Past FACE Events
"Just Mercy" Community Panel Discussion/ debrief
Southeast Raleigh Presents “Just Mercy”
A Community Conversation and Collaboration focused on
Racial Inequity and Social JusticeJoin the discussion, Wednesday, February 5, 2020!What?Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School in partnership with SER Promise, SER YMCA and Raleigh Organizing Against Racism invite families to engage in a collaborative discussion with families, community members and other SER organizations and representatives, on the issues of racism, inequity, systematic oppression and more!Ask questions, voice concerns, build community and become an informed agent of change!Topic:Community Panel Discussion using the movie and book "Just Mercy"*, as a source of reference to discuss issues impacting our SER community.*Note: You do not have to see the movie or read the book to attendWho?All Southeast Raleigh Families and friends and affiliates are invited to attend.Panelists Include:
- SER High School Resource Officer
- Abraham Eichner (Legislative Assistant of Senator. Jay Chaudhuri)
- Liz Stryon, Youth Empowered Solutions
- Educational Justice Alliance
- Raleigh Organizing Against Racism
- Southeast Raleigh Promise
- Faith Initiative Program Manager
- Youth Empowered Solutions (YES!) and more...
Date: Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Time: 6-8pm (drinks and snacks will be served)Where?Southeast Raleigh YMCA1436 Rock Quarry Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610How?RSVP here$7 Movie Ticket DetailsThere are still two more opportunities to catch this movie at the discounted price of $7. See below for more details.
SERMHS and SERPromise in partnership with ALAMO Drafthouse Cinema Raleigh are offering discounted ticket prices ($7/person) to our Southeast Raleigh Community. Dates and times are as follows:
Wed 2/5 12:55 PM After the debrief session Thur 2/6 12:55 PM
Follow the link below to purchase your discounted ticket during one of the available times/dates and receive your ticket voucher.Click here for movie and event detailsClick here to see the "Just Mercy" movie Trailer
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out to:
Melanie Hemphill- SRMHS Family and Community Engagement Coord.: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jennifer Castillo- SERP Director, Student and Family Engagement: email@example.com
Hope to see you there!
2020-2021 Course Curriculum Night "Find Your Future"
The goal for this evening was to support parents and students in understanding what we have to offer here at SRMHS and to facilitate efficient/appropriate academic selections for next school year.
Click here to view our schedule of events as well as, break-out sessions with corresponding presentations.
Also see a break down of what we have to offer by clicking here
MLK 2-days of education and service
Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School in partnership with
SER YMCA, SER Promise, SER Elementary School and SER Magnet High School
Present to you
“ A Community in Action”
Living out the legacy of Dr. King with
2 days of service, education and community
Location: Southeast Raleigh Family YMCA- 1436 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610
Day 1: Saturday, January 18, 2020- Groundwater Presentation for family members 14+, MLK Service project for children ages 6-13. Lunch will be served and childcare available for children 5 and under.
Day 2: Monday, January 20, 2020- MLK Day Service Project for family members 14+ (Children 8-13 must be accompanied by an adult), Music, Prizes, Groundwater debrief.
“Everyone can be great because everybody can serve." Dr. King recognized the power of service and, by observing the Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday through service, you are beginning the year with a commitment to making your community a better place.
Join the Southeast Raleigh YMCA along with local schools and community organizations, for two days of service, education and community, in honor and remembrance of Dr. King with “A community in action: Living out the legacy of Dr. King”
Day 1 of 2 will kick off with an empowering educational session entitled Groundwater. This presentation is designed to help Families (ages 14+) internalize the reality that; we live in a racially structured society, which ultimately leads to racial inequities. Simultaneously, children between the ages of 6-13 will participate in the Brown Bag Ministry service project along where they will decorate brown paper bags for lunches which will be distributed throughout Durham and Wake counties. Rolling Readers will also read stories and engage in activities with children 5 and under.
Note: Brown Bag Ministry is an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) charitable organization that serves the homeless and hungry in the Triangle area of North Carolina.
“A community in Action” continues on, Monday, January 20 (day 2/2) with a day of service and our Groundwater debrief session. Children and Families ages 14+ may participate in an available service project. Following the service project will be the Groundwater debrief, for families who participated in day 1 of 2 of this presentation.
*Individuals who participate in both days will be entered into a raffle to receive a Free 1-year Family Membership to the Southeast Raleigh YMCA. (Limit to a family of 4)
For Registration, click here
Visit: bit.ly/SERMLK2020 for additional details
Schedule of events:
Day 1 of 2
Saturday, January 18, 2020
Raleigh Rolling Readers, Brown Bag Ministries
Lunch: Compliments of Wake County Social and Economic Vitality
Day 2 of 2
Monday, January 20, 2020
Welcome and instructions for Service projects
(8-13 with adult)
Did you know?
MLK Day is the only federal holiday designated as a national day of service to encourage all Americans to volunteer to improve their communities? Source: (National Service)
Thank you to our partners:
- Southeast Raleigh Promise
- Wake County Social and Economic Vitality Initiative
- Southeast Raleigh HS FACE
- Southeast Raleigh ES
- Raleigh Rolling Readers
- Southeast Raleigh YMCA
- Alexander Family YMCA
- Raleigh Organizing Against Racism- ROAR
@YMCATriangle- Triangle YMCA
@SERaleighYMCA- Southeast Raleigh YMCA
@SERaleighES- Southeast Raleigh ES
@SERHSFACE- Southeast Raleigh HS
@SERPromise- Southeast Raleigh Promise
MLK Day Legacy
The King Legacy of service- YouTube