August 18, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Civic Center Plaza (between the Hemmens Cultural Center and City Hall)
Be An Upstander, not a bystander!
In response to the events in Charlottesville, VA, the City of Elgin's Human Relations Commission, in partnership with the Coalition of Elgin Religious Leaders, Elgin City of Peace, Organized Labor and other community organizations, will hold a Rally Against Racism and Antisemitism. Speakers include Mayor Dave Kaptain, Representative Anna Moeller and Rabbi Margaret Frisch Klein. As a community, we will stand together to make a public commitment that all forms of hate, bias, racisim, antisemitism, islamaphobia,xenophobia and homophobia are not welcome here in the City of Elgin. Please join us.