Annual Meeting coming up June 17th, Celebrate our new Executive Director!

Southside Community Center Board of Directors is pleased to announce Chavon Bunch as the Executive Director of Southside Community Center. Mrs. Chavon Bunch is a calming homegrown force of wisdom! Her dynamic leadership and advocacy ignites great excitement and stability for our staff, board members, volunteers, program participants, and beyond! Graciously accepting the invitation to…

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June Recommended Readings

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning (Hardcover) More information from Buffalo Street Books Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America’s Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing (Paperback) More information from Buffalo Street Books We Want to Do More Than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational…

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Virtual Juneteenth Celebration 2020 -Southside Community Center “Filling in the Gaps-Black Consciousness”

Virtual Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday, June 13th, beginning at 12 noon It is that time of year again! Southside Community Center is gearing up to VIRTUALLY celebrate our annual Juneteenth Festival! This year’s theme is ” Filling in the Gaps-Black Consciousness.” To prioritize the health and well-being of our families, employees, partners, and communities, we…

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Thank You, Mr. Leon Lawrence

Leon was born in Atlanta, GA on June 8, 1942, to Wilbur and Frances Lawrence. The family later moved to Peekskill, NY, where Leon spent most of his childhood and graduated from high school. He was a veteran of the US Air Force and a graduate of the University of Vermont (UVM), where he earned…

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Let’s Get In Formation!

New Program at Southside Community Center! FORMATION Kick Off Event: September 30th at 2pm, Southside Community Center Application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfeYRhawnPPI-L-Tm_vhE7LFDSWS5qc6V_TzptP2oMSenSLeQ/viewform Formation is a collaborative effort between Les Femmes de Substance of Cornell University and Southside Community Center! As a Formation program participant, you will have the opportunity to build relationships with amazing women and learn how…

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