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SQUAD: Women's March Chicago: March to the Polls
• What we'll do Vegan Chicago will be participating as an officially registered group in the “Women’s March Chicago: March to the Polls” event on January 20th and we hope you’ll consider joining us. From the “Women’s March Chicago: March to the Polls” Facebook event page: “Women’s March Chicago, the historic and broad-reaching coalition which drew more than 250,000 people to Grant Park in January, 2017, is organizing “March to the Polls.” On January 20, 2018 marchers will come together in downtown Chicago to celebrate the spirit of the resistance efforts over the past year and unite to focus on the 2018 elections and beyond. Rally will begin at 11am - music and videos start at 9am! March to commence around 12:30pm.” For those interested in marching with Vegan Chicago, please plan to meet at 10:00 am near the southernmost lion sculpture in front of the Art Institute of Chicago. From there, we will walk together to the rally at 302 S Columbus Dr. Be sure to wear comfortable/warm footwear and dress appropriately for weather conditions. Additional information about the event can be found by visiting Hope you can join us! Debra and the Vegan Chicago Organizer Team • What to bring Water bottle, easy-to-carry snacks, such as dried fruit and/or nuts and a sign if there is interest in marching with one. • Important to know

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Founded in 2002 and run by long-time vegan and animal rights activists, we have extensive experience and knowledge with a passion to share. We are Chicago's vegan social & support group that provides connections and resources for being vegan in Chicago.

We welcome you regardless of how "vegan" you are. We recognize the practical part of being vegan with an eye on the larger prize. We have a Code of Conduct policy ( in place to ensure everybody has a great time. We are also unique in that we have a science-positive mission ( motivated by an ethical point of view.

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