This post is part of Brentwood-Darlington Neighborhood Association‘s Amplify Black Neighbors post series happening throughout June 2020. For more information, click here.
Week 4 Featured Organization: Hip Hop Stands Up
Description from Facebook: Hip-Hop Stands Up is a BIPOC-lead coalition of artists who formed out of the tear gas of the protests following the death of George Floyd.
Description of Hip Hop Stands Up 4th of July event from Facebook:
Our Hip Hop community has a strong voice and alliance! Please join us at for a Hip Hop community gathering to support the movement #blacklivesmatter
We will include speakers from the BIPOC community and conscious musical performances.
Introducing POLITICAL EDUCATION before each show!
We will be serving food to the community before the political education portion of the show at 7PM
We will also be collecting items to assemble care packages for the houseless community.
and more TBA!
If you’d like to speak please reach out!
Most importantly we will be together!
Masks and Social distancing are encouraged, thanks!
Click here for details on this event.
BDNA Note: One of the founders of Hip Hop Stands up is a B-D neighbor! Look for a special feature with his music tomorrow during our final post of the Amplify Black Neighbors series.