Every year OBS celebrates Malcolm X/African Liberation Day to lift up the legacy of Brother Malcolm X and to talk about issues confronting Africa and the African Diaspora. We decided to build off our anniversary them of “Sankofa – Appreciating our Legacy to Make Black Lives Matter.
The recipient of the 2017 Jamala Rogers Young Visionary Award will be announced at the annual Summer Ma’at Saturday Youth Program’s Open House on Saturday, June 3 at 11 am. The Open House kicks off the 8-week youth program for ages 4-16 years and will be held at the Rowan Community Center, 1401 Rowan Avenue (63112). Registration for the youth program starts at 10 am. Food, fun and games!