Devine owner Ari Zorn is the Vice President of The Blackshires, a community-owned, curated platform developed for the empowerment of the black community in the Berkshires region. The Blackshires has recently convened its Leadership Accelerator Program for members of the community, with first workshop graduations to occur in May. Completion of this program will qualify members to receive additional grant funding. The intent is to create a more inclusive and equitable environment for all.

Read more about the Blackshires Leadership Accelerator Program here!

Participants & Blackshires Leadership, including Ari (bottom row, second from left).