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June 23 – Serve, Pray and Speak at Rally for Fair Education Funding
Jun 23, 2015 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Join LAMPa and bring your friends to rally in the capitol June 23 for fair education funding.
8:00 a.m. onwards Check in at Messiah Lutheran, 901 N. Sixth St., to receive materials and information about the day. Bring a can or boxed food item to donate to the food pantry at Messiah.
10:30 a.m. LAMPa is hosting a prayer service on the Capitol Steps
12 noon Press conference in the Capitol Rotunda including LAMPa policy council member the Rev. David Byerly and other speakers from around the state. Afterwards stop in to see your lawmakers to push for an end to the harmful inequity in our state’s school funding. (Pennsylvania is ranked worst in the country for equity in per-pupil spending.
As if that isn’t enough, Pennsylvania Farm Show milkshakes will be available June 23 at the Pennsylvania Capitol. Shake machines will be dispensing the drinks in chocolate and vanilla from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Soldier’s Grove off of Commonwealth Avenue. The PA Dairymen’s Association is teaming up with the PennAg Industries Association to bring the shakes to the Capitol.
REGISTER HERE to get more information, including free bus trips coming from around the state.
Let us know you are coming, need transportation or if you would like to offer transportation to others in your area!