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Join Amnesty International this December 10th to Write for Rights on Human Rights Day! Join millions of people across the world as they use the power of letter writing to protect individuals or communities whose human rights have been denied.
Everyone can participate! You don`t need to have any previous letter writing or Amnesty International experience. Amnesty welcomes all those who are keen to keep shining the light on human rights. Whether you plan to participate as a letter-writer, event organizer, event attendee or donor, you'll be making a difference.
Does letter writing work? It sure does! Check out our success stories page to learn more about previous Write for Rights cases that have been freed from prison or seen victory in their struggle: writeathon.ca/reference
Participate in Write for Rights with 7 easy steps:
STEP 1: Sign up now! Whether you're writing on your own, joining an event or hosting your own, let us know! We'll provide support and keep you updated. writeathon.ca/register
STEP 2: Download the cases! Find who we're writing for here: writeathon.ca/materials
STEP 3: Get your materials! Download your materials here: writeathon.ca/materials
STEP 4: Build momentum! Spread the word about #write4rights on social media.
STEP 5: Write your letters! Sit down with a pen and paper on your own or with others.
STEP 6: Report back! Add your letter count to the global total.
STEP 7: Celebrate your success! Your words are igniting change.
Find a full list of public Write for Rights events here>>http://amnesty.ca/blog/write-rights-events-across-country
RSVP to a local Write for Rights Facebook event:
Calgary AB: facebook.com/events/304729110024133/?ti=cl
Capreol ON: facebook.com/events/308443666336727/
Dalhousie — facebook.com/events/855458131292222/
Nelson BC: facebook.com/events/124056311624915/
Northumberland and Cobourg — facebook.com/notes/amnesty-international-northumberland-chapter/write-for-rights-campaign/1968023980134164/
Prince George: facebook.com/amnestyinternationalprincegeorge/
Regina SK: facebook.com/events/515940275427787/
Saskatoon, SK: facebook.com/events/1701338666544875
Saskatoon — facebook.com/groups/1126790707420496/
Sparwood BC: facebook.com/events/1981796625479042/
St. John's NFLD: facebook.com/events/1322173187888941/
Vancouver BC (Chinatown/Stadium): facebook.com/events/1450617121653955/
Vancouver (East Hastings): facebook.com/events/226444974560950/
Winnipeg MB: facebook.com/events/129567597818313/
Harrow Church (Winnipeg) — facebook.com/HUC.Winnipeg/
St.Margarets Church (Winnipeg)-https://facebook.com/saintmargaretswriteathon/