Lorna Shelton-Beck – South Carolina

Childrens-Carnival-014Lorna requested funding to design, build, parade and display a Caribbean Carnival King/Queen costume. The costume will go on display in the library at the end of the Carnival year, and during June 2016 for Caribbean American Heritage Month.


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Alternate ROOTS supports the creation and presentation of original art that is rooted in communities of place, tradition or spirit. We are a group of artists and cultural organizers based in the South creating a better world together. As Alternate ROOTS, we call for social and economic justice and are working to dismantle all forms of oppression—everywhere.