Black Women Roc! Open Mic & Performing Arts Showcase | Request for Performer

We are pleased to announce our official request for performers for the 2018 Black Women Roc! Open Mic & Performing Arts Showcase   What are the Details? We are looking for spoken word poets, singers, musicians, live artists, rappers and other performing artists to engage and entertain our audience around an (acoustic) central theme ofContinue reading “Black Women Roc! Open Mic & Performing Arts Showcase | Request for Performer”

Special Announcement** 540WMain Receives Its First Ever Grant courtesy RocGrowth

Dear Community, I am thrilled to announce that 540WMain Learning Academy has received its first ever grant funded by the local organization RocGrowth! About RocGrowth Led by Richard Glaser and a devoted volunteer team of community business leaders RocGrowth organizes and supports the region’s diverse community of innovators. They are interested in supporting and engagingContinue reading “Special Announcement** 540WMain Receives Its First Ever Grant courtesy RocGrowth”

**Special Announcement** How to Teach A Class at 540WMain | Class/Course Proposal Portal

Dear Community, As 540WMain approaches it’s 2 year anniversary in June 2018, I am pleased to share that over 200 classes have been taught in the community room. Coordinating and curating many of these classes has been a labor of love and as we’ve grown so has my need to focus on other sustainability aspectsContinue reading “**Special Announcement** How to Teach A Class at 540WMain | Class/Course Proposal Portal”

Special Announcement | 2018 Black Women Roc! Campaign

What is Black Women Roc!? Black Women Roc! is an annual campaign where we spotlight and highlight the achievements of four black women and femme identifying black women that are working hard to uplift, engage, and educate the Rochester community at large. This year you get to choose! Each woman will receive a week-long highlightContinue reading “Special Announcement | 2018 Black Women Roc! Campaign”