Save The Marcus Garvey Building Benefit

Save The Marcus Garvey Building Benefit

Sunday 1/20

5:00 pm (event ends at 10:00 pm)

The New Parish

Oakland, CA

$10 Donation at the Door

Save The Marcus Garvey Building Benefit
Save The Marcus Garvey Building Benefit
The Marcus Garvey Building also known as Liberty Hall, located at 1485 8th St, Oakland, CA is a national historical landmark, with the same rating as the White House has been working alongside its community for over 100 years. Marcus Garvey, originally from Jamaica and eventually sent back by the government was known best as a community activist, journalist and leader. Formally Post 188 of Marcus Garvey’s Universal Negro Improvement Association (U.N.I.A.), the former home of the Black Pullman Porters, Father Devine and Jubilee West, Inc, it is now home to Overcomers With Home (O.W.H.) a non-profit organization that educates at-risk youth in Video/Audio Engineering and Media Production, Jack London Square Church of God & Christ, the West Oakland Community Information/Resource Center and Pitch Mixer Entrepreneur Forum and Intuitive Interactive Outreach.
Venue Information:
The New Parish
579 18th St
Oakland, CA, 94612
http://www.thenewparish.com/