Celebrating Pride Month

Happy #WakeUpWednesday day and happy #pridemonth! Today, we want to share some education resources for you and your loved ones to learn about the origins of Pride Month. The goal of our page is to enlighten our readers about our communities’ histories and present day issues by providing open, honest, and thorough education. The article…

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Meet Sachi!

Hi y’all! It’s Sachi, the social media intern for JRF! I’d like to take a second to introduce myself and let y’all know who’s behind some of these posts!  I was born and raised in Putnam County, Georgia, which is a tiny, rural, conservative area (read: many cows) about an hour south of Athens. Growing…

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Celebrating Jeannette

Happy #SuffrageSaturday! This month we are celebrating the life of Jeannette Rankin, in conjunction with her birthday on June 11. She was born in Missoula County, Montana and received her education from University of Montana and University of Washington. As a long time activist for women’s suffrage and children’s education, Jeannette Rankin became the first woman…

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100th Anniversary of the Tulsa Massacre

It’s time for another installment of #WakeUpWednesday! Today, two days after the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Massacre, we’d like to take a moment to remember those whose lives were taken. If you’d like to read more about this massacre specifically, take a look at the post from December 16th, 2020. Instead of revisiting this…

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