News from the Economic Justice Alliance of Michigan

February 27, 2015

***Media Advisory***

Contact: Marissa Luna, 989-798-3051,

Earned Sick Leave Advocates to Launch Coalition 

Coalition will push for legislation giving workers right to earn paid sick leave

DETROIT – On Monday, March 2, at 1:00 p.m., the Economic Justice Alliance of Michigan is hosting a press conference to announce a new coalition of community leaders, elected officials, and earned sick leave advocates who will push for workers’ right to earn paid sick leave.

What: Press conference launching coalition pushing for earned sick leave policy

When: Monday, March 2, 1:00 p.m.

Where: Conventional Missionary Baptist Church, 2255 Seminole St., Detroit, MI 48214

Who: Kelly Garrett, mother and Mothering Justice member

Rev. Stancey Adams, Russel Street Baptist Church

Gloria Banks, Metropolitan Organizing Strategy Enabling Strength (MOSES) member