facebook page YPDA Hawai‘i or their Twitter handle @YPDAhawaii
Call to action: http://ypdahawaii.org/subscribe

AAUW-Hawai‘i
Website: http://honolulu-hi.aauw.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AAUW-Hawaii
Contact information: Dr. Susan J. Wurtzburg Policy Chair, AAUW-Hawai‘i susan.wurtzburg@gmail.com
Call to Action: Sign up for the AAUW 2-Minute Activist, which will result in receipt of an email, approximately every two weeks, needing action. The action item takes you about 2 minutes to complete, and sends messages to your Senator and Representative at the US Capitol in Washington, DC.
Sign up to be an AAUW Branch Member. Sign up to be a member, at a half-price membership special. If you live in Honolulu, you may be interested in AAUW-Honolulu Branch, or AAUW-Diamond Head Branch. If you live on the other side of the island, you may be interested in AAUW-Windward Branch. Both Windward and Honolulu have active Advocacy programs.

Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Hawai‘i
Website: www.HMHB-Hawaii.org
Facebook: www.Facebook.com/hawaiihmhb
Contact: Lisa Kimura, Executive Director (808) 737-5805 Info@hmhb-Hawaii.org
Call to Action: We are looking for advocates to help support and improve our system of reproductive and women’s health care, and to help establish paid family leave in Hawai‘i.

Make Voting Matter
Website
: www.MakeVotingMatter.com
Call to Action: Sign our Make Voting Matter Vow on the website.

Rainbow Family 808
Website
: www.rainbowfamily808.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1470702829810242
Contact: Carolyn Martinez Golojuch, MSW   808-779-9078 Email: rainbowfamily808@gmail.com
Call to Action: 1) Attend our Feb 9, ‘17 Support Group Meeting at Harris United Methodist Church topics to be covered – A. How to write testimony and submit it using the State on-line system B. Letter writing tips to support Homeless Youth to Legislators as well as letters to the Editor
2) Save the date for the Valentine Rally at Hawai‘i State Capitol on Feb 13, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. to raise awareness that Aloha Spirit is lacking for Homeless youth
3) Make a tax-deductible donation to Rainbow Family 808 to help cover the cost of RF808’s weekly delivery of dairy products, fresh fruits & vegetables to YO – Oahu’s only homeless youth drop-in center – as homeless youth shelters are not allowed in the Aloha State.

Pacific Survivor Center
Website
: www.pschawaii.org
Contact: info@pschawaii.org
Call to Action: Learn about the work Pacific Survivor Center does. Get involved by becoming a volunteer, applying for an internship or become a collaborative partner. Make a tax-deductible donation.

Decolonial Pin@ys
Facebook
: https://www.facebook.com/groups/DPHawaii/
Contact: DecolonialP@gmail.com
Call to Action: Join our Facebook page for upcoming meetings and events. Decolonial Pin@ys is a group of diasporic Filipin@s in Hawai‘i committed to demilitarization, decolonization, healing and creative liberation. We believe that Filipinos can tap into their lakas ng loob (inner strength) to build allyship for a free and independent Hawai‘i.

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MAHALO NUI LOA

We want to thank each and everyone of you that showed up today! There were more than 10,000 of you that came out and stood up for justice & equality!

Remember that today was not the end but the beginning of a new era of involvement and UNITY!

Sign-up for our e-mail list to stay involved: http://eepurl.com/cuU6Nv #WomensMarchHawaii

Keep up the GREAT work!

A special shout out to:

AirBrush Hawaii

HonoBlue

Paradise Lua

See You ALL In the Morning!

MAHALO for your support of the Women’s March – Oahu! This should be may be the last post before we see you on Saturday, January 21, 2017!

Some things we wanted you to know before you arrive:

  1. The weather looks like it could be a little stormy on Saturday so please dress accordingly.
  2. If it is raining we will still be marching! Please note there will be NO umbrellas allowed for the March portion – this is for everyone’s safety.
  3. This is a FREE event but if you wanted to make a donation we would not turn it away!
  4. Make sure you check out our FAQs available by clicking here!

Click on the map to download a larger version of the Site Map.

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Mahalo nui loa for your support!

Sherry Campagna on behalf of the entire
Women’s March – O‘ahu Team

Contact/Social Media for Women’s March – O’ahu
Website: https://womensmarchoahu.wordpress.com
FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2151761851715491/
E-mail: honoluluwomensmarch@gmail.com
Twitter: @WomensMarchOahu
Instagram: womensmarchoahu
Sign-up for our e-mail list: http://eepurl.com/cuU6Nv
RSVP for the Women’s March – O’ahu: Click here
Donate to the Women’s March – O’ahu: Click here

Last Update on Supporting Organizations Before the March

We are less than 14 hours before the start of the Women’s March – O‘ahu and we just want to say a very special MAHALO NUI LOA to all our many wonderful Supporting Organizations! We could not have put together this March without your support! See you ALL tomorrow!

MAHALO NUI LOA!

AAUW – Hawai‘i; ACLU of Hawai‘i; AF3IRM Hawai‘i; Aina Law Office; Aloha Dream Team; Aloha Independent Living Hawai‘i; Americans for Democratic Action Hawai‘i; Animal Rights Hawai‘i, Barack Obama Made in Hawai‘i (film maker); Ceeds of Peace; Coalition for Labor Union Women (CLUW); Community Education and Civic Engagement (CECE) at KKV; DANA: Diversity Activities National Association; Domestic Violence Action Center; Empty The Tanks Hawai’i; Environmental Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i; First Unitarian Church of Honolulu; Friends of Hawai‘i State Commission on the Status of Women; Friends of Kapolei; Hand Ninjas; Hastings & Pleadwell, LLC.; Hawai’i Alliance for Progressive Action (HAPA); Hawai‘i Children’s Action Network; Hawai‘i Friends of Civil Rights; Hawai‘i Democratic Women’s Caucus; Hawai‘i State AFL-CIO; Hawai‘i State Coalition Against Domestic Violence; Hawai’i State Teachers Association (HSTA); Hawaiʻi Women in Filmmaking; Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Hawai‘i; LGBT Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i; Menehune Water Company; Midwives Alliance of Hawai‘i; National Association of Social Workers – Hawai‘i Chapter; National Council for incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women and Girls; O‘ahu Running Company, Organizations of Chinese Americans – Hawai’i Chapter; P3 Cabal Networking Group; Pacific Roller Derby; Pacific Survivor Center; Paradise Lua; Pasifika Women Book Club; Patsy T. Mink PAC; Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands; Pretty Peacock Productions; Pride@Work-Hawai‘i; Rainbow Family 808; Rose Ink; St. Mark’s Episcopal Church Honolulu; St. Mary’s of Mo’ili’ili Episcopal Church; Sierra Club of Hawai’i; Tahirih Association; The AiKea Movement of Unite Here! Local 5; The Kumu Hina Project; The Hawai‘i Martin Luther King, Jr. Coalition; The Valley of the Rainbows; Turbin, Chu, Heidt, Attorney; Ua Ao ‘O Kapolei; U.H. Biology Alumni Association; UH Commission on LGBTQ+ Equality; Vital Itals; Women’s Fund of Hawai’i; YWCA O‘ahu and Young Progressives Demanding Action (YPDA) Hawai’i

Updated Supporting Organizations

The support for Women’s March – Oahu is exploding and we want to say MAHALO NUI LOA to each and everyone of our Supporting Sponsors:

We are sending a special shout out to Paradise Lua they are a great local company! http://paradiselua.com/

List of Supporting Organizations as of 1.19.17:
AAUW – Hawai‘i; ACLU of Hawai‘i; AF3IRM Hawai‘i; Aloha Dream Team; Aloha Independent Living Hawai‘i; Americans for Democratic Action Hawai‘i; Barack Obama Made in Hawai‘i (film maker); Ceeds of Peace; Coalition for Labor Union Women (CLUW); Community Education and Civic Engagement (CECE) at KKV; DANA: Diversity Activities National Association; Domestic Violence Action Center; Empty The Tanks Hawai‘i; Environmental Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i; First Unitarian Church of Honolulu; Friends of Hawai‘i State Commission on the Status of Women; Friends of Kapolei; Hastings & Pleadwell, LLC.; Hawai‘i Alliance for Progressive Action (HAPA); Hawai‘i Children’s Action Network; Hawai‘i Friends of Civil Rights; Hawai‘i Democratic Women’s Caucus; Hawai‘i State AFL-CIO; Hawai‘i State Coalition Against Domestic Violence; Hawai‘i State Teachers Association (HSTA); Hawai‘i Women in Filmmaking; Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Hawai‘i; LGBT Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i; Menehune Water Company; Midwives Alliance of Hawai‘i; National Association of Social Workers – Hawai‘i Chapter; National Council for incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women and Girls; Organizations of Chinese Americans – Hawai’i Chapter; P3 Cabal Networking Group; Pacific Roller Derby; Pacific Survivor Center; Paradise Lua; Pasifika Women Book Club; Patsy T. Mink PAC; Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands; Pretty Peacock Productions; Pride@Work-Hawai‘i; Rainbow Family 808; Rose Ink; St. Mary’s of Mo‘ili‘ili Episcopal Church; Sierra Club of Hawai‘i; The AiKea Movement of Unite Here! Local 5; The Kumu Hina Project; The Hawai‘i Martin Luther King, Jr. Coalition; The Valley of the Rainbows; Turbin, Chu, Heidt, Attorney; Ua Ao ‘O Kapolei; U.H. Biology Alumni Association; UH Commission on LGBTQ+ Equality; Women’s Fund of Hawai‘i; YWCA O‘ahu and Young Progressives Demanding Action (YPDA) Hawai‘i

Does your organization, non-profit, social group, church and/or business want to come on board as a Supporting Organization – we would love to have them! Just fill out our on-line form to see how you can be a part of this historic event: http://bit.ly/WMWOahuSupporter

TEAM LEADER INFORMATION

TEAM LEADERS: (if you registered with us or not)
To help make things easier for you and your team members we have a couple of pointers.

1. Pick out a meeting location for your team as soon as possible and be as precise as possible with the location.
2. Carpool or use The Bus whenever possible as parking will be at a premium that day.
3. Recommend to those planning on driving to download a parking lot finder app like the one available via www.parkme.com
4. List of available state & city parking lots will be sent out soon.

Please remind your team members about the expansion of our pre-March program:
1. National Minute of Silence at 8:00 a.m. (local time) For more information go to http://www.1at1.org/ there is also an app to let those that cannot make it to the Capitol by 8:00 a.m. participate – it is currently available only for the iPhone but the Android version should be out soon.
2. Sign Making Session from 8:01 – 9:30 a.m. – some sign making supplies will be available but feel free to bring supplies to share.

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Major Additions to Women’s March – O’ahu

MAJOR NEW ADDITIONS:

YES at 8:00 a.m. local time (1:00 p.m. in DC) we are participating in the National Minute of Silence that is being led in Washington, D.C. by Gloria Steinem. You do not have to be at the Capitol to participate – The app is almost ready to be released!    Register now to receive  the free one on one app as soon as it’s ready.  RISE FOR WOMEN’S EQUALITY: A National Minute of Silence.

Click here to register to get the app when it is ready!

LAST Sign Making Session from 8:01 – 9:30 a.m. on the Ewa Lawn of the Hawaii State Capitol! Some sign making materials will be provided, but feel free to bring more to share with your fellow marchers!

PLEASE post sign ideas below!

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UPDATED: Supporting Organizations 1.12.17

There must be something in the air cause we have more organizations to announce as Supporting Organizations!  #WhyIMarch #WomensMarchOahu

List of Supporting Organizations as of 1.12.17:
AAUW – Hawai‘i, ACLU of Hawai‘i, AF3IRM Hawai‘i, Aloha Dream Team, Ceeds of Peace, Community Education and Civic Engagement (CECE) at KKV, Domestic Violence Action Center, Environmental Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i, First Unitarian Church of Honolulu, Friends of Hawai‘i State Commission on the Status of Women, Friends of Kapolei, Hastings & Pleadwell, LLC., Hawai’i Alliance for Progressive Action (HAPA), Hawai‘i Children’s Action Network, Hawai‘i Friends of Civil Rights, Hawai‘i State AFL-CIO, Hawaiʻi Women in Filmmaking, Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Hawai‘i, LGBT Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i, Midwives Alliance of Hawai‘i, National Association of Social Workers – Hawai‘i Chapter, P3 Cabal Networking Group, Pacific Roller Derby, Pasifika Women Book Club, Patsy T. Mink PAC, Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands, Pretty Peacock Productions, Pride@Work-Hawai‘i, Rainbow Family 808, Sierra Club of Hawai’i, The AiKea Movement of Unite Here! Local 5, The Kumu Hina Project, Ua Ao ‘O Kapolei, UH Commission on LGBTQ+ Equality, and Young Progressives Demanding Action (YPDA) Hawai’i

BOLD means they are the latest organizations to join as Supporting Organizations since our last post!

Does your organization, non-profit, social group, church and/or business want to come on board as a Supporting Organization – we would love to have them! Just fill out our on-line form to see how you can be a part of this historic event: http://bit.ly/WMWOahuSupporter

Where to park for the Women’s March – OAHU

Parking spaces are going to be at a premium on Saturday, Jan 21, 2017. We recommend that you carpool or if possible take The Bus, the Hawaii State Capitol is near two major bus stops (King & Punchbowl as well as S. Beretania & Punchbowl).

We are working on a list of lots that will be open to the public on Jan 21, 2017.

There is also the website www.parkme.com & they have FREE apps for iPhone & Android. You put in that you are going to the Hawai’i State Capitol and they will list the nearest paid parking lots. It also tells you how full they are (in realtime) and what they cost.

Mahalo and be on the look out for out list of other available parking lots.