CMAC is celebrating Black History Month by sharing past and present videos highlighting Black stories, animated biographies for kids, educational content, and more!
Below is a list of some programs we will be airing on our channels throughout the rest of this month and beyond:
- Welcome to Fresberg | January 20, 2023
Fun facts in history with Team Fresberg!
- uSpark | Black History
Conversations with local Black leaders to understand the significance of Black History Month here in the Central Valley. uSpark reached out to four local Black leaders and below are their thoughts and reflections about Black History Month.
- Talk Dat Talk Podcast
A sports podcast that covers football hoops and the culture!
From the Archives:
- Lift Every Voice
Edison Region’s 7th Annual Black History Month Program presented by Gaston’s Black Student Union and The Goal 2 Department featuring segments with musical performances, history lessons, tributes and more.
- The ONME News Network
News featuring the latest in Black communities, politics, education, community events and all other aspects of social action relevant to the masses.
- Welcome to Fresberg
A special animated series celebrating Black History Month with fun facts.
- Needle & Thread: From Tailor to Heart Surgeon
The story of Dr. Fitzalbert M. Marius, a 96-year-old African American WWII Veteran, who got his start as a tailor and went on to perform the very first open heart surgery in Fresno in 1958.
Breakbox Thought Collective documents its transformative program, the Fresno Black Girl Magic Project, uniting young Black girls from unique backgrounds as they transition into adulthood.
- Love in Anxiety
Julease Graham speaks with activists, artists, academics, and faith leaders on the anxiety of living, surviving, and thriving amid racism and violence while the future for the Black community seems so uncertain.
- Famously Unknown
Ceasar “C-Flo” Johnson is a rapper, recording artist, entrepreneur, coach, and mentor. His influential words have touched the lives of countless people and he continues to motivate during these difficult times.
- Capital G
Fresno’s Green Team and Youth Ambassadors are on a mission to promote sustainable practices including innovative water recycling processes and air quality monitoring.