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Trust Supports TEAR’s Tale of the Rope

“We must truthfully confront our history of racial injustice before we can repair its painful legacy.”
– Equal Justice Initiative (


8 Nov

HVKBP Mentioned in Ocean Drive Magazine

Tulum’s Famed Art With Me Festival Comes To Miami
One of the most recognized International Art, Music and Cultural Experience is bringing itself to

8 Nov

HVKBP featured in Aventura Magazine

3 Summer Hangouts to Check Out
Make the most of your long summer days with our picks on what to see and do in

22 Jun

Executive Director Guy Forchion named Legacy Magazine 2021 Most Influential & Powerful Professional

Legacy Miami Magazine is a business/news publication serving South Florida’s Black community in Miami Dade County with insightful; articles, information on business, careers, politics,

3 May

Damien Marley honors Historic Virginia Key Beach Park in Rolling Stone Magazine


Damian Marley celebrates Earth Day with the new song “Life Is a Circle,” featuring a video telling the segregated history of Miami’s Virginia

3 May

HVKBP featured in Travel Noire!



On February 25th, 1964, the first of two highly-anticipated fights between Muhammad Ali (then known as Cassius Clay) and Sonny Liston for boxing’s

22 Mar

Black History and Ocean History are Inextricably Tied

In every year since 1976, February has been officially recognized as Black History Month. It was originally intended by President Gerald Ford to

23 Feb

10 Ways to Embrace the Outdoors at HVKBP

There are 10 Ways to Embrace the Outdoors at HVKBP. This is the beach in Miami that marks the history of segregation in

23 Sep

Loggerhead Sea Turtle nests hatch at HVKBP

On July 28th one of the many loggerhead sea turtle nests at HVKBP hatched. The lovely and tiny young sea turtles came out of

23 Sep

Virginia Key to celebrate 75th anniversary, statewide historical recognition Aug. 1

There’s a beach in Miami that marks the history of segregation in America — and Black residents are fighting to preserve it.

Virginia Key

29 Jul