May 23, 2024 - Politics & Policy

🪅 Pachanga: Melody Capote

Photo illustration of Melody Capote

Photo illustration: Axios Visuals. Photo courtesy Jovan Capote

Today's pachanga is dedicated to Melody Capote, the executive director of the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute!

  • Melody, a New York City-raised Afro Puerto Rican activist, is dedicated to uplifting her community and working on behalf of artists and many others.
  • She is also a skilled fundraiser who has helped the institute grow.
  • Melody is currently one of the first 12 arts leaders selected for the Pinkerton Foundation's latest initiative, the Pinkerton Advanced Leadership Network, which includes a series of grants for work advancing racial justice and civil rights.

Our hats off to you, Melody!

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