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Jun. 18th, 2009 | 10:02 am

Stand in protest for the loss of the MAP van June 23rd

We need your support Tuesday, June 23rd, between 9:30 pm and 10:30 pm when we will stand together for the MAP van.

Come out along the MAP van route and light a candle.

Rallying Points:
Hastings and Gore

Dunlevy and Cordova

Hastings and Jackson

Hastings and Hawks

Hasting  and Campbell

Franklin and Raymur

Franklin at Commercial Drive

Victoria and Triumph

Clark at East Georgia

Grandview Park on Commercial Drive

Commercial at 7th (meet on the bridge)

Kingsway and Nanaimo

Kingsway and Joyce
Please mark your calendars: Tuesday, June 23rd, 9:30 pm
Show the Premier and the Provincial Government that women on our streets are at terrible risk without the MAP van.

Give the new Solicitor General, Kash Heed, a battle to win for survival sex workers

·        MAP(Mobile Access Project) is an essential overnight service providing women sex workers with options for health and safety

·        MAP is operated through a partnership with WISH and PACE

·        We can never forget the 67 women who went missing from the same streets where the MAP van works every night.

·        What is the social cost of taking the MAP van off the road?

·        Show the government that they can make the difference between life and death

·        95% of all "Bad Date" reports are made to the MAP van staff, providing the only and immediate warning for sex workers against violent predators
To find out more about WISH: www.wish-vancouver.net

To find out more about PACE: www.pace-society.ca

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From: smarticulate
Date: Jun. 18th, 2009 07:36 pm (UTC)

My corner is on the route. I'll go outside with a candle (and matches).

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The Marmot

From: dekucat
Date: Jun. 18th, 2009 08:25 pm (UTC)

Thank you!

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