Myrtle Ave has so many lovely options to show your love. Here are a few of our favorites.
This year, giving back to our community gave us purpose and we kept all our philanthropy local.
Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, we’ve relied heavily on frontline workers to get us through the “pause” period—from caring for our sick to providing transportation for essential workers, to keeping the city sanitary to keeping the lines of communication and commerce open. These folx, many of whom are Black, Indigenous or People of Color (BIPOC), are critical to keeping the city running. The nature of their jobs has made them extremely vulnerable to the virus. And yet, our systems have largely failed to protect and compensate them fairly for the extra risk they bear. Read more
As the terrible news of the murders of Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and George Floyd spread across the country, it became clear that, yet again, protests were needed to signal that this country urgently needs to take action to address its racism. These protests are necessary and justified. We support them wholeheartedly. Read more
As everyone gives back this week, we’re looking back on our social contributions this past year. Join us!
Celebrating Pride, Supporting our Community. Read more