Rosa parks

Welcome to Rosa and Raymond Parks Institute

Purpose

To carry on the lifework of Rosa Parks in youth development and civil rights education/advocacy. Volunteers from professional, technical, community and international backgrounds are recruited and trained to share their knowledge and skills reflecting Mrs. Parks approach to self development.

Upcoming Events

july

4julAll DayIndependence DayIndependence Day
5jul9:30 am- 12:00 pmURGENT CALL TO ACTION
6jul8:00 am- 12:00 pmSwim from Belle Isle to Windsor
12jul2:00 pm- 3:00 pmVIOLA Liuzzo’s Park Rededication NW DETROITGround Breaking for Park Restoration
13jul - 15jul 135:00 pmjul 15Pathways to Freedom: Training round 2TRAINING THE TRAINERS
14jul - 17All DayNAACP ACT•SO CompetitionNAACP ACT•SO Competition

august

1aug8:30 am- 4:00 pmPathways to Freedom Camp: Start DayCommunity Gardening Day Program
2aug8:30 am- 4:00 pmPathway to Freedom Camp: KICK OFFWater Warriors
3aug8:30 am- 4:00 pmPathways to Freedom Camp: OrientationOrientation
4aug8:30 am- 4:00 pmPathways to Freedom: Detroit Through Our EyesDetroit Through Our Eyes Program
5aug9:00 am- 3:00 pmPathways to Freedom: Detroit Through Our Eyes ContinuedPathways Overview Environmental Justice Orientation
6aug1:00 am- 1:00 amRespect Your Neighbor Day10th Annual ARISE Detroit Neighborhoods Day,
6aug8:00 am- 5:00 pmRespect Your Neighbors DayPartnership with Progress House & Arise Detroit
8aug8:30 am- 4:00 pmPathways to Freedom: Week 2Community Gardening Day Program
9aug8:30 am- 4:00 pmPathways to Freedom: IMANI DAY PROJECTIMANI DAY PROJECT
10aug9:00 am- 4:00 pmPathways to Freedom: OrientationEtiquette, Health, and Nutrition -Craft Day
11aug9:00 am- 4:00 pmPathways to Freedom: Finale RehearsalFinale Rehearsal
12aug9:00 am- 4:00 pmPathways to Freedom: FINALEFINALE

september

9sep7:00 pm- 11:00 pmA Night Out with the DETROIT TIGERSDetroit Tigers VS. Baltimore Oreos
10sep1:00 am- 1:00 amPathways to Freedom Ride 2016Researching the Pathways to Freedom Ride for 2016
24sep8:00 am- 5:00 pmOpening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

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