Month: January 2015

In Solidarity, I Resolve to Take Action

There is a lot of discussion in the Lindy Hop community about sexual assault — and for a good reason. I have seen accounts from Sarah, Allison, Heidi, Brenda, and Clara about the inappropriate actions of Steven Mitchell, and I am appalled. If you’ve missed these events, you should read Sarah’s post and the subsequent comments (while taking care to…

Inspire and Empower through Swing for Kids: an Interview with Kimberley Kays

Swing for Kids inspires and empowers students through swing dance. We do this by providing a 10-week in-school Swing Dance program to 5th Graders; the program promotes Social & Emotional skills, Cultural Competency, and Health & Wellness. Now Swing for Kids is seeking aprtners and donors to help expand to more schools — read to find out more about this program and how you can help!