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Wellness Workshops

Darkness RISING hosts Wellness Workshops. Workshops are free and open to the community. We partner with Black mental health educators and providers, fitness and/or wellness instructors for each workshop which focuses on various wellness topics. Workshops are in person and virtual. Interested in sponsoring a workshop? Email [email protected]

Upcoming Events


Darkness RISING: Live is an exciting event heading to a neighborhood near you! We are thrilled to announce our upcoming block party in Harlem, NYC on August 24th. The vibes are family reunion for a cause. Be there!  

Come for a day filled with music, food, wellness workshops, and community as we gather to celebrate Black mental health. 

Join us!

Date: August 24th, 2024, 2-6pm EST
Adam Clayton Powell Plaza
163 W 125th St
New York, NY 10027

Past Events

Fun on Purpose with Consuela Chapman, LCSW
6/1/24 at 2pm

Wednesday, 11/16 6pm EST

Thursday, 10/16, 6:30pm EST

 Wednesday, 7/21, 7pm EST

Tuesday, 4/27, 7pm EST

An Evening with Lillias White A Benefit Concert
Sunday 2/25/24 at 6pm

Wednesday 9/13, 6pm ET

Saturday 12/16/24, 12 – 4pm ET

Thursday, 7/27/23, 5:30pm EST

Wednesday, 9/22, 6pm EST 

Wednesday, 6/16, 6pm EST 

Growing + Glowing

Wednesday, 3/31, 6pm EST

The Ultimate A Vision Board Party​

Wednesday, 1/13, 6pm EST, Online

Relax, Relate, Release

Wednesday, 4/28, 6pm EST 

Love In The Time of Covid

Wednesday, 2/10, 6pm EST, Virtual event on Zoom

The Ultimate A Vision Board Party​

Wednesday, 1/6, 6pm EST, Online

Relieve Your Holiday Financial Stress with Charles Calloway

Wednesday, 12/16, 6pm EST, Online


Tuesday, 12/01

Afro-Cardio Jam with Johari

Wednesday, 11/25, 6pm EST, Facebook Live

Wellness Workshop:
Relax, Relate, Release

Wednesday 10/21, 6pm EST, Facebook Live

Fundraising Party with DJ CEO &
Black Tap NYC

Saturday, 10/24, 5pm EST, Twitch

Afro Cardio Jam
with Johari Mayfield

Wednesday 9/30, 6pm EST, Online

Fellas, Y'all Alright? A Conversation about
black men's mental health

Wednesday 8/19, 6pm EST, Facebook Live

Healing Yoga The YOMA Method

Saturday 6/27, 10am Online

Darkness RISING Virtual Concert

Friday 5/29 7pm

Facebook Live


Socials: @darknessrisingproject