MEDIA ADVISORY: Today's Asheville Paid Sick Days Event POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER

MEDIA ADVISORY: Today's Asheville Paid Sick Days Event POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
The town meeting to raise awareness about North Carolina's Healthy Families and Healthy Workplaces Act has been RESCHEDULED for April 23

WHEN/WHERE (UPDATED): Thursday, April 23, 2009, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at the Pamela Mills Turner Conference Room in the United Way Building, 50 S. French Broad Avenue in Asheville.


ASHEVILLE (April 7, 2009) -- Tuesday's NC Paid Sick Days Coalition town hall meetings in Asheville has been postponed due to weather conditions.  

The rescheduled event will take place Thursday, April 23, 2009, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at the Pamela Mills Turner Conference Room in the United Way Building, 50 S. French Broad Avenue in Asheville.

More than 30 groups -- including health care organizations, women's groups, and advocates for children, families, and older Americans - have signed on to the NC Paid Sick Days coalition. The meeting will take place Tuesday, April 7, 2009, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at the Pame la Mills Turner Conference Room in the United Way Building, 50 S. French Broad Avenue in Asheville. Local sponsors for the event include Children First/Communities in School of Buncombe County, Just Economics, WNC Central Labor Council, and Legal Aid of North Carolina Clients Council along with the NC Justice Center.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: Jeff Shaw, communications director, NC Justice Center, 919.863.2402 (office), 503.551.3615 (mobile); Louisa Warren, NC Paid Sick Days Campaign Coordinator 919.856.2183 (office), 919.961.3360 (mobile); ncsickdays.org.