LAST UPDATED 11-19-19
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The following organizations have signs and materials for distribution. Call ahead to make sure they still have materials left. If your organization would like to be added to the list, please complete the google form.
Briar Patch Tobacco Shoppe & Lounge: 519 Main St, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601 (608) 784-8839
Chiropractic First of La Crescent: 120 Midnight St, La Crescent, MN 55947 (507) 895-2225
Global Grounds Coffee: 1808 State St, La Crosse, WI 54601, (608) 397-8973
LAX Print: 146 Rose St, La Crosse, WI 54603, (608) 783-6440
Matt's Auto Repair: 4527 Mormon Coulee Rd, La Crosse, WI 54601 (608) 796-0091
Old Towne Strings: 1218 Caledonia St, La Crosse, WI 54603 (608) 782-1222
PALM + PINE Yoga Studio: 1008 19th St S, La Crosse, WI 54601 (608) 519-5553
Vision of Light Stained Glass: 129 4th St S, La Crosse, WI 54601 (608) 793-1032
Take a stand against hate and bigotry in La Crosse!
Recently the city of La Crosse, Wisconsin has seen several acts of hate, bigotry, and racism, particularly targeting immigrants and Muslims. We, especially White residents of La Crosse, need to step up and express our collective opposition to these hateful acts NOW! Silence is not an option. As a community, we need to make a unified, visible statement that “Hate Has No Home Here.”
In order to demonstrate that the overwhelming majority of our community is actively opposed to racism and that all are welcome here, we are organizing a visual campaign of yard signs with the message: Hate Has No Home Here. (See image above.)
Our goal is to raise awareness, counteract hateful messages, and let our neighbors of diverse backgrounds know that they are welcome in La Crosse — and that ideologies of hatred are not welcome.
Whether or not you live in La Crosse, your contribution is appreciated. All funds will be used for the purchase of the “Hate Has No Home Here” lawn signs for the La Crosse community. None of the organizers or distributors will profit from this effort. This campaign is non-partisan and not affiliated with any institution or political campaign.
Community partners supporting this effort include: the Weigent-Hogan Neighborhood Association , the La Crosse Interfaith Shoulder-to-Shoulder Network , and the UWL Anti-Islamophobia Working Group.
For more information on the national Hate Has No Home Here campaign go to: https://hatehasnohomehere.org/
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