Past and Upcoming Events
Brioxy Leadership Summit Los Angeles 2017
We convened with 100 of the country's top social innovators of color in their 20's and 30's driving solutions to build opportunity for young people of color. From strategy sessions to conversations with national thought leaders, performances and great food. It was an unforgettable weekend. See www.brioxy.com for more information.
The Fannie Lou Hamer 100th Birthday Celebration
Project New Village hosted the annual Fannie Lou Hamer Celebration at the Jacobs Center, October 6, 2017. Artists included: Natasha Ridley, Musa Kaleem and Vibrational Tones, Alyce Smith-Cooper among others.
Gentry's 55th Anniversary Celebration
Join us as we celebrate this family-owned business whose legacy is deeply-rooted in the San Diego black community. The Gentry family will celebrate 55 years of business in the community at the Handlery Hotel San Diego. The event includes, live music, DJ, 3-course dinner and awards ceremony. Master of Ceremonies is William Tayari Howard.
"I, Too, Sing America"
This vocal recital features African-American art song set to the poetry of Langston Hughes in a 40 minute performance followed by informative mini-lecture and conversation with Composer/Professor, Richard Thompson of San Diego State University. For booking information, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 13th Annual African Culture Festival
museSalon will be producing and managing the festival performers. The theme for this year's annual festival is Women, STEAM and Global Competitiveness! A beautiful family event.
African-American Children's Book Authors
Local San Diego Authors of African decent presented live readings of their books to the community during Black History Month, sponsored by the Skyline Hill Branch Library. Authors included: Ishe, Starla Lewis, Kalif Price, Alyce Smith-Cooper and John Brooks.