THE ANTI-DEFAMATION LEAGUE ANNOUNCES THE FIRST ANNUAL WALK AGAINST HATE SET FOR APRIL 30
(LAS VEGAS) -The Anti-Defamation League today announced its inaugural WALK Against Hate, an event designed to promote diversity and inclusion in the Las Vegas Valley. The event will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. Sunday, April 30 at Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd.
The family-oriented, multi-cultural event, co-chaired by Melina Gluck and Adam Petrasich, will feature appearances by local officials, including Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman; the drumline from Desert Oasis High School; performances by Social CirKISH, Culture Shock and Jassen Allen; and Channel 13 anchor Tricia Kean as MC.
“The Walk Against Hate promises to be a fun and meaningful way for people from various backgrounds to come together and make strides towards embracing diversity in their own lives,” said Jolie Brislin, Regional Director of the Anti-Defamation League. “As a society, we’ve come a long way, but there is more work ahead. This is an event designed to bond us as a community.”
For more information on creating a team or sponsorship opportunities, visit www.WALKAgainstHateLV.com.
About The Anti-Defamation League
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) was founded in 1913 to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure justice and fair treatment to all. Now the nation's premier civil rights/human relations agency, ADL fights anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and protects civil rights for all through information, education, legislation, and advocacy. The ADL has evolved into an international organization dedicated to standing up for the rights of all groups.