Kids get a meal, and a lesson in black history

Kids get a meal, and a lesson in black history

Patrick Coleman, managing accomplice of Beans and Cornbread in Southfield, created Historical past in a Field packages to coach patrons about African-American trailblazers, starting from Satchel Paige to the Freedom Riders.
On Tuesday, Coleman handled 60 kids to Historical past in a Field meals and taught them black historical past classes at Central Detroit Christian Neighborhood Growth Company on Taylor in Detroit.
When he designed the bins, Coleman wished to emulate the shoeboxes that African People used to hold meals through the segregation period.
The soul meals restaurant is donating 10 % of every Historical past in a Field lunch sale to the nonprofit company to assist its youth teaching programs.