Black History Resources+
May we continue to celebrate, support and learn about the world changers, brave leaders, our black brothers and sisters. Continue below for resources, inspiration, a highlight of key figures from black history and those shaping our future.
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True freedom finally came on June 19, 1865, when Union troops arrived in Galveston Bay, Texas. The army announced that enslaved black people in the state, were free by executive decree. This day is known as "Juneteenth" more than 250,000 enslaved black people were set free. Continue to learn about its significance with the resources below.
BLACK OWNED BUSINESSES IN THE COMMUNITY
LA-based In-Home Ballroom Dance Instructor Salsa, Swing, and everything in between! Wedding Dances, both private and group lessons. There’s no such thing as two left feet, but if you got ‘em, guarantee I can make ‘emSUPPORT BOBBY MILHOUSE
1010 Wine and Events founded by Leslie and LeAnn Jones
1010 Wine is the first and only wine bar in the City of Champions–Inglewood, CA. The Jones Sisters can’t wait to welcome wine lovers and foodies from across the city to experience a truly special place without leaving their neighborhood.SUPPORT 1010 WINE AND EVENTS
Secret Garden Pique-Nique LLC founded by Miriam Webb
Secret Garden Pique-Nique LLC's vision is to provide affordable luxury experiences to their community. They pride themselves on creating long lasting memories that can be cherished forever. From Birthday parties, wedding events, anniversaries, baby showers, prom send off, holidays any event you need or are considering…they can do it all!SUPPORT MIRIAM WEBB
These video resources have been edited from our E58 Town Hall discussions. Town Hall is our virtual space open to all that aims to foster a culture of discovery, education, and collaboration.
Allyship Part 1 with Christina Deanne
This video focuses on allyship with special guest Christina Deanne, an educator, lover of people, and committed to the work of racial healing and reconciliation.
Allyship Part 2 with Christina Deanne + Tinasha LaRaye
This video explores the unique traumas of the Black community in our nation, as well as giving thoughtful ways to self manage any carried hardships in good health and honoring practices to minister to those weighed down by it. We hope this resource can serve to both educate and empower our E58 Community.