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Saturday, June 17 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
M.A.R.CH.ing Together: Childcare Collectives for Liberation!

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Curious about childcare collectives? Join M.A.R.CH. for a hands-on session where you'll learn how to create family-inclusive movement spaces by building your very own collective! We'll explore how to intentionally center the full participation of families in the struggle for liberation by providing childcare in activist spaces. Participants will gain the resources and tools needed to partner with organizations, recruit/train volunteers and engage in compassionate, safe and radical childcare.

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Shayla Lawrence

Memphis Advocates for Radical Childcare (MARCH)
Shayla has worked in maternal and child health for almost ten years & has a special interest in health disparities and social determinants of health, especially as they relate to infant mortality, breastfeeding, and maternity care. Shayla was a delegate to the Center for Health... Read More →
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Phuong Nguyen

M.A.R.CH. (Memphis Advocates for Radical Childcare)
Phuong is mama to Nathily, a 3 year-old who loves fixing things and the color green. Thily has transformed Phuong's world in beautiful & challenging ways, and sparked her learning of radical childcare and revolutionary mothering. The creation of M.A.R.CH. is one example of a Thily-inspired... Read More →
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Jayanni Webster

M.A.R.CH. (Memphis Advocates for Radical Childcare)
A native of the South, Jayanni finds her roots and makes home in Memphis, TN. She currently works as the West Tennessee organizer for United Campus Workers -- TN's higher education union. Her praxis pulls from the traditions of intersectionalism, Black feminism and popular education... Read More →

Saturday June 17, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm EDT
State Hall: Room 113