Juneteenth commemorates African American freedom and emphasizes education and achievement. It is a day, a week, and in some areas a month marked with celebrations, guest speakers, picnics and family gatherings.

Roxbury Pride Day/Juneteenth Celebration

Saturday, June 21, 2014 
Franklin Park, Boston, MA 

The Roxbury HomeComing Committee, Inc. would like to ASK YOU for your support in making this EVENT a success. Please be aware of several RULES & REGULATIONS set forth by the City of Boston/Parks & Recreation Department:

• LOCATION: SHATTUCK HOSPITAL AREA 

• NO BLOCKING OR SET UP OF SPACE ALLOWED PRIOR TO SUNRISE ON THE 21ST OF JUNE EXCEPT FOR COMMITTEE SPACE NEEDED 

• NO VENDING OF ANY ITEMS ALLOWED • NO COMMERICIAL OR POLITICAL SIGNS OR BANNERS TO BE DISPLAYED

• NO GAS GENERATORS!!! • ONLY DIESEL GENERATORS ALLOWED WITH PROPER PERMIT (from the City of Boston) 

Your cooperation is greatly appreciated. Enjoy your day…. The Roxbury HomeComing Committee, Inc.

Purchasing ads in the Juneteenth Souvenir book

Once again The Roxbury HomeComing Committee would like to solicit your support in making the 2014 Juneteenth/Roxbury Pride Day a success by placing an AD in our 2014 RHCC Souvenir Book. As we celebrate our 18th year, we encourage families and friends to attend this event to greet old acquaintances and make new friends. RHCC is committed to striving for economic equality and peace by showing UNITY in our community.

 

AD specifications are: 

 • ALL PICTURES LARGER THAN 3”X 5” WILL BE SUBMITTED AS AN AD. 

• All AD’S MUST BE CAMERA READY. 

• ALL AD’S MUST BE SUBMITTED BY APRIL 30, 2014 DEADLINE. 

Please mail your AD to Roxbury HomeComing Committee, Inc. P.O. Box 191806, Roxbury, MA 02119-1806 To arrange for pick up or drop off, please contact RHCC at 617-858-6755. Please make check/money order payable to: Roxbury HomeComing Committee, Inc.  

 


Mission

In 1997, a group of Roxbury residents and friends formed the Roxbury HomeComing Committee to establish an annual, large-scale family reunion event in their neighborhood that honored their shared roots...

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How would you like to get involved? The Roxbury HomeComing Committee organizes the annual Roxbury Pride/Juneteenth event. To volunteer, donate or if you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact us!

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