A Parliamentary screening of Red Light Green Light is taking place in Ottawa on April 9, and all MPs, senators & staff have already received a formal invitation to attend. This is a great opportunity for your representative to learn about sex trafficking, prostitution, and various efforts around the world to prevent sexual exploitation. If you’d like your MP to attend, please send them an email, requesting their attendance on April 9.
Below is an outline you can use, but feel free to personalize it as you wish.
If you do not know who your representative is, you can find out by inserting your postal code here.
Dear MP _______________,
My name is _____________ and I am a resident of ______________. I am contacting you about an upcoming Parliamentary screening of Red Light Green Light, a documentary made by two Canadians about sex trafficking, prostitution, and various efforts around the world to curb sexual exploitation. All MPs, senators and staff are welcome to attend the non-partisan screening, which is being hosted by MP Joy Smith, MP Maurice Vallacott, and Senator Mobina Jaffer. A formal invitation has already been sent to your office.
As outlined in your invitation, Jared and Michelle Brock, the directors of the film, will be present for Q&A discussion after the screening. It will be a great opportunity to gain more understanding on a critical and complex issue. As a member of your constituency who cares about this issue, I urge you to attend.
Please RSVP to the office of MP Joy Smith to confirm your spot. The RSVP contact email is listed on the bottom of the invitation you received this week.
Please let me know if you plan to attend. Thank you for your service to our country and to my community.
(your contact info: phone, email, mailing address)
We hope to see all your representatives there!