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“We Will Get There”

Rev. Dr. Jay Williams on the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the “Urgency of Now” This weekend San Francisco, the Bay Area and the country will honor the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through acts

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Rosa Parks, Unbracketed

“At the time I was arrested I had no idea it would turn into this. It was just a day like any other day. The only thing that made it significant was that the masses of the people joined in.”

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Freed to Free

Freed for New Beginnings “I freed a thousand slaves. I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves.” —Harriet Tubman “And before I’d be a slave I’ll be buried in my grave; and go home

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I am living the Dream

by Talilah Douglas, Domestic Violence Specialist, GLIDE Women’s Center The work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. would not have been possible without all the men,  women, boys and girls that were ready to sacrifice their homes, jobs and careers,

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Today’s project: Baking over 1,450 individual pumpkin pies with a little help from our friends! . We are still in need of hundreds more turkeys! If you are able to donate, please drop off frozen turkeys with our front desk at 330 Ellis St between 7:00 am and 6:00 pm on weekdays and 7:00 am and 2:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday! Thank you!! #mondaymotivation #thanksgiving #laboroflove
You are invited to the 2018 GLIDE Holiday Jam: LOVE PREVAILS! Join us @sfmasonic for the most uplifting and celebratory night of the holiday season, featuring live performances from GLIDE Ensemble and the Change Band, and Grammy-winners @indiaarie and Lisa Fischer! Lisa was also featured in the Oscar-winning documentary “20 Feet from Stardom”! . Click the link in our bio to get your tickets now! Use the code PREVAILS18 for a 25% discount! #LOVEprevails @l.i.s.a.f.i.s.c.h.e.r @thelisafischerfanclub @glidesflegacy @feliciahorowitz @anh_minh @edenchanstreetscooper @msemmyhelene @shakasenghor @vanjones68 @sarahshourd @chasinggarza @lateefahs
We are honored to welcome back Del Seymour as our featured speaker this Sunday at the 9:00 am Celebration. Del is a community leader who has had an indelible impact on GLIDE and the Tenderloin at large. He is the founder of Tenderloin Walking Tours and @codetenderloin, and he is a veteran of the Vietnam War. Please join us at 9:00, and then stay for Alicia Garza at the 11:00 service! . #veteransday #sundaycelebration
Did you hear? Alicia Garza is speaking at our 11:00 am Sunday Celebration this weekend! Winner of the 2018 Janice Mirikitani Legacy Award, Alicia is the Co-founder of Black Lives Matter and currently serves as the Director of Special Projects at the National Domestic Workers Alliance. She is a writer, organizer and activist who has advocated for the issues of health, student services and rights, rights for domestic workers, ending police brutality, anti-racism, and violence against trans and gender non-conforming people of color. . We are incredibly excited to welcome her back to GLIDE as our featured speaker. Please join us on Sunday—ALL are welcome. . @chasinggarza @blklivesmatter @coalitiononhomelessness @yesonpropc @matthaneysf @janetector @janekim @feliciahorowitz @joudicca @shakasenghor @leahtysse

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