Black Women Roc 2020! Spotlight #1: Dr. Celia McIntosh

We are pleased to spotlight Dr. Celia McIntosh for our Black Women Roc! 2020 campaign About Dr. Celia McIntosh  Dr. Celia McIntosh DNP, RN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC, SCRN, CEN, CCRN, CNRN, is the President of the Rochester Regional Coalition Against Human Trafficking (RRCAHT). She joined RRCAHT in 2014 after learning about the horrific crime of humanContinue reading “Black Women Roc 2020! Spotlight #1: Dr. Celia McIntosh”

Black Women Roc! 2020 | Finalists Selected

Dear Community, We are so excited to share that we received over 30 nominations for our 4th annual Black Women Roc! 2020. This is the most nominations we have ever received for the campaign and we are truly grateful for all of your submissions. There is no shortage of talented Black women committed to transformingContinue reading “Black Women Roc! 2020 | Finalists Selected”

540WMain (Virtually) Celebrates Four Years All Month Long

Hey, 540WMain officially turns 4 years old this month! With everything going on right now, we are reminded of just how important our organization’s purpose is not just in our local community, but far beyond. We enter this coming year committed more than ever to provide accessible resources and education while teaching our community aboutContinue reading “540WMain (Virtually) Celebrates Four Years All Month Long”

Summer Intern Spotlight | Haylee Horn

We are pleased to spotlight Haylee Horn who joins the 540Team as our Grants Research Intern for Summer 2020 About Haylee  Haylee Horn is a rising senior at the University of Rochester majoring in linguistics and minoring in psychology and Russian. She spends a lot of her free time involved with community service organizations, servingContinue reading “Summer Intern Spotlight | Haylee Horn”

White People, What Are You Doing To End Racism by Calvin Eaton

White People, What Are You Doing to End Racism Honestly what are you doing? . . because we are tired… . . . Black people are tired… . . . Indigenous people are tired… . . Mexican people are tired… . . Chinese people are tired… Japanese people, Iranian people, Indian people, Taiwanese people, SouthContinue reading “White People, What Are You Doing To End Racism by Calvin Eaton”