All About Melanin by Calvin Eaton | 29 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History (VI)

A 540Monthly Membership ensures that 540WMain is able to create and curate low cost/high impact educational content and programming rooted in antiracism, arts/culture & humanities, and wellness.  If you love 540WMain consider becoming a 540Monthly Member today. Help 540WMain reach its goal of 100 monthly members. Click here All About Melanin Fast Facts Eumelanin isContinue reading “All About Melanin by Calvin Eaton | 29 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History (VI)”

20 Ways You Can Reduce Waste in Your Every Day Life by Calvin Eaton

20 Ways You Can Reduce Waste in Your Every Day Life by Calvin Eaton For me, this year has been all about sustainability. As a social entrepreneur sustainability has two very important definitions that I take to heart every single day: The ability to be maintained at a certain rate or level. Avoidance of theContinue reading “20 Ways You Can Reduce Waste in Your Every Day Life by Calvin Eaton”

28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History | Arthur Ashe(23)

We are pleased to spotlight Arthur Ashe in day twenty-three of our first annual 28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History Arthur Ashe is the only Black man to win the singles titles for , the US Open, Wimbledon Open, and the Australian Open. Ashe, born July 10, 1943 in Richmond, Virginia,Continue reading “28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History | Arthur Ashe(23)”

Yoga 4 A Good Hood at 540 | February 19

540WMain Community Learning Academy presents: Yoga 4 A Good Hood at 540 Monday February 19 // 7-8 PM Yoga is back at 540WMain via Yoga 4 A Good Hood. Join Imani and Martissa for a soul cleansing yoga class for all. This class has an emphasis on breath and body-connection and will help build strength,Continue reading “Yoga 4 A Good Hood at 540 | February 19”

28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History | Kehinde Wiley & Amy Sherald(13)

We are pleased to spotlight Kehinde Wiley & Amy Sherald in day thirteen of our first annual 28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald — are the first black painters to receive a presidential portrait commission from the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery Amy Sherald was born inContinue reading “28 Days of Little Known Facts About (Black) American History | Kehinde Wiley & Amy Sherald(13)”