DESTA Activities

We offer the full range of activities listed below to members of our community.

Brother 2 Brother

Brother 2 brother was created provide the young men of DESTA with a space to discuss issues relating to their unique experiences.

Sista Sista

Sista Sista is a discussion group that was created to answer the needs of women in the community, to have a safe space where they could share how they feel about the difficulties they face on a day-to-day basis to just be themselves.

Overstand

A mental health support group for families and friends created to give members of the community a chance to express themselves about the overall impact of mental health issues in their communities and in their families. Sharing our stories and challenges makes it possible to think about concrete solutions that are culturally adapted to the Black community and Overstand each other.

Meeting of the Minds

This discussion group brings together active members of the community who are willing to identify problems, and work collectively to apply practical solutions that will bring a measurable impact within the community.

Real Talk

Open discussion group for everyone that are meant to explore social issues, like sexuality, violence, justice, etc. within a safe space. Participants are encouraged to express themselves and to share their own experiences regarding these events…. basically, a Real Talk.