Fri., Aug. 2: Global Soul Hip Hop For The Human Family Fundraiser Party
“Global Soul” is a monthly International Hip Hop and Soul fundraiser party put on by The Go-Getters Union. “Global Soul” raises awareness, and is an active movement in support of human and earth justice in solidarity with the global struggle against social, economic, educational injustice as well as environmental injustices.
The next “Global Soul” event is in conjunction with AfroLatinos.tv in support of a Colombian woman named Omalis who has been feeding 150 children in her town, Uraba, a town filled with displaced families due to the war in Colombia. And at this point she can no longer feed them because she has NO resources. The goal of this event is to raise money to send her in order to help her feed the children as well as her own family.
Omalis’s story is the featured video at the top of this listing.
This event will feature live performances by invited guest Chesney Snow, D.O the Fabulous Drifter and D.O. the Fabulous Drifter, DJ Planamu on vibes,and a special excerpt screening of Afro Latinos upcoming documentary titled ” Afro Latinos:La historia que nunca nos contaron” en English “Afro Latinos: The story they never told us”
10 p.m., 21 +, $10: tickets
622 Degraw Street, Gownuas