Women’s Leadership Project Receives 2021 Outstanding Youth Initiative Award for Domestic Violence Prevention

WLP was awarded the Purple Ribbon award by DomesticShelters.org, Theresa’s Fund for Outstanding Youth Initiative of 2021. The award is an annual recognition from national experts in the domestic violence field “honoring the countless heroes of the domestic violence movement, including advocates, programs, shelters, survivors and members of the community support system”.

Shredding While Black and Female @ Museum of the African Diaspora

This multigenerational dialogue will highlight the intersectional journeys of Black women guitarists in rock, literature, and music education. Drawing from Sikivu Hutchinson’s new Black feminist road novel, Rock ‘n’ Roll Heretic: The Life and Times of Rory Tharpe, the discussion will explore Black women rocker’s perspectives on confronting racism/sexism/ageism and homophobia in corporate rock, defying…