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Heart City Health Proudly Sponsors Indiana Black Expo – Elkhart Chapter “The Color of Conversation – Social Justice in America”

Heart City Health Proudly Sponsors Indiana Black Expo – Elkhart Chapter “The Color of Conversation – Social Justice in America”

April 1st, 2021

ELKHART, IND. – On Friday, April 2, 2021, Indiana Black Expo – Elkhart Chapter is hosting “The Color of Conversation – Social Justice in America.” NBA and Indiana Pacer legend Stephen Jackson is the keynote speaker. Friends of Mr. Jackson, including special guest Elkhart’s own Nathan ‘Napalm’ Palmer, will be joining the discussion.

 

The two-day event is made possible by community partners; KeyBank, Elkhart County Community Foundation, Heart City Health, and the Boling Vision Center.

 

Friday at 2:00 p.m. at the Lerner Theatre Crystal Ballroom, 50 junior and high school students will receive lunch and participate in an open discussion of education, economics, and social justice with Stephen Jackson and friends.

 

Friday evening from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Elkhart High School East, 1 Blazer Blvd. in Elkhart, Tanya McKinzie, CEO of Indiana Black Expo, will moderate the evening program, which features Stephen Jackson and friends. Local adults and community members can register for FREE at Eventbrite, listed under “The Color of Conversation.” No walk-ins or registration onsite is allowed. Space is limited due to COVID-19 restrictions.

 

On Saturday, April 3, 2021, the Elkhart Chapter of Indiana Black Expo will wrap up the two-day event with a ‘Grab-and Go’ lunch with residents in Washington Gardens at Noon at 312 Wagner Avenue, Apt. B, in Elkhart.

 

To finish the day, a FREE Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 3:00 p.m. at 1318 South Sixth Street, Elkhart, Indiana, for all kids, newborn to sixth grade.

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About Heart City Health

Established in 1993, Heart City Health is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) providing affordable, high-quality medical, dental, and behavioral health care to residents of Elkhart County. Our mission is to provide access to high-quality preventive and primary care for our community. Our community is healthier because of Heart City Health’s ability to provide access to high-quality healthcare for all. Learn more at www.heartcityhealth.org

About Indiana Black Expo – Elkhart Chapter

IBE has 12 chapters throughout the state to better serve the citizens of their respective communities. IBE chapters serve as vehicles to communicate the IBE message and carry out our mission as a non-profit, 501(c)(3) community service organization. Your membership helps support our organization’s programs and services that provide educational enrichment, health literacy, cultural awareness, and economic impact for thousands of youth and families each and every year. For more information, contact Robert Tayler at 574-226-4328 or email 574magazine@gmail.com.

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