Beyonce Supports Women's March on Washington: "We Can Make Our Voices Heard"
"We raise our voices as mothers, as artists and as activists."
Beyonce showed her support for Saturday's Women’s March via Facebook, saying, “We raise our voices as mothers, as artists, and as activists. As #GlobalCitizens, we can make our voices heard and turn awareness into meaningful action and positive change."
The Women’s March on Washington will take place Saturday beginning with a 10 a.m. rally, followed by a march at 1:15 p.m. According to organizers, the Women’s March on Washington is a women-led movement, bringing together all genders, ages, races, cultures, etc. More than 100,000 people are expected to attend the event. There will be events all over the country coinciding with the Washington march, in every state.
Other celebrity supporters include Amy Schumer, Scarlett Johansson, America Ferrera and Zendaya. Billboard has reached out to see if Beyonce will perform or appear at the march, joining already announced performers Janelle Monae, Maxwell, Angelique Kidjo and more.
This article originally appeared on Billboard.com.