Announcing the 2021 ArtsConnect Event!
"#SayTheirNames: Ending Violence Against the BIPOC Community"
a fundraiser for IMPACT Silver Spring
live-streaming on May 1st, 2021 at 8:00 PM
WHAT IS ARTSCONNECT?
The ArtsConnect program specifically uses a variety of creative art forms to lift up the social issues of our time and through our partnership with a community beneficiary we are able to deepen our connections with each other and with the greater Montgomery County and nearby Beltway areas.
Even if you can't attend the event, you can still be an important part of this work by offering a generous donation! Remember, your donations will be given to IMPACT Silver Spring to help them and those they serve to thrive!
Click the button below or scan the QR code to give online or you may mail a check* to UUCR at 100 Welsh Park Dr., Rockville, MD 20850.
*Make your check out to UUCR and please include ArtsConnect in the memo.
MEET THE 2021 ARTSCONNECT COMMUNITY BENEFICIARY!
IMPACT Silver Spring’s mission is to advance racial equity and justice in Montgomery County by:
Fighting Racism. IMPACT’s educational tools and programs build awareness to push back against the forces of historical and structural racism.
Growing Leaders. IMPACT’s empowerment programs spark people's innate power to become leaders, and to take actions towards creating more equitable neighborhoods and communities.
Connecting Communities. To overcome the mistrust and fear that lead to fractured and divided communities, IMPACT creates human-centered spaces to help diverse people connect and build relationships of trust and respect across lines of difference.
Boosting Economic Power. IMPACT strengthens economic conditions for communities of color by providing incubator support for new and emerging micro-businesses and worker-owned cooperatives.
Visit IMPACT to learn more about the incredible work they are doing in our community!
DID YOU KNOW...
WHAT WE BELIEVE...
As Unitarian Universalists, we affirm the following principles:
The ArtsConnect Program is funded in part by the Fund for Unitarian Universalist Social Responsibility and through the generosity of people like you.