At Home

June 19th is the day to celebrate the complete emancipation of slavery. Juneteeth falls on a Friday this year and here is how you can celebrate:

Sign Petition To Make Junteeth a National Holiday

Here's a look at Juneteenth, also called Emancipation Day, by the numbers: What is Juneteenth, and where is it celebrated? (via CNN)

Safe Summer Family Cookout

COVID-19 is easily spread. Be smart and safe this summer.

Celebrate Juneteenth by Ordering in from Local Black-owned Restaurant or Bar

Most are reopening safely and most are on popular food delivery apps.

In the Community

Juneteenth Virtual Walking Tour

Enjoy a self-guided tour of over 20 landmarks, many of which were built in the early 1800s

Juneteenth Virtual Music Festival

An online destination for Juneteenth celebrations to unite in offering a platform for art, history, education, commerce, and a shared vision to make Juneteenth a national holiday. Our virtual festival will be taking place on Thursday, June 18, 2020.

juneteenth_107th-US-Colored-InfantryExamine The Trouble History of Slavery

An Exhibit by the Durand-Hedden House & Garden Association Inc. in consultation with South Orange-Maplewood Community Coalition on Race

Take A Moment

Take some personal time to reflect.. then look forward. Make a wish. Make a plan. Write it down. 

At Work 

#NewarkStrong X #VirtualNewark

Virtual Background-Newark history of community activism 

Workplace Guides + Resources

How to Begin Talking About Race in the Workplace

Confronting Racism at Work: A Reading List

7 Important Books for Building an Anti-Racist Workplace (Reading List)

Letter to Employers about Police Brutality (Template)