GLOBAL CITIZEN NYC: September 18th


On Sunday, September 17th, Global Citizen and The Riverside Church will join together for an afternoon of dynamic performances and key speakers commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Dr. King’s Beyond Vietnam speech.

Breaking the Silence: Beyond the Dream will be an intergenerational, interfaith program that calls on people from all walks of life to RISE UP and speak out on the injustices facing the world. Just as Dr. King did at The Riverside Church 50 years ago, on Sunday, September 17th Breaking the Silence will deliver a universal call to action to “love thy neighbor.”

Participants include: The Reverend Al Sharpton, Forest Whitaker, The Howard University Gospel Choir, Sir the Baptist, The String Orchestra of Brooklyn, Dr. Chelsea Jackson Roberts and more.

For more information and to reserve your space visit the following link here.


lululemon is thrilled to partner with Global Citizen as the official Mindfulness Partner for Global Citizen Festival 2017.

To kick off Global Citizen Fest week, please join us for MINDFUL PRACTICE, a very special yoga class with lululemon Global Yoga Ambassador Dr. Chelsea Jackson Roberts, CTZNWELL’s Kerri Kelly and Africa Yoga project’s co-founder Paige Elenson at our HUB seventeen space at lululemon Flatiron. A brief discussion led by the teachers to follow about the connection between yoga and social impact. The class is suitable for all levels and will inspire you to sweat, connect and open your mind throughout your Global Citizen Fest experience.

Class Details

  • yoga class co-led by lululemon Global Ambassador Dr. Chelsea Jackson Roberts, CTZNWELL’s Kerri Kelly and Africa Yoga Project co-founder Paige Eleson
  • one hour practice — flow class (all levels welcome)
  • one hour connection time post-class
  • light snacks and drinks will be offered


This is a FREE event; however, RSVP is required by visiting the link here.

Update 9.11.17: The Monday event is SOLD OUT.

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