Hey Yโ€™all Itโ€™s Kevin Sandbloom!

This weekend, Saturday November 3rd, the East Austin Community Fall Festival will take place at the George Washington Carver Library. ย Come out and join the fun starting at 11:00am. ย The Founder, Shametra McGregor, has enlisted a great musical talent Kevin Sandbloom. Ujima had the opportunity to discuss his music. ย Check him out at the festival.… Read More Hey Yโ€™all Itโ€™s Kevin Sandbloom!

[Edited] Meet the Organizer Of The East Austin Community Fall Festival on November 3rd

I love to share stories of people in our community who make things happen. They see a need and the next thing you know a festival is born. I wanted to find out about the East Austin Community Festival and how Shametra McGregor is making it come together. Ujima Magazine was able to catch up… Read More [Edited] Meet the Organizer Of The East Austin Community Fall Festival on November 3rd

Celebrating Ten Years ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰

Today ten years ago, Ujima was born and shared with the community. As we celebrate today, I want to thank everyone who has wrote an article, shared their stories, took a photograph and read the magazine. Each one of your contributions is woven into our history. I canโ€™t say it enough… Thank You, Thank You… Read More Celebrating Ten Years ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰

Rock Your Diaspora!

Whatโ€™s rocking your Diaspora? Celebrating your culture, rocking your black pride, connecting with others who do it for the culture, in a positive environment, dancing, breaking bread and loving every moment of it. Africa Jamaica ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Trinidad Tobago ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡น Cuba ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บย  Brazil ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท United States ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Columbia France ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท Venezuela ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ช Mexico ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Peru ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ช… Read More Rock Your Diaspora!

Authentically East Food Tour: Are You Ready?

Rose Smith (Coach Smith) birthed the idea of the Authentically East Austin Food Tour as a result of the work and legacy left behind by so many business owners and community advocates of these historic neighborhoods. ย Her father-in-law (Charles Smith Sr. – Founder of Blackland Neighborhood Association) was determined to fight the University of Texasโ€™… Read More Authentically East Food Tour: Are You Ready?