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Rue Mapp- Diversity, Equity, and Leadership Outdoors

  • Edgerton Recreation Center 41 Backus Street Rochester, NY, 14608 United States (map)

Genesee Land Trust is excited to present an evening with Rue Mapp, Founder and CEO of Outdoor Afro. We invite you to come hear Ms. Mapp’s inspirational story and vision for the future and invite others to attend this exciting event.

Outdoor Afro is the nation’s leading, cutting-edge network that celebrates and inspires African American connections and leadership in nature. They help people take better care of themselves (their health), their communities, and our planet.

The program begins at 5:30pm at the Edgerton Recreation Center Stardust Ballroom with networking and vendors from Rochester organizations that are committed to getting everyone outdoors and active through walking, cycling, health and wellness, and nature exploration. At 6:30pm doors open and the evening’s program will begin featuring Ms. Mapp’s presentation.

This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Please RSVP by clicking the ‘RSVP’ button below. Contributions to support this program are welcome and greatly appreciated. To do so, click the ‘Donate Now’ button below. Thank you!

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Genesee Land Trust is the local land trust in the greater Rochester area dedicated to protecting natural lands to improve the quality of life by preserving wildlife habitat, protecting local farms and food, and creating connections to nature. Genesee Land Trust has preserved over 5,500 acres of land and created 16 nature preserves open to the public across the region.

Cover photo by Adam Montoya.

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