Tag Archives: South Orange

Neighborhood Summit

Neighborhood Summit flyer

NOTE DATE CHANGE! Moved to July 10th. Are you in a Neighborhood Association or Block Group? Do you plan your neighborhood block party or annual group yard sale? Do you wish you did? This is the summit for you! The Residential Committee of the Coalition will connect residents with municipal services, provide a framework on […]

SOMa Integrated Playgorup

The SOMa Integrated Playgroup brings together children ages 6 months to 5 years and their parents in a relaxed, fun setting. It is our belief that the seeds of true acceptance, understanding, and most importantly, appreciation, of the various races and ethnicities that make up our local community are planted when we are young. Join the Facebook […]

Neighborhoods: Building Blocks for the SOMA Community

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Why the Coalition on Race wants you to join the Neighborhood Summit on July 10th…read more here about the effectiveness of neighborhood organizing!

XRootsFest

XRootsFest

Save the Date! XRootsFest is June 2nd, 12-6 pm, in Maplewood Memorial Park. Come spend the day to listen to music, watch amazing dance, learn about the many cultures of our region in the popular ‘edu-tainment’ tent, shop the vendors, and try out some great food! Click here for more details.      

Neighborhood Summit

Neighborhood Summit

NEW DATE: July 10th. Are you in a Neighborhood Association or Block Group? Do you plan your neighborhood block party or annual group yard sale? Do you wish you did? This is the summit for you!

XRootsFest: The Entertainment Schedule

YMCA

Have a look at the day’s entertainment schedule, all that’s available in the edutainment tent, and a map of where to find everything in Maplewood Memorial Park! June 2nd, 12 – 6 pm.

Conversations on Race

Conversations on Race

Join us for this annual conversation at The Woodland, May 9th, 7:30 pm. Read more here.

2018 Civic Engagement Institute Wrap-up

Lindsey Minor_ Michael Paris_ Avery Julien CEI

  The Coalition’s 2018 Civic Engagement Institute supported SOMA Residents in honing their skills to become more effective change makers in our community and beyond. Participants ranged in age from Columbia High School students to grandparents who were coached using presentations, discussions, surveys and group exercises led by instructors Leila Gonzalez Sullivan, Barbara Velazquez and […]

Civic Engagement Institute

Civic Engagement Institute

Coffee House Discussions: Talking about Race on Social Media

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We heard from over forty people who shared their experiences of racism on social media and their ideas for constructive dialog about race in our online social spaces.