Friday Forum: Ferguson Rises

Empower Missouri Monthly Friday Forum Series:

Date & Time: Friday, October 15, 2021 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm


How does a father find purpose in pain? In 2014, Michael Brown Sr.’s son was killed by white police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, an event that fueled the global Black Lives Matter movement. But his personal story seeking justice and healing has not been told until now.

Join us for an evening forum at 6pm as we pre-screen the documentary, Ferguson Rises, and learn how a father still grappling with the loss of his son is trying to make a difference in the world.


Mallory Rusch, Empower Missouri


Mobolaji Olambiwonnu, “Ferguson Rises” Filmmaker

Rev. Osagyefo Uhuru Sekou, Activist, Theologian, and Artist

Register for the forum via THIS LINK

For more information contact Nay’Chelle Harris, [email protected]

**Continuing Education Credits are available for Social Workers through the State Committee for Social Workers **

October 15, 2021
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM