|Calling elected officials is great. Showing up at their state capital offices is even better!
On Tuesday, June 25, the PFT will be taking 13 busloads of members to Harrisburg as we join educators and activists statewide for a day of lobbying and rallying for public education.
The PFT has added 6 buses, and there are still seats available at each of the five schools below:
South Philadelphia High School - 2101 S. Broad Street
University City High School - 3601 Filbert Street
**THIS BUS IS NOW FULL**
Kensington CAPA High School - 1901 N. Front Street
Martin Luther King High School - 6100 Stenton Avenue
Northeast High School - 1601 Cottman Avenue
WHEN: Tuesday, June 25 (Buses depart for Harrisburg at 8:00 a.m., and will be back in Philly by early evening)
WHERE: The PFT will have buses leaving from
five different Philadelphia public school locations. Pick the location
that works best for you and click its link to register for a seat on a
bus departing from one of the following schools:
8 a.m. Buses depart for Harrisburg
10:30 a.m.: Drop off In Harrisburg, visits to state legislators offices
1:00 p.m.: Rally featuring students, educators, parents and activists
2:00 p.m.: Attendees will join hands and form a ring around Harrisburg
3:00 p.m: Buses head back to Philly
Click here to download the day's agenda, a map of the capitol complex, and helpful tips and messages to make your legislative visits productive!