March 2021 is about going forward with 'Lekol Toupatou! / School Everywhere!' in Haiti and with Sticking Up For Children's new efforts for 'Growing Gardens' in New Orleans, Haiti, Texas, and elsewhere.
We have several pieces for you below.
•Three audio Lessons from Madame Franck Paul
for Lekòl Toupatou! (School Everywhere!) in Haiti.
'Growing Gardens' in New Orleans and Haiti.
•Interviews with community-gardeners
Joe Icet and David Young.
Joe Icet in Houston Chronicle, 2009.
David Young on WGNO, 2016.
Kirk Joseph plays in SUFC's
Festiva #5, December 2017,
Ashé Power House, photo by
Roger Lewis plays in the Festiva
#5, photo again Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee.
•Musicians continue the legacy of home-gardening and
community-gardening in New Orleans. Nick Harris of Dillard University and Gloria Walker of University of New Orleans help projects grow, as do WWOZ volunteers Bruce Gebhart and Diana Shaw.
Herlin Riley, Roger Lewis and Kirk Joseph with Larry Blumenfeld's drawing
of Kidd Jordan outside the New Orleans Jazz Museum, November 2020.
Botanical Interests donated the astounding totals of 73 kinds of flowers and 17 kinds of vegetables and
more than 170 packs of seeds to Sticking Up For Children!
Homage to New Orleans' community at a disabled athletes' softball game,
Rivers Of Dreams at Louisiana Music Factory, November 2016--Mario Abney,
KIrk Joseph, Roger Lewis, and Don Paul.