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Hope Is Rising
July 12, 2020 from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
NewCity Church, in collaboration with local community leaders, organizations and businesses, is hosting, HOPE IS RISING. Join us for a free drive-in concert event designed as a safe space for people of color and allies to recharge and be inspired.
Enjoy listening to a live band with special musical guests, celebrate the Black culture, and listen to a panel discussion, “My City and Me,” moderated by Rev. Devlin Scott with panelists, Newton Mayor Ruthanne Fuller, Newton Police Department Chief David MacDonald, Newton Police Department Public Information Officer Lt. Bruce Apotheker, METCO Specialist and Newton Public Schools Teacher Katani Sumner, and members of Newton’s Coalition of Black Residents.
UniteBoston is a key partner for this event and will be coordinating volunteers – contact Joel Putnam at firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like to volunteer.
Social distancing will be observed. Masks are required. Limited spots available – sign up here!