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    July 01, 2024

    Disability Freedom & Justice Caravan Arrives in Superior, Wisconsin for Community Event on July 15th

    Superior, WI – June 24, 2024 – indiGO, Access North Center for Independent Living, and Arc Northland are proud to host the Disability Freedom & Justice Caravan arriving on July 15, 2024. This inspiring event will take place at City Center Park in Superior, Wisconsin, from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The caravan, which advocates for disability rights and justice, will bring together community members, activists, and organizations for an event of celebration, education, and empowerment.

    The event will feature a range of activities designed to promote awareness, inclusion, and community engagement:
    • Opening Ceremony: Local leaders sharing a community proclamation on disability freedom & justice.
    • Tom Olin Disability Rights Art Exhibit: Historic photographic history of the disability rights movement.
    • Disability Rights Kiosks: View personal stories from across the country of the independent living journey, current legislation or upload your own personal journey!
    • Voter Education: Information on voter registration & local services, support, and advocacy for individuals with disabilities and their families.
    • Food and Refreshments Provided!
    “The Disability Freedom & Justice Caravan is a vital initiative that shines a light on the rights and freedoms of individuals with disabilities,” said Jill Nyberg, Executive Director from indiGO. “We are honored to host this event in Superior and provide a platform for raising awareness and fostering community solidarity.”

    Don Brunette, Executive Director of Access North Center for Independent Living, emphasized the importance of community involvement. “This event is not just for individuals with disabilities; it’s for everyone. It’s a chance for our entire community to come together, learn, and support one another in the pursuit of justice and equality.”

    Amanda Crosby, Director of Arc Northland, added, “The collaboration between our organizations and the broader community is crucial in driving change. We invite everyone to join us on July 15th to stand in solidarity and celebrate the advancements we’ve made, while also recognizing the work that still lies ahead.”

    Event Details:
    • Date: July 15, 2024
    • Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Location: City Center Park, Superior, WI
    The event is free and open to the public. All community members are encouraged to attend and participate in this day of unity and advocacy. For more information, please contact Access North Center for Independent Living at (123) 456-7890 or visit www.accessnorth.org.

    About Access North Center for Independent Living
    Access North Center for Independent Living promotes independence, self-sufficiency, and full participation in society for individuals with disabilities. We provide a range of services to support independent living and community integration.

    About indigo
    indiGO is dedicated to empowering people with disabilities through innovative programs and services. Our mission is to create inclusive communities where everyone has the opportunity to thrive.

    About Arc Northland
    Arc Northland advocates for the rights and full participation of all children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our services and advocacy efforts aim to improve the quality of life for individuals and their families.

    For media inquiries, please contact: Jill Nyberg, Executive Director at indiGO, (715) 392-9118,

    Join us at City Center Park on July 15th for a day dedicated to freedom, justice, and community as part of the Disability Freedom & Justice Caravan!
    Jill Nyberg, indiGO, Executive Director
    jill@indogowi.org, 715-392-9118

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