Teens With a Purpose is proud to host roots week ’22 VA
and we are so happy to invite each of you, our friends, and partners in ‘the work’ to ROOTS Week 22′ VA.
This year’s ROOTS Week theme is
Southern Soil, Nourishing our roots
Alternate ROOTS supports the creation and presentation of original art that is rooted in community, place, tradition, or spirit. We are a group of artists and cultural organizers based in the South creating a better world together. As Alternate ROOTS, we call for social and economic justice and are working to dismantle all forms of oppression – everywhere.
ARTS • COMMUNITY • ACTIVISM
Alternate ROOTS is a regional* arts service organization with 44 years of history.
As a member-driven national resource for artists and cultural organizers, we seek to champion social and economic justice and the work of people in our field.
*The ROOTS Region covers the Southern area of the United States: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C.