Harlem Darkness RISING: Live 7!

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: DARKNESS RISING PROJECT INC

image_20240703122333

This annual event will take place on Saturday, August 24th, at Adam Clayton Powell Plaza and features the Black Broadway and NYC community performing inspirational songs for Black mental health. It also features food trucks, a vendor marketplace, a DJ, a community African dance class, Black mental health providers as guest speakers, wellness workshops, and additional free resources!

1 Shift

  • Sat Aug 24, 2024 - 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM EST - Spots available: 9
    Event Set Up

More opportunities with DARKNESS RISING PROJECT INC

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About DARKNESS RISING PROJECT INC

Location:

PO Box 33603, Raleigh, NC 27636, US

Mission Statement

Darkness RISING Project Nonprofit aims to: -Improve the health and wellness of the Black community -Raise awareness about mental health in our community -Empower and engage our community via resources, events and services -Erase the negative stigma of mental health issues

Description

Darkness RISING is a mental health 501(c)3 nonprofit. We provide free community wellness workshops, Free therapy for formerly incarcerated people of color via our REBUILD program, free connections to culturally competent therapists via Find Me a Therapist, a Black Mental Health Resource Packet, a Black Mental Health Provider Database, inspirational cover songs, visual albums, and live concerts created by Black Broadway and theatre professionals, many who have experienced a mental health condition.

Our goal is to reimagine and provide safe and equitable mental health resources, address issues which directly affect marginalized communities, connect community members to resources, and erase the stigma. We empower the Black community, communities of color, the formerly incarcerated community, LGBTQIA, the trans community, those with lived mental health challenges, and those at the intersection of these communities.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Health & Medicine
Arts & Culture, Health & Medicine

WHEN

Sat Aug 24, 2024
10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

Adam Clayton Powell Junior Plaza154 Dr. Martin L. King Jr. BlvdNew York, NY 10011

(40.7465,-74.00945)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • 2-3 Hours

Report this opportunity