Race Matters Friends May doings!

Hello friends!  Wondering what's going on with Race Matters, Friends these days?  Check it out:

City Council!  RMF attends every City Council meeting and encourages our members and allies to speak up at City Council about racial equity and Community-Oritented Policing (or other equity issues).

  • May 7 - Lynn Maloney and Tara Warne-Griggs are speaking
  • May 21 - YOU!  Please volunteer to speak at Council's scheduled public comment.  You can volunteer here:  https://goo.gl/forms/qhCNpNgU5UgYADTf1
  • June 4 - Speaker needed
  • June 18 - Speaker needed

Race Matters Summer Salon - June 9!

Join us to share art, music, poetry, and movies at our Salon fundraiser.  We'll be accepting donations and offering art donations to raise money for our educational activities.  Stay tuned for formal invitations!

Community-Oriented Policing

Race Matters, Friends met with Community-Oriented Policing Project Manager Sgt. Fox on April 11.  See our open letter about it here:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZxhWmXZrP_goVN4eaP6-UJz6jjTxNZsNphnFMh3Q39U/edit?usp=sharing

Don't forget!  We meet on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month at YEZ, the Youth Empowerment Zone.


Katie D.