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#MiamiWalks | Dynamic Allapattah

Challenge Yourself To Connect

During the 10 Days of Connection, challenge yourself to connect across lines of difference. There are many ways to do that: share a meal with someone you wouldn’t normally cross paths with, read a book or watch a movie that highlights the beauty of connection, take part in #MiamiWalks to get to know a new neighborhood, etc.! Check out and RSVP to the many opportunities to connect below, and if you’d like to host a connection experience, learn more on the Host page!

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#MiamiWalks is part of a global walking movement known as Jane’s Walk, and is proud to be an anchor initiative of the 2018 #10DaysofConnection!

This neighborhood exploration of Allapattah will be led by Mileyka Burgos, co-founder of the Agency for Community Empowerment (ACE), whose mission is to empower people, celebrate culture, and develop communities that foster sustainability, identity & economic development. This is a walking tour along the streets of Allapattah, an undiscovered historic neighborhood in the civic center of Miami.

Allapattah has as mix of industrial, commercial and residential streets. During the walk we’ll talk about its history, diversity and continuous transformation. The walking group will also visit local shops, historic locations, and discuss the issues that affect this area.

 

Accessibility: #MiamiWalks seeks to make this event as accessible as possible to individuals of all different abilities and needs. This walking tour in particular, will be bilingual and kid friendly. For questions or in need of additional accommodations, please send an email to celebratediversitymiami@gmail.com at least 24 hours in advance of the event.