"I'm a disabled veteran from Raymore Missouri."
"I'm a full time lawyer and a new mom."
"I was an academic librarian for 25 years."
"I don't have much experience really."
"I have a pickup truck and carpentry or paint skills and would like to help in anyway possible."
"I have over 10 years’ experience freelance writing and truly love researching ideas and sharing them with others."
"I’m a passionate liberal wanting to participate in the resistance movement, but am an extreme introvert."
"If it's cookies you need, I am an excellent follower of the recipe on the back of the Tollhouse bag."
"I am a woman, an African American, a senior citizen and this administration and this fool pres does not represent me nor wants to represent me."
These quotes are from just some of the emails we received in response to our call for volunteers. Thank you so much for stepping up. You have warmed our hearts and brightened our lives. This movement is for all people, and each of us has an important part to play.
We want to hear from more of you. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
And, remember, keep making those calls, keep showing up, keep advocating for yourself and those you love, and know that you are not alone. We are shoulder to shoulder in this together.