Worcester Roots Project: 10th Year Anniversary


WRP-10thAnniversary-DFlores-3388Worcester Roots Project celebrated 10 years with a party and people from throughout New England made their way to Worcester to celebrate!

It as a fun night filled with stories about the history of where Worcester Roots Project got it’s start with Co-Founder, Dr. Susannah McCandless and her husband, Ethan, to youth sharing a story about their introduction to Worcester Roots Project and the many cooperatives that exist such as:

  • Toxic Soil Busters
  • Youth In Charge
  • The Diggers
  • Worcester Energy Barnraisers
  • Future Focus Media Co-op
  • Central Mass Film Festival(CMF2) 

Additional speakers included: Kai Foreman, Sarai Rivera, City Councilor and Sam Toussaint, Founder of Toxic Soil Busters.

Worcester Roots Project Founder Dr. Susannah McCandless.

Worcester Roots Project Founder Dr. Susannah McCandless.

 

 

Youth celebrating WRP with cake.

Award recipients: Asa Needle, Shane Capra, Kailyn Labbe and Judy Diamondstone pictured with co-hosts Dee Wells and Sabby.

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For more information about Worcester Roots Project please visit their website at www.WorcesterRoots.org.