We were at the #womensmarch, January 21, 2017 focusing on financial capability, safety and equal rights for all women, girls and their families!
Many members of our #MacroSW community around the world participated in Women’s marches on January 21, 2017. Here are some of their stories, experiences, and photos.
Kristin’s Photos and Story
Left to right: Rudra Kapila, Sunya Folayan, Karen Zgoda, Kristin Battista-Frazee
Standing on the platform at the McLean metro stop waiting for the train to take us into D.C. for the Women’s March I was excited and had no idea what to expect from this experience. I attended with my fellow #MacroSW partners, Karen and Sunya, and Rudra, a colleague from the Clinton campaign and hoped the masses gathering would effectively carry a message for our ever-growing list of causes. Trump’s rhetoric was on the verge of becoming reality and that prospect chilled me to my core. As a social worker, I realized our profession would be on the frontlines in fighting for the many people Trump policies would impact. At the…
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