Hey Black Child

Hey Black Child

HEY BLACK CHILD Useni's Gift To celebrate the third week of African American History Month, February 2019, we are posting a video of “HistoryMaker” Useni Eugene Perkins reading his poem “Hey Black Child.” The poem calls to Black children to...
In the Beginning Was The Word

In the Beginning Was The Word

IN THE BEGINNING WAS THE WORD... The Merriam-Webster Dictionary Over and over we read stories of those who found their way out of illiteracy by using a dictionary as the break out tool in their struggle to learn and succeed. The story of Malcolm X is perhaps the best...
‘Twas Two Days Before Christmas…

‘Twas Two Days Before Christmas…

'Twas Two Days Before Christmas... Last Minute Amazon shoppers – Remember!”When you shop. Amazon gives.”When you choose The Freadom® Road Foundation as your Amazon Smile charitable partner, your gift to a loved one “magically”  transforms...
NEW YORK CONNECTIONS

NEW YORK CONNECTIONS

NEW YORK CONNECTIONS for Books, Justice and Peace Pictured left to right: John Bunn and Liska Blodgett On Monday, December 3, 2018, a landmark meeting took place in New York City. Maria Hayley, founder of The Freadom® Road Foundation, headquartered in Chicago, met...
LOST,  then FOUND

LOST, then FOUND

LOST, then FOUND in the NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY An opportunity to visit New York City became the opportunity for The Freadom® Road Foundation’s President Maria Hayley to visit the New York Public Library.On Thursday, November 29, 2018, she was happily...