Stable Ground7.18.18 — The Stable Ground Project will host a Block Party on Palmer Street, Dudley Square, on Saturday, July 21, from 2:30 to 6:00 p.m. The Block Party will feature a performance of Invisible: Imprints of Racism by Anna Myer & Dancers / in conjunction with Trend Stream and Dudley Square’s Inner Sanctum. The City of Boston’s Office of Housing Stability will be on hand to inform residents about their programs and services.

The event is free and open to the public, with the following scheduled activities:

2:30 p.m. Community Speakers
3:00 p.m. Inner City Sanctuary for the Arts invites the public to hold hands to encircle Dudley Square’s Inner Sanctum
3:30 p.m. Open Mic 4:30 p.m. Barbeque Cook Out
5:00 p.m. Performance: Invisible: Imprints of Racism

Stable Ground is an effort to address the complex relationship among chronic housing insecurity, its psychologically traumatic impact, and municipal housing policy through participatory community-based art and culture programming that is structured to inform the work of the City of Boston’s Office of Housing Stability.

About Stable Ground

Stable Ground, funded by a generous grant from The Kresge Foundation, is a collaboration among four organizations: Northeastern University School of Law’s NuLawLab engages arts-based disciplines to create new models of legal empowerment. The Office of Housing Stability creates new programs and policies to support the creation, maintenance and preservation of secure and affordable housing. Violence Transformed fosters creative action to overcome violence and extends trauma-informed training to community-based groups. Northeastern University School of Law's Domestic Violence Institute provides focused community education with the goal of helping people break the cycle of violence.

About Northeastern University School of Law

The nation’s leader in experiential legal education since 1968, Northeastern University School of Law offers the longest-running, most extensive experience-based legal education program in the country and is a national leader in legal education reform. Founded with cooperative legal education as the cornerstone of its program, Northeastern guarantees its students an unparalleled full year of practical legal work. All students participate in full-time legal placements, and can choose from the more than 1,500 employers worldwide participating in the school’s signature Cooperative Legal Education Program. The future of legal education since 1968, Northeastern University School of Law blends theory and practice, providing students with a unique set of skills and experience to successfully practice law.