UMOJA (unity): To strive for and maintain unity in the family, community, nation and race. Friday, Dec. 26th: 12 Noon – Museum of the African Diaspora, 665 Mission Street @ 3rd; 7 pm, African American Arts & Culture Complex, 762 Fulton Street @ Webster
KUJICHAGULIA (self-determination): To define ourselves, name ourselves, create for ourselves and speak for ourselves. Sunday, Dec. 27th: 12 pm – City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton Goodlett Way, Rotunda; 2 pm – Hamilton Rec Center/Mo’MAGIC, 1900 Geary @Steiner; 6 pm – Bayview Y, 1601 Lane @ Revere
UJIMA (collective work and responsibility): To build and maintain our community together and make our brother’s and sister’s problems our problems and solve them together. Monday, Dec. 28th: 1pm, Western Addition Center/Western Addition Family Resource Center, 1390 Turk @Fillmore; 4:30pm, OMI Family Resource Center/IT Bookman, 446 Randolph @Arch
UJAMAA (cooperative economics): To build and maintain our own stores, shops and other businesses and to profit from them together. Thursday Dec 29th: 1pm, Potrero Hill Family Services, King (STARR) Elementary School, 1215 Carolina Street @25th Street; 5pm, San Francisco Main Library, 100 Larkin St.
NIA (purpose): To make our collective vocation the building and developing of our community in order to restore our people to their traditional greatness. Wednesday, Dec. 30th: 1 pm Boys & Girls Club, 344 Fulton @ Gough; 4 pm – Glide Memorial, 330 Ellis
KUUMBA (creativity): To do always as much as we can, in the way we can, in order to leave our community more beautiful and beneficial than we inherited it. Thursday, Dec. 31st: 1pm, Success Center, SF, Jazz Heritage, 1330 Fillmore; 4pm, Bay View Opera – Ruth Williams Memorial Theater, 4705 Third Street
IMANI (faith): To believe with all our heart in our people, our parents, our teachers, our leaders and the righteousness and victory of our struggle. Sunday, Jan. 1st: 1pm, Third Baptist Church, 1399 McAllister @Pierce; 6 pm – St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church, 2097 Turk @ Lyons