Inner Grizzly

Mothers & Others Roar Their Support




Born six years ago on Mother’s Day, Mothers Acting Up continues its campaign to reclaim the holiday by speaking up on behalf of billions of the world’s children beset by poverty, war and lack of schooling, safe drinking water and health services. An estimated 2,500 mothers are expected to participate in events across the country this year. Gatherings and fundraising events will call attention to and support community needs here and abroad. Awareness of the movement topped 4 million last year, through media exposure of the event. This year, YouTube’s Find Your Inner Grizzly, 90-second plea is a heart-stopper.

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