Equality Now (www.equalitynow.org) was founded in 1992 to work for the protection and promotion of the human rights of women around the world. Working with national human rights organizations and individual activists, Equality Now documents violence and discrimination against women and mobilizes international action to support their efforts to stop these human rights abuses. This weekend, more than 45 theatres worldwide are holding a special screening of Joss Whedon's movie "Serenity", with proceeds to benefit Equality Now. The Chicago showing is Friday night at 9:30pm at the recently renovated historic Portage Theatre on N. Milwaukee Ave.
Movie synopsis and reviews: www.rottentomatoes.com/m/serenity - Serenity is rated PG-13.
Complete listing of other national screenings at: www.cantstoptheserenity.com
CHICAGO : Friday, June 23rd, 9:30pm
The Portage Theatre
4050 N. Milwaukee Avenue (Milwaukee and Irving Park)
Chicago, IL 60641
Tickets are $10 cash only at the door
Free Parking (after 9pm) 1 block west at Cuyler and Laporte
Door prizes to be given away after the movie.
Can't make it to the screenings but still want to donate to Equality Now? Go to the donate page and under the field "How did you hear about Equality Now" please enter code "SNEN-BCCHI".