DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) –

The Greater Cleveland Urban League, Greater Cleveland National Action Network, Cleveland NAACP, and the Cleveland Chapter Southern Christian Leadership Conference will sponsor a symbolic March on Washington to commentate the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Civil Rights March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 beginning at 6 p.m. at Mall A at the Public Auditorium in downtown Cleveland.

After a 6:15 p.m. rally, participants will march to the Public Auditorium for a 7 p.m. program that includes a host of speakers including Ohio Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge, who also chairs the Congressional Black Caucus of Blacks in Congress. The event is free and open to the public.

 

SOURCE: 19ActionNews.com

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