On December 10th, 2019 the NAACP called for a boycott of Olde Towne Butcher for their involvement in a lawsuit against the city to halt the removal of the Auction Block.
On January 10th, 2020 at 6pm activists, community leaders, artists and organizations will join together at the corner of William and Charles for a peaceful, interfaith candlelight vigil and rally to re-affirm, stand behind, honor, center, and listen to Black Voices in our community.
Our gathering is supported by National, Statewide and local community organizations:
Virginia Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival, Southerners On New Ground group aka Pride FXBG, ICE OUT of Virginia//Fuera de FXBG Fredericksburg Food Not Bombs and led by affected leaders in our community.
Speakers list and bios, more information forthcoming.