Mothers of the Movement

InspireNOLA, ADE host Mothers of the Movement
Posted on 09/17/2021

Mothers of Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner, and Breonna Taylor to share story of resilience to New Orleans 

InspireNOLA Charter Schools and Alliance for Diversity and Excellence is proud to announce the Mothers of the Movement Educator and Community Event at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23 at McDonogh 35 Senior High School, 4000 Cadillac St.

Join us and hear insightful words from three women who have shown true resiliency in the face of adversity — Tamika Palmer, the mother of Breonna Taylor, Gwendolyn Carr, the mother of Eric Garner, and Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin — as they discuss their journeys and their response to national tragedies.

This event is free and open to the public.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Proof of Vaccination OR a negative PCR Test within 72 hours is required for entry. To RSVP for this event, please visit

Additionally, on Friday, Sept. 24, the Mothers of the Movement panel will share their stories with select New Orleans area students during a Student Resiliency Pep Rally. The event will also be livestreamed into classrooms in order to allow more local students to participate.