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National Night Out has become a great way to meet neighbors and come together as a community. Join us at Tubman on Tuesday, August 7 at all our locations for food, games, and fun.
The Kelly Nicole Foundation's annual event to support organizations and people who have experienced trauma and eating disorders. Named in honor of musician Kelly Nicole, the Kelly Nicole Foundation uses her story and music to bring awareness about trauma to a wider audience.
On June 19, 1865, Major General Gordon Granger delivered the news of the Emancipation Proclamation to Galveston, Texas, two and a half years after President Abraham Lincoln has officially signed it into law. This final declaration that all Black slaves were now freed sparked the beginnings of Juneteenth, the celebration of slavery's "official" end. Many consider this day to be the United States' second Independence Day, and celebrate June 19 as a time to reflect upon history and look towards the future.
Happy Pride Month! The month of June is a time to celebrate and reflect on the history of LGBTQ+ community in the United States. Each year, Tubman serves more than 25,000 people of all ages, genders, sexual orientation and identity, ethnicity, and background.