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Time for You to Set A STANDard!
NAAFA encourages our supporters to join with fat activists across the country who are fighting against the hateful billboard ad campaign depicting fat children in Georgia.
There are three aspects to this exciting Stand4Every Body campaign:
Fat activist Marilyn Wann’s graphic response to the fat hating ads is the “I STAND” ad campaign. Marilyn would love for supporters of all sizes to send her a photograph and she will help you become a “STANDard”
Blogger and fat activist Atchka Fatty calls you to action by providing contact information for the people you should write to and sample letters for those who prefer help with writing a letter. He has also organized a video project for those who enjoy expressing yourself via video. Read all about how you can get involved at: http://fatkidsunited.wordpress.com/
Dancer, performer and fat activist Ragen Chastain is coordinating fund raising efforts for the billboards with a positive message and other materials to combat the Strong4Life campaign. Read all about the Support All Kids Billboard Project at: http://danceswithfat.wordpress.com/
We encourage our members to get involved, become a “STANDard”
Founded in 1969, NAAFA is a non-profit human rights organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for fat people. NAAFA works to eliminate discrimination based on body size and provide fat people with the tools for self-empowerment through public education, advocacy, and member support.
On the web: http://www.naafa.org
For more information contact:
Peggy Howell, Public Relations Director
National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance (NAAFA)
e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org phone:
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Founded in 1969, NAAFA is a non-profit civil rights organization dedicated to ending size discrimination. Our goal is for people of size to be accepted with dignity and equality and will pursue this goal through advocacy, public education, and support.