Vanessa K. Bush, ESSENCE Editor-in-Chief, ESSENCE Day of Service
Bear with me as I update you over the next couple of days on my ESSENCE Festival Experience! It was an absolute blast over the 4 days of the #BringTheLove holiday weekend. The concerts were the the icing on the cake during the evenings.
This year, the festival travel outside of the New Orleans Central Business District.
First up, the Day of Service, the morning began with volunteers visiting several schools in the ninth ward. August 25, 2015 represents the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. To date, it has been this country's worst natural disaster. (more…)