Event Details & Speakers

The Cincinnati Women’s March (Sister March to Women’s March on Washington) took place Saturday, January 21st, 2017 in Washington Park from 12 – 2 pm. An estimates 8,000 – 12,000 women, men, and children gathered to march for a variety of reasons but unified towards social justice and equality.

  • Billie Mays, United We Stand Leader
  • Kathy Brinkman- Planned Parenthood, Speaking about how closing PP will hurt women
  • Vice Mayor David Mann- Declaration of Women’s Day
  • Kelsey Kennedy- WHW, Speaking on violence against women and resources
  • Iris Roley- Community Leader, Speaking on Sanctuary city
  • Roula Allouch- Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati, Speaking on Muslim rights & resources
  • Brigid Kelly- State Representative, Speaking on labor rights
  • Chris Seelbach- Cincinnati Councilman, Speaking on LGBTQ rights
  • Ashley Harrington- BLM, Cincinnati speaking on their organization & equality
  • Aftab Pureval- Cincinnati Clerk of Court, Encouraging running for office
  • Yvette Simpson- Running for Mayor of Cincinnati, Speaking on poverty in women and children
  • Michelle Dillingham- Running for City Council, Speaking on healthcare
  • Erica McCain- Emcee, Running for State Representative District 52
  • Poet – Siri Armani
  • Singer – Aziza Love