June 2021

Addressing Food and Nutrition Insecurity During the Pandemic and Beyond

Tuesday, July 13, 2021, 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Both food and nutrition insecurity are significant problems in the United States despite recent declines in food insecurity and the abundance of food produced and available across the country. Suboptimal eating patterns are contributing greatly to rising rates of chronic disease, obesity and high blood pressure and even premature death. Diet-related chronic diseases, including heart disease, certain cancers, stroke, and diabetes, are now the leading causes of death.... Read more about Addressing Food and Nutrition Insecurity During the Pandemic and Beyond

One Night in Boston, June 18, 2021 in Nubian Square

Along with our partners BAMS FestBoston Children’s ChorusBoston Ujima ProjectBoston While BlackJazz UrbaneProject STEP, and Roxbury Cultural District, King Boston is pleased to announce the launch of an annual Juneteenth celebration, One Night in Boston, beginning a weekend of festivities to mark Juneteenth as America’s original Independence Day.... Read more about One Night in Boston, June 18, 2021 in Nubian Square