Tag Archives: Worcester Roots Project

Worcester Roots Project: #WeOwnIt Campaign

Worcester’s newest corporation doesn’t have a management hierarchy, but it does have bi-weekly meetings in which everyone at the table is an equal. It’s a theory known as cooperative business: Everyone is an owner. And Future Focus Media has become … Continue reading

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[MAJOR Party] Stone Soup Community Center Block Party 9/21 3-7 PM

The 7th Annual Stone Soup Community Center is taking place tomorrow, Saturday, Sept. 21st from 3-7 p.m. at 4 King Street. This is a FREE and all ages party with live music, food and games for everyone. Tell a friend … Continue reading

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[MAJOR Footwear] Future Focus Media Co-op: Sole Changers

Working with various youth in Worcester- Toxic Soil Busters, Youth In Charge & Future Focus Media Co-op- I always get asked about my “other” business. My business is footwear, specifically sneakers. I work with companies such as Nike, Reebok, adidas, … Continue reading

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[Video] Facing the Growing Epidemic

This is a short film that was produced, last summer, by Yaw Boateng, a student in the Future Focus Media Cooperative & Youth Training InstituteĀ of which I am a part of as an instructor. Yaw’s story is very compelling because … Continue reading

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We’ve Got The Power: Community Organizing Training Series

I’ll be the first to say that I know very little about ‘community organizing’, but there is always time to learn something new and expand the mind. (Hey, I won’t learn what I don’t unless I extend myself, and try … Continue reading

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