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Juneteenth Multicultural Freedom Unity Celebration!

June 22 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Free

Contact: Mia Jamille Jones
United Community Change
417-416-1122
contactuccprograms@gmail.com

Celebrate Juneteenth with Us at Jordan Valley Ice Park on June 22!

Springfield Mo – June 22 – United Community Change is thrilled to announce a vibrant and inclusive multicultural celebration of Juneteenth on June 22, from 9 AM to 9 PM at Jordan Valley Ice Park. This all-day event aims to honor the historical significance of Juneteenth while promoting unity and cultural diversity and Freedom within our community.

Juneteenth, celebrated annually on June 19, commemorates the emancipation of the last remaining enslaved African Americans in the United States in 1865. This day serves as a powerful reminder of freedom, resilience, and the ongoing journey toward equality.

Our celebration will feature a diverse array of activities, including:

  • Inspirational Keynote Speeches: Hear from community leaders such as Mike Hamra , Kaijuanda Suton, Roger Franklin , Mia Jones and activists who will share their insights on the importance of Juneteenth.
  • Cultural Performances: Enjoy music, dance, and artistic expressions from various cultural groups, showcasing the rich diversity of our community.
  • Family-Friendly Activities: Fun and engaging activities for all ages, ensuring a memorable experience for the entire family.
  • Local Vendors and Food Trucks: Savor delicious food and support local businesses offering a variety of cuisines and goods.

This event is made possible through the generous support of our sponsors Hamta Enterprise , 96.5 Trinity Housing , Broco, Pineapple Whip , Springfield Health Department  National Christian Avenue Church, The Heart Church  and more , whose contributions help us bring the community together in celebration and reflection.

We invite all members of the media to join us in covering this significant event. It promises to be a day filled with inspiration, education, and unity. Your presence and coverage will help amplify the message of Juneteenth and its importance in our collective history.

For media inquiries, interviews, or to request a press pass, please contact Mia Jamille Jones at 417-416-1122 or contactuccprograms@gmail.com.

Join us with your lawn chairs, tents and blankets on June 22 at Jordan Valley Ice Park to celebrate freedom, diversity, and community. Together, we can make this Juneteenth a day to remember!

Event Details:

  • Date: June 22, 2024
  • Time: 9 AM – 9 PM
  • Location: Jordan Valley Ice Park,  635 E Trafficway St, Springfield, MO 65806

For more information, visit  or follow us on Facebook.com/uccempowers or email contactuccprograms@gmail.com

United Community Change is dedicated to fostering unity and celebrating diversity within our community. Through events like our Juneteenth celebration, we strive to create spaces where all individuals feel valued and included.

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Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/share/3LmvqsQnaMPJoRj5/

Organizer

United Community Change
Phone
4174161122
Email
contactuccprograms@gmail.com
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Venue

Jordan Valley Ice Park
635 East Trafficway St
Springfield, MO 65806 United States
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