We are in this together! We here at Power 98.3 & 96.1 and Riviera Broadcasting are with you against systemic racism, bigotry and the long history of oppression of the Black and Brown community that has stood in the way of economic and social growth. Together…. We will LEARN, EDUCATE and TAKE ACTION. Together we will continue the pursuit of social justice and equality for all and most importantly….stand in support and solidarity with our Black communities as we wholehearted acknowledge, believe and know that BLACK LIVES MATTER!
Black History Month: Virtual Events That Celebrate and Honor Black Culture
Join us as we celebrate Black History Month by honoring and celebrating Black Culture. Click the following link to check out a curated list of Virtual Events from paint classes, to cooking classes. spoken word and much more in celebration.
Black-Owned Business Spotlight:
Each week, we will spotlight a different Black-Owned business that is doing what they can to make a positive difference.
This Week’s the Spotlight is on Ted The Incense Man
Ted The Incense Man offers different types of Flavors/fragrances that fill the room with different aromatics to suit your mood.
Click here to visit Ted The Incense Man’s site.
Learn & Educate:
Urban Youth Financial Ed Project
The Urban AZ Foundation, along with Power 98.3 & Squirt Soda, are teaming up to invest in the future of Urban Arizona and teach the youth about fiscal responsibility.
We are selecting young individuals facing challenging times. These individuals will receive an investment account, including a monetary donation, and be taught the importance of fiscal responsibility. The Urban AZ Foundation will also make (Monthly, quarterly or semi-annual) donating to each account as long as they work hard in the classroom and strive to achieve their goals every day.
Application and more information will be available at UrbanAZFoundation.org/UYFEP.
Sometimes having the conversation about what is taking place in our world can be difficult. Please find some resources below that may help.
Talking to Young Children About Race and Racism courtesy of PBS
Lift Every Voice: A conversation hosted by J’Nai Bridges courtesy of The LA Opera
Tools and Conversation Starters courtesy of Race forward
Resources supporting Black-Led Organizations: