On February 8th, 2010, Mamas of Color Rising hosted an after party for the Abriendo Brecha: Activisit Scholar Conference. at Fonda Del Sol on E. 7th Street.
The After Party featured:
-a performance by DJ Eye One representing Austin, Texas
– a live performance by DJ Laylo and Eli Efi, both featured in the documentary film “ESTILO Hip Hop”
-a sneak preview of the video trailer by Mamas of Color Rising featuring
personal testimonies of medicaid injustice and the challenges to accessing birthing options in Austin.
Here is a link to Dj Eli Efi’s blog with pictures from the after party http://eliefi.mvmt.com/2010/02/22/austin-gets-it-in-fevereiro-2010/
Thank you to all those who came and supported our vision. We truly appreciate your presence in our work!
All proceeds went to support grassroots organizations in Austin: Mamas of Color Rising and Austin Immigrant Rights Coalition.