Women's VETERANS March 2018
Start: June 09, 2018• 8:00 AM
End: June 09, 2018•11:00 AM
UPDATED SCHEDULE: Saturday, June 9, 2018
- 07:30 - MUSTER at Water Works along Buffalo Bayou at Sabine
- 08:30 - MARCH with CADENCE to Houston’s City Hall
- 09:00 - RALLY at City Hall for women veterans
- Veteran Haley Carter from the Houston Dash, a Marine Corps Officer
- Physician from the Veterans Administration
- Letitia Plummer, candidate for US Congress, announcing training programs for women veterans interested in running for public office
- Women Veterans speaking about homelessness, sexual harassment, being LGBTQIA in the service, and other issues.
- Women service members and veterans experience post-traumatic stress,
- they become homeless often with children, and
- they experience high rates of sexual harassment and abuse.
- Women often are seen as "dependents" in the armed forces, not as equals.
HONOR WOMEN VETERANS... veterans from across the services and across the U.S. are joining us here in Houston, where we're marching for the rights and recognition of women veterans in Texas and in America on Saturday, June 9, 2018.
SIGN UP NOW: we will update you with opportunities to recognize women veterans and join us in honoring the women who have served, CURRENT serving women from all the armed forces, and the young women still in school who will serve and defend our nation and our democratic values.
Are you a current or former service member who'd like to be involved? Email us at volunteer@HoustonWomensMarch.org