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Wading through the grief, a new home, we will sow

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Agua fresca quiero tomar, agua limpia para cocinarPara mi familia y mi comunidad, agua es vida y libertad
2019 Year in Review Dear Friends,  As we wrap up and reflect on 2019, we wanted to take time to thank you. 2019 has been quite a year. Our communities continue to face state violence, deportations, race, gender and sexuality based violence and discrimination, housing insecurity, and environmental destruction, all while we hustle to take care of ourselves, our families, and our communities. There were many days where we felt terror, fear, and despair, when we didn't know what to do, how to heal, how to make things better. And despite this, we kept going. Because YOU kept going, It's our friends, our supporters, our children, and our community heroes that push us to take our next step forward.  Speaker Pelosi, we are the youth! Green New Deal, we demand the truth! Week after week, we showed up at the Greenpeace Warehouse, at Manzanita SEED and Community Elementary Schools, at …

Agua Pa' the People + 5 years, 5 shows, $5

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| WADE IN THE WATER | STILL WATERS RUN DEEPER |  AGUA PA' THE PEOPLE Dear Friends,
We're at it again! With only 6 days until showtime, we're building coral and ships, singing water medleys, assembling a river of costumes, and mixing up a stew of rhythms for this year's drumsical. We can't wait to share it with you! Read on for updates and important information.
| HELP FILL OUR BUCKET |  GIVE $5 FOR 5 YEARS

Can you believe it? This will be our FIFTH annual drumsical. What started out as a small show has grown and flourished into a weekend long production with 90 participants, 8 artists, a production crew team, costume team and so much love. Can you help us meet our fundraising goal of $6000 by contributing $5 today? We're over 1/3 of the way there and every bit helps! And a BIG thank you to all those who have already donated!

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IF YOU'RE COMING TO THE SHOWS
ACCESSIBILITY INFOEastside Cultural Center is wheelchair accessiblePlease help us mak…