Each month at Bottle Rocket, we aim to bring a specific historically underrepresented community into focus. We do this not because it is something to review once and mark off a checklist but to build a foundation of awareness and understanding. Pride Month is a powerful reminder of the progress made, the communities that made […]
Ally1 / al·ly / nounOne who is associated with another as a helper: a person or group that provides assistance and support in an ongoing effort, activity, or struggle What comes to mind when you hear the word “ally?” Do you envision yourself walking in a parade, engaging in bystander intervention, or sometimes uncomfortable conversations? […]
On June 19, 1865, Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas, and announced that all enslaved people were now free. This critical historic moment came nearly two and a half years after President Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. The following year, people celebrated this day as Juneteenth – a combination of June and nineteenth. It has also been called […]
At Bottle Rocket, our people are our greatest strength. We believe in diversity, inclusion, and racial equality for everyone each and every day of the year. In partnership with Ben Wilburn, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Lead at Bottle Rocket, we will bring attention to a different group of individuals inside Bottle Rocket and celebrate and honor […]
Check out our Mental Health Awareness Month resource guide and discover how to be kinder to yourself this year.
Black History Month is ending, but the conversation doesn’t have to! Explore this guide to discover ways to stay engaged this year.
We believe in diversity, inclusion, and racial equality for everyone each and every day of the year.