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MD DREAMers March Sunday, August 5
More than 1000 students will march from Silver Spring to Wheaton to share their stories and defend the Maryland DREAM Act
What: 1000 students to march from Silver Spring to Wheaton sharing their stories in support of the Maryland DREAM Act.
Where: March will begin at Ellsworth Drive between Fenton y Georgia Ave, Silver Spring 20910 and end 2424 Reedie Drive, Wheaton MD 20902 (Salvadoran American Festival)
When: Sunday, August 5, at 12:30 p.m.
Who: A thousand DREAMers, families, friends, community members, and CASA de Maryland.
(Silver Spring, MD) - This Sunday, August 5, a thousand DREAMers take to the streets of Montgomery County to convince residents to vote YES for the Maryland DREAM Act this November 6th.
This historic march has been planned by student groups in Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties and will be the largest student organized event in Maryland’s recent history.
The event is part of a number of statewide events leading up the November elections. The last event held on July 19, saw over a hundred DREAM students marching in the city of Baltimore.
"We are building a movement," said Claudia Quiñones, a student leader from CASA de Maryland’s Youth Committee. "Every day our mission is to recruit Maryland youth impacted by the immigration crisis and to continue our fight for justice."
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