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Guests took in the beauty of Roxbury Heritage State Park at the DCR Summer Nights 2024: Urban Sanctuary powered by The Black Market. The events take place every weekend until August. PHOTO: @BEEGOZI
Morgan Memorial Goodwill Industries recently held its annual signature event The Good Party to support Goodwill’s mission services. (from left ) Goodwill Board member Marie St. Fleur, Children’s Services of Roxbury CEO Sandra McCroom and Goodwill CEO Joanne Hilferty. PHOTO: GEOFFREY BASSETT
Members and supporters of the Association of Black Citizens of Lexington during the 4th Annual Quock Walker Day Hike for Freedom. PHOTO: COURTESY LEX250 COMMISSION
The theme for this week’s Urban Sanctuary powered by The Black Market was Denim on Denim. An onsite sewing circle created this beautiful denim backdrop. PHOTO: @BEEGOZI
On June 3, The Vineyard Legacy held their annual sunset kickoff at Sail Martha’s Vineyard. Guests gathered to network and raise money for their new program, “From the City to the Sea,” which brings city kids to the Vineyard to sail, fish and gain new experiences that they might not have been exposed to otherwise. PHOTO: ISHAQ SEAN
Founded in 2017, The Vineyard Legacy brings together Black people from across the country to celebrate the Fourth of July weekend in Martha’s Vineyard while raising money for a good cause. PHOTO: ISHAQ SEAN