ACT Now: Rally to End Racism

- Calling All Clergy and Laity -

The National Council of Churches and partners invites YOU
to the April 4th A.C.T. to End Racism rally on the National Mall

When:  Wednesday, April 4th, 9 am- 4 pm

Where:  The National Mall, Washington, DC

How:  Bus pick-up and drop off in Reading & King of Prussia

Fee: First 30 to register - $25.00/person

        Regular Registration - $35.00/person

* A limited number of partial scholarships available - contact Rev. Susan Worrell @ prior to registering.

For further information, visit the A.C.T. Now website:

Please note the following updated information for this event:

The formerly advertised "King of Prussia" bus pick-up location has been changed to a stop at The Eastern PA Conference. Also, a third stop in Newark, DE has been added.

If you would like to change your pick-up location choice due to this new information, please click the "modify registration" button to the right, and use the Reference Number from your confirmation email to log in and change your selection.
  • The Reading area pickup location is at Berkshire Mall, 1665 State Hill Rd in Wyomissing, west of Reading in Berks County. The Mall is accessible from US 222/US 422 at the Paper Mill Road interchange or the State Hill Road interchange.
  • The Eastern PA Conference Center, at 980 Madison Avenue, Norristown, PA is located at the intersection of Madison and Monroe avenues, just off of Trooper Road (SR 363), near the Trooper Road exit on PA Highway 422. For GPS navigation, use the address: 1040 Madison Avenue,  Norristown, PA. 
  • The CORR bus will also stop at the Delaware House Travel Plaza, along Rt. I-95 in Newark, DE, to add some Peninsula-Delaware Conference passengers enroute to the rally. The first 30 people to sign up pay only $25; after that, the cost goes to $35. So sign up today if you want to get on the bus.

*IMPORTANT: Download the Travel Details Document for full specifics on the trip--including the updated itinerary, what to bring and what not to bring, etc.

Updated Itinerary:


Plan for travel delays on your way to the bus!  Arrive 20 minutes before boarding time!

4:45 am – Board Klein Transportation bus at Berkshire Mall, Wyomissing, PA (In the parking lot on the mall’s South end, between Boscov’s entrance and State Hill Road.)

5:50 am - Board bus at the Eastern PA Conference Ctr., Norristown, in the parking lot. The conference center is at Madison Avenue and Monroe Boulevard, in Audubon, just off Trooper Road (SR 363), near the Trooper Road exit on PA Highway 422. 

                  *For GPS navigation, use the address:  Madison Avenue and Monroe Boulevard, Norristown, PA. 

7:00 am - Board Bus at Delaware House Travel Plaza, Newark, DE (rest stop along I-95. Klein bus in Southbound Bus Lot, near Southwest corner of building), Restroom and refreshment break.

                  *For GPS purposes Delaware House Travel Plaza is at 530 JFK Memorial Highway, Newark, DE 19702.

9:30 am
- Arrive in DC (depending on traffic conditions)

4:00pm - Board bus at designated location for return trip home.

*6:10 pm - Dinner break at Delaware House Travel Plaza, Discharge passengers at Delaware House Travel Plaza

*7:00 - Bus leaves Delaware House promptly

*8:05 pm - Discharge passengers at EPA Conference Center

*9:10 pm - Discharge passengers at Berkshire Mall

*Times are estimates depending on traffic conditions