Ujima (Collective Work and Responsibility)! Celebrate Kwanzaa with Special Guests Friends of Joda and Hassan Latif, Founder of Second Chance Center

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Kwanzaa is a celebration that honors the African first fruits harvest tradition. Take part in a festive virtual experience highlighting the principle of Ujima (Collective Work and Responsibility). The program will feature Friends of Joda who will welcome us into the space and provide an introduction to Kwanzaa and Hassan Latif, Founder of the Second Chance Center, will discuss his work as a re-entry advocate and founder of Denver's premier anti-recidivism agency dedicated to the successful transition of people returning from incarceration. Q&A to follow. Ideal for all ages.

Please click here on Wednesday, December 28 at 1:00 PM to join the program or register below if you'd like to receive an email reminder. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to join this virtual Zoom session. 


*Ujima (oo-JEE-mah) - To build and maintain our community together and to make our brother's and sister's problems, our problems and to solve them together.

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