Nearly 200 people joined us at UMass Boston’s Campus Center ballroom for our 35th Anniversary gala. But as Tarso Luis Ramos, a former board member, recounted, it was more like a family reunion. Together we looked back over 35 years, and forward to the future.
Sofia Robles Hernandez, a Zapotec Indigenous leader from Mexico, will be speaking at Grassroots's 35th celebration. Sofia considers raising Indigenous women’s status, human and land rights in Mexico as important challenges to face, and as key to the future.