Black Food Rising is equipped with tents and coverings in the case of inclement weather.
The event will take place in Rain and Shine. Please join us.
RiseBoro and the Central Brooklyn Food Coop Celebrates the vibrant culture of food and cooperative practices of the Black Central Brooklyn Community. Live from what is known as Planet Brooklyn, this dynamic event promotes the vision of the Central Brooklyn Food Coop, a Black-owned market and member-owned cooperative, and numerous worker-owned food businesses, while delving into the history of Black-owned cooperatives in Brooklyn, the presence and power of culture, and the belief in the right to quality food, justice, and freedom-within the backdrop of music, art, and community connection.
Dj Sabine Blaizin’s work focuses on the exposure and pleasures of African diasporic music. Brooklyn Mecca, Cumbancha, and Oyasound are a few of her creative projects. Over the years, Dj Sabine’s mainstay and cultivation has been the monthly event Brooklyn Mecca which has been coined the home of “Grassroots Dance Culture”. Sabine worked for Ocha Records label as a Brand Marketing Director/Producer and Bembe NYC Party resident DJ. She was also the resident DJ for Subrosa’s signature monthly party Cumbancha featuring African inspired rhythms of House, Soul, Latin music and more.
Black Food Rising at the Restoration Plaza- Amphitheater. The event features the Cop Network and 30 vendors dedicated to the nourishing of a cooperative Black Brooklyn. All vendors will receive a table and two chairs. No Open Flames or Grills are Allowed. Please check sponsorship options for larger spaces and options.
Black Food Rising at the Restoration Plaza- The Amphitheater. The event features the Coop Network and Vendors dedicated to the nourishing of a Black Brooklyn. All vendors will receive a table and two chairs. No Open Flames or Grills are Allowed, BUT sternos are acceptable. Please check the sponsorship options for larger spaces and availability.
Our vending prices reflect our commitment to work with vendors ranging from the individual with an idea they want to share to a more seasoned and experienced vendor. Come Vend with us!
Tables and chairs will be provided. NO OPEN FLAME OR GRILLING ALLOWED.
Businesses collectively owned and controlled by its workers.
Some characteristics of Worker Cooperatives are:
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