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Community Dinner, Toy Drive for Wakpala Youth & Legal Update (Dec 12 Bismark ND)

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship & Church of Bismarck-Mandan 818 E Divide Ave Bismarck, North Dakota 58501 (map)

Join us at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship & Church of Bismarck-Mandan to share a meal and letter writing for currrently incarceratated Water Protectors.

From now until December 15th we ask community members to donate to the Wakpala Youth Toy Drive ! (( https://freshetcollective.org/news/2017/11/7/wakpala-youth-toy-drive )). 

There are 250 children between Head Start to 12th grade and the organizers of this coat and toy drive want to ensure everyone has a gift this holiday. Please give Toys, Coats and Shoes, in all size for youth. 
In addtion turkey donations are being sought for the 135 homes in Wakpala, Standing Rock. 

Up until December 15th you can drop off toy and clothing donations at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Bismarck- Mandan or call Laura at 605.230.9085 !

poster listed below!

At dinner we will have a Water Protector legal update for both the state and federal cases. In addition we'll share what kind of communty support is actively being solicited from Water Protectors at the moment, as well as outlining court support for the upcoming months of trials.

Lastly, we will close the evening with letter writing to currently incarcerated Water Protectors; their adddresses and links to donate to their commissaries are below!

Dion Ortiz
Sandoval County Jail
1100 Montoya Road
Bernalillo, NM 87004
http://bit.ly/2zzz57D

Michael Giron
Heart of America Corrections
110 Industrial road
Rugby, ND 58368
http://bit.ly/2j0i28D