Get Help Now: Call 1-800-854-7771 or text “LA” to 741741 anytime for a crisis counselor.
 General Info: info@whywerise.la

Login

Sign Up

After creating an account, you'll be able to track your payment status, track the confirmation.
Username*
Password*
Confirm Password*
First Name*
Last Name*
Email*
Phone*
Contact Address
Country*
* Creating an account means you're okay with our Terms of Service and Privacy Statement.
Please agree to all the terms and conditions before proceeding to the next step

Already a member?

Login

Program

WE RISE 2022
Kickoff Celebration

May 3, 2022

Welcome! Thank you for joining us to mark the launch of WE RISE 2022 and the beginning of Mental Health Awareness Month. Please enjoy some food, connect with friends and participate in the community activity before and after the program, which will take place from approximately 12:00-1:00pm.

Program

Introduction
Robin Garcia and Anu Yadav, WE RISE Community Forward Co-Directors
Land Acknowledgment
Karen Mack, CEO, LA Commons
Performance: Ancestor Song
Jessa Calderon, Chumash and Tongva Nation of Southern California
Poem: Seeds of Hope
Kelly Caballero, Gabrielino Tongva
Performance: Rap
Jessa Calderon
Opening Remarks
Robin Garcia and Anu Yadav
About the Installation
Alison Hirsch and Aroussiak Gabrielian, Foreground Design Agency, and Jessa Calderon
Moment of Connection and Reciprocity
Lilia “Liliflor” Ramirez, Mujeres de Maíz
Poem: In Honor of Participating Organizations
Jessa Calderon
Closing
Robin Garcia and Anu Yadav

WE RISE 2022: BY US, FOR US 

Thank you to our community partners! We celebrate the creativity and community leadership that makes this month-long series of activations within Grand Park and across LA County possible.

Want updates on WE RISE?

You have Successfully Subscribed!