Fri, Nov 03|
2510 N Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Fall celebration & Fundraiser
Join the Justice League's fall celebration & fundraiser featuring guest speaker Dedria Humphries Barker! Discover our journey of faith-based reparations in the Greater Lansing Region on Nov 3rd, 2023. Don't miss out!
Time & Location
Nov 03, 2023, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
2510 N Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, 2510 N Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Lansing, MI 48906, USA
About the event
🍁 Justice League's Fall Celebration & Fundraiser 🍂
📅 Date: November 3rd, 2023
⏰ Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Reparations from God’s People are due in God’s time, which is Now!
Keynote Speaker: Dedria Humphries Barker
Author: Mother of Orphans: The True and Curious Story of Irish Alice, a Colored Man’s Widow.
Columnist: Lansing City Pulse.
Affiliation: Member, All Saints Episcopal Church, East Lansing.
Short Bio on Dedria A. Humphries Barker:
Dedria is an African American woman writer who addresses mixed-race family issues in the mid-west United States. Her family mosaic is a blend of diverse races, predominantly white and black. A proud mother of three adult children and a devoted wife, Dedria's roots trace back to Detroit. She boasts a bachelor of arts and master of arts degrees in English from Wayne State University, Detroit. As an undergraduate at Wayne, she became a part of Delta Sigma Theta, Inc., a Service Sorority founded in 1913. Her journalistic prowess was honed with a certificate from the Maynard Institute of Journalism Education at the University of California, Berkeley. Dedria is also a cherished member of the Squaw Valley Community of Writers and had the privilege to study under MacArthur award recipient, author James McPherson at the Iowa Writer’s Workshop.
This year, the spotlight is on our dedicated efforts in the Greater Lansing Region. We've been tirelessly working to establish a faith-based Reparations model, and we're eager to share our journey with you.
Our event will:
- Highlight the milestones we've achieved.
- Showcase the profound impact we've made in our community.
It's more than just a celebration. It's a testament to our unwavering commitment to justice, equality, and positive change. Join us, be inspired, and become a part of our mission!
Unable to Attend?
We understand that not everyone can make it to our celebration. However, your support is invaluable to us. If you wish to contribute to our cause, please donate here. Your generosity will go a long way in helping us achieve our goals.