“Let’s get together and feel alright” is the slogan for GrassROOTS Community Foundation’s 1st Roots, Rock, Run 5K in Newark, New Jersey, on October 1, 2016. Despite the inclement weather, the race had over 150 runners and walkers at Weequahic Park in the city’s South Ward. The energy of the largely Black audience was electric. Community members gathered to get their numbers, dance, and move outside. We started with an energetic warm up Zumba session with Lisa Charles of…
2015 Give Thanks
2015 Roots Rock Run
2015 GrassROOTS Annual Let's Move It: Philly Town Hall and Hip Hop Party with Black Thought, Talib Kweli, Mona Scott-Young, State Rep Stephen Kinsey and the community of Germantown.
2012 Let’s Move It!