Despite (and due to) the trajectory 2020 has taken, our Root Partners have been busy making waves in our community. There have been and continue to be so many events and developments to get excited about and involved with.
Nehemiah recently announced their vision and intention for The Center for Black Excellence and Culture that is projected to be built in 2022. This is BIG news for Nehemiah and the greater Madison community. Full article write-up by Madison365 HERE.
Urban Triage has been busy fundraising for their new space. With a big goal of $100,000, they’re working hard to expand their support and services to the Black community in Dane County. We’ve made it our goal to raise $10,000 for Urban Triage. Help us help Urban Triage and DONATE HERE TODAY!
In case you hadn’t heard yet, Just Bakery’s parent organization has changed its name from Madison Area Urban Ministry to JustDane back in June, to better reflect their expanded reach. Just Bakery continues to facilitate their 12-week educational and vocational training program while offering delicious baked goods for delivery or curbside pickup. Checkout their scones, pumpkin treats, morning buns, and more to add some sweet goodness in your life! Shop their online store now.
Sabrina Madison revealed the gorgeous new van for The Progress Center for Black Women in this Facebook Live last week! This vehicle is going to (literally!) move the Progress Center for Black Women forward; according to Sabrina, more info on this shift will be coming soon.
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