Georgia WAND stands with Jobs with Justice

On Thursday, Atlanta Jobs with Justice, a partner organization of ours, held an demonstration outside of the new Vine City Chick-Fil-A demanding $15 minimum wage for workers. Georgia WAND staff members and friends attended, and supported this action, standing with workers demanding equity and safe jobs that pay a living …

Join Georgia WAND at the Capitol for Equal Rights Amendment

Becky Rafter will be one of the speakers at Feb. 8th’s ERA Capitol Day, and Georgia WAND supports the upcoming Equal Rights Amendment legislation to be proposed in 2018 legislative session. WHAT THE EQUAL RIGHTS AMENDMENT, E.R.A. DOES: Grant legal first-class citizenship to all females as “persons” under the 14th …

Georgia WAND Honors Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by Natalie Herrington

Georgia WAND community organizers Janie Hill-Scott and Natalie Herrington are supporting a local community organization in Burke County, GA, to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The Sapphirettes will host Freedom School 2018, a decades old tradition, on Monday, January 15th at 10 am. This year’s theme …

One Last THANK YOU to the 2017 We Count! canvassers!

Once again, before the year ends, the entire Georgia WAND team would like to extend a warm congratulations and THANK YOU to the wonderful canvassers who provided invaluable help in our efforts to register voters and Get Out the Vote this year! the 2017 We Count! Canvassers are Anthony Barnes, …