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Wear Orange: National Gun Violence Awareness

The local chapters of Moms Demand Action (MDA) and Students Demand Action (SDA) for Gun Sense in America are hosting two upcoming events.

  • Wear Orange Scavenger Hunt  (Friday June 1st, 5:30-7:30 PM * The Block, 39 S Market St, is the starting place; hunt happens around Downtown.) 
  • National "Wear Orange Day"  (Saturday, June 2  - Noon to 4:30 PM at Highland Brewery) Family fun day with Human Foosball Tournament, benefiting Students Demand Action Avl and local victims of gun violence.

The Scavenger Hunt in Downtown Asheville will kick off Wear Orange weekend which happens annually in recognition of National Gun Violence Awareness Day on June 2nd. Asheville chapters of MDA & SDA are bringing awareness to this important cause with civic activities and family friendly events to honor victims, educate, lead the call for action; we as a country must do more to reduce gun violence. 

For more information, contact Debbie Duncan or Michael Poulos

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