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XRootsFest is this Saturday, June 24th, 2 pm – 6 pm!

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Note time change: 2 pm – 6 pm. Plan to spend the day at Floods Hill to enjoy multicultural entertainment representing the region’s diversity. It’s a day filled with music, dance, food, vendors, and hands-on activities to learn more about different cultures.

Participants Discuss Privilege at Coffee House

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Coffee House Discussion participants discuss race and privilege in their lives and in this community.

Coalition chair Robert A. Marchman Speaks at March for Equality in SOMa

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Chair of the Coalition on Race Robert A. Marchman spoke at the SOMa March for Equality and Pride. Read more here…

Schools Committee Statement to the Board of Education

The Schools Committee co-chairs present a set of challenges to the Board of Education on problems with school integration, addressing the failures of the access and equity policy, and committing to building a diverse teaching staff.

Spring Donation Appeal

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We need your support today! Help us work on integration and inclusion in our towns. Read more…

Statement on Racism in Our Schools & Teaching Our Youth about Race

We would like to address the multiple incidents of racist graffiti in the South Orange Maplewood School District middle school bathrooms and the controversy over the slave auction posters that were produced by 5th graders as part of an assignment on Colonial American history. We believe that we must acknowledge and name the racism expressed […]