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Shop Talk North Memphis: The State of Water Quality in the Black Community

March 25, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

ShopTalks promote innovative environmental justice education and political advocacy by bringing awareness to and educating BIPOC communities on prominent EJ issues, specifically lead poisoning and exposure. The content includes cross-cutting concepts between policy, environmental justice, mental health, reproductive justice (including men) workforce development, agriculture, and economic development. This particular ShopTalk will focus on The State of Water Quality in the Black Community in lieu of World Water Day 2023.

A 2019 Report called Watered Down Justice presented an analysis of EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) data that confirms there is unequal access to safe drinking water, based most strongly on race, a scientific conclusion that mirrors the lived experience of people of color and low-income residents in the United States.

Join Black Millennials 4 Flint’s Chief Operating Officer, Joshua Perkins and Board of Directors Vice-Chair Dr. Harold Rickenbacker for a A dope conversation about protecting our water in the Black Community March 25, 2023 1PM-2PM CT in partnership with Shop Open located at 3513 Ramill Rd., Memphis, TN 38128)

Free lunch for the first 10 customers booked between 1pm-2pm.


March 25, 2023
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm