MBLA Summer BBQ 2018 -Photos

Thank you to everyone who attended this year’s Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association Summer BBQ. We hope you had a wonderful time. Thank you Liz Miranda, HYCC and the Roxbury community for welcoming us into your space. Thank you to our exceptional vendors – Cease Entdj, Perry’s Gourmet

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In Celebration of Juneteenth 2018

On June 19, 1865, when Maj. Gen. Gordon Granger came to Galveston, Texas, to ensure that the freedom granted by President Abraham Lincoln two years prior was realized, many African Americans in the state of Texas and across the former Confederacy learned for the first time that

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Seventh Day of Kwanzaa – Imani (Faith)

Habari Gani?! Imani!! Today is the seventh and final day of Kwanzaa! The seventh of the Nguzo Saba is IMANI. “Imani” means Faith in Swahili. ​This final principle centers on faith in ourselves; faith in our capacity to live righteously, self-correct, support, care for and be responsible

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Fifth Day of Kwanzaa – Nia (Purpose)

      Habari Gani?! Nia!! Today is the fifth day of Kwanzaa! The fifth of the Nguzo Saba is NIA. “Nia” means Purpose in Swahili. Since 1973, the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association has sought to increase the visibility of Black attorneys and contribute significantly to their

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