I wanted to invite all of you to an
important celebration in memory of the
On Oct 4th we will celebrate
the restoration of The People’s Wall on the corner of 20th
& Spruce. This will be a celebration of not only of the restoration but
also to honor the legacy of the
The first Community Medical Clinic, Food Bank program and legal aid clinic were established at this location as well as many other programs and services for the community, creating a legacy that will last for ages. This mural will serve as a reminder of the tireless work of the members of the Black Panther Party.
I am attaching a flyer as well as blurb below. Please forward to your lists and I hope you can join us, including the original artist’s family, on the corner of Spruce and 20th on Oct 4th at .
PS I thought I sent this out last week but it was sitting in my Outbox. Sorry for this short notice.
Celebrate The People’s Wall
(Est. October 1970)
The People’s Wall was designed and painted by Dion
Henderson in 1970. It surrounded the
celebrate the restoration of THE PEOPLE’S WALL (restored by Artist Eddie
Ray Walker), the history of the
appreciation goes to the Seattle People’s Fund, the Mayor’s Office
of Arts & Culture Affairs and
All Power To The People.
Please bring donation of new winter clothing (coats, hats, socks, underwear, etc) sizes Toddler to Teen.