MURAL: The Women of The Black Panther Party

A project in Oakland, CA by Jilchristina Vest

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The first-ever public art installation honoring The Black Panther Party and the women that made it possible.
Backers: 262
Average Pledge Per Backer: $66

Funded: $17,413 of $12,600
Dates: Jul 15th -> Aug 15th (32 days)
Project By: Jilchristina Vest
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August 15th - via:
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!  I am so honored to be on this journey with every single one of you. PLEASE stay in touch by saving our web address  We will add swag and interviews and photos and any details we have to... (Read More)

Next Radio Interview this Monday!

August 15th - via:
This Interview will air Monday 8/17/20  (Read More)

The primer is up!

August 14th - via:
Mural walls will stay white until the mural team rolls in next month  (Read More)

our website is up!

August 14th - via: All updates and swag will be there moving forward. Hoodies. Posters. Etc. And. We are still fundraising! Keep sharing. Keep caring. Keep posting. We are so close!!  (Read More)

Interview on KPFA's HardKnock Radio!

August 4th - via:
Click any of the photos to be taken to the interview with Davey D,  Jilchristina, CreativeShields, and the one and only Ericka Huggins. It's an hour-long and worth it!!  (Read More)

Work towards a good cause... you will get support.

July 28th - via:
This Adinkra symbol will be added to the roof tiles and will overlook the project forever.  (Read More)


July 26th - via:
Fundraising is going soooo GREAT!! And. Lets keep it going cuz we aren’t there yet! Thank you each and every one of you for donating and sharing this project! Let’s keep it going !! To secure any funding we had to put the goal lower than what is... (Read More)

*Cross Promotion* and Support for Kybele | Organic Handmade Soap

July 23rd - via:
Kybele | Organic Handmade Soap Our love is one of the endangered handicraft professions, handmade soap making. We need your support so that we can continue to reveal these artifacts.  Thanks again for your collaboration. Click photo for details  (Read More)

Here is an example a coloring books that will be made based on the Mural. Donate $50 today!

July 17th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

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