14 2 / 2013

This is How We Rise. POC Rising on the Lower East Side, East 4th Street. Today is VDay, but we won’t stop Rising till the violence stops. Party at the Hammerstein Ballroom Tonight, One Woman Burlesque Show for POCRising at WoW Cafe also Tonight. And Mother Tongue Monologues and Azucar Uptown in Harlem on Saturday. Ohyeah, and a Day of Healing on Sunday in Brooklyn. Details at pocrising.tumblr.com and fb.com/pocrising . 

This is How We Rise. POC Rising on the Lower East Side, East 4th Street. Today is VDay, but we won’t stop Rising till the violence stops. Party at the Hammerstein Ballroom Tonight, One Woman Burlesque Show for POCRising at WoW Cafe also Tonight. And Mother Tongue Monologues and Azucar Uptown in Harlem on Saturday. Ohyeah, and a Day of Healing on Sunday in Brooklyn. Details at pocrising.tumblr.com and fb.com/pocrising

14 2 / 2013

Today’s the Day people… This is How We Rise

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13 2 / 2013

This Is Why We Rise. POCRising wants to know how you will rise this week for One Billion Rising. Join us for our week of events and workshops in New York City. Tonight, Feb. 13, TransJustice presents a workshop on Healthy and Healing Relationships at the Audre Lorde Project.

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Photos by Julie Jamora. www.juliejamora.com

12 2 / 2013

POCRising Inside Out Project for One Billion Rising to end violence. Tonight, Feb. 12: Sissy Bounce Workshop with Sweet Lorraine at the WoW Cafe Theatre, 8PM in New York City.

This is Why We Rise! What are your reasons to rise?

Check out our workshops this week and join us at pocrising.tumblr.com.

This is How We Rise! Photos by Julie Jamora.

12 2 / 2013

Tonight Feb 12th: Sissy Bounce Dance Workshop at the WoW Cafe Theatre, 8 pm. Join POCRising as we rise for 1 Billion Rising this week! For more info go to fb.com/pocrising or pocrising.tumblr.com . ThisIsHowWeRise

Tonight Feb 12th: Sissy Bounce Dance Workshop at the WoW Cafe Theatre, 8 pm. Join POCRising as we rise for 1 Billion Rising this week! For more info go to fb.com/pocrising or pocrising.tumblr.com . ThisIsHowWeRise

09 2 / 2013

It’s a Snowy Day…. HowDoYouRise? We are rising now on Sunday, February 10th at the Wow Cafe, at 1:30 pm and tell us How You Rise!
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It’s a Snowy Day…. HowDoYouRise? We are rising now on Sunday, February 10th at the Wow Cafe, at 1:30 pm and tell us How You Rise!

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Join us!

08 2 / 2013

This is #WhyWeRise!

This Saturday, Feb. 9   NOW SUNDAY FEB. 10, 1:30 pm, POC Rising Launch Party #1BillionRising at WoW Cafe. Workshop series to follow leading up to Thursday Feb. 14 Rising at Hammerstein Ballroom and THEN NEXT Saturday, Feb. 16 after Mother Tongue Monologues, Join us at Azucar Uptown for the Official closing party!

Photo by Julie Jamora www.juliejamora.com

How do YOU Rise? We’ll be posting pictures every day so stay tuned for more, and watch out for our Inside Out Project!

This is #WhyWeRise!

This Saturday, Feb. 9   NOW SUNDAY FEB. 10, 1:30 pm, POC Rising Launch Party #1BillionRising at WoW Cafe. Workshop series to follow leading up to Thursday Feb. 14 Rising at Hammerstein Ballroom and THEN NEXT Saturday, Feb. 16 after Mother Tongue Monologues, Join us at Azucar Uptown for the Official closing party!

Photo by Julie Jamora www.juliejamora.com

How do YOU Rise? We’ll be posting pictures every day so stay tuned for more, and watch out for our Inside Out Project!

08 2 / 2013

"You cannot use someone else’s fire; you can only use your own. And in order to do that, you must first be willing to believe you have it."

Audre Lorde (via onlinecounsellingcollege)

Relevaaant….

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What ignites you? 

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07 2 / 2013

This Saturday, Feb. 9, Sunday Feb. 10  POC Rising Launch Party #1BillionRising at WoW Cafe. Thursday Feb. 14 Rising at Hammerstein Ballroom and THEN NEXT Saturday, Feb. 16 after Mother Tongue Monologues, Join us at Azucar Uptown for the Official closing party!

This Saturday, Feb. 9, Sunday Feb. 10  POC Rising Launch Party #1BillionRising at WoW Cafe. Thursday Feb. 14 Rising at Hammerstein Ballroom and THEN NEXT Saturday, Feb. 16 after Mother Tongue Monologues, Join us at Azucar Uptown for the Official closing party!

07 2 / 2013


This is #HowWeRISE. 2 Days to the Kick off on February 9, 2013  February 10, 2013 at the WoW Cafe in New York City! Join Us! Visit pocrising.tumblr.com for updates.
Photo by Julie Jamora www.juliejamora.com
How do YOU Rise? We’ll be posting pictures every day so stay tuned for more, and watch out for our Inside Out Project!

This is #HowWeRISE. 2 Days to the Kick off on February 9, 2013  February 10, 2013 at the WoW Cafe in New York City! Join Us! Visit pocrising.tumblr.com for updates.

Photo by Julie Jamora www.juliejamora.com

How do YOU Rise? We’ll be posting pictures every day so stay tuned for more, and watch out for our Inside Out Project!