Hero of Hope Spotlight: Eddie Ring

Hero of Hope Spotlight: Eddie Ring

Children’s Bureau relies on the support from our sponsors and donors to provide the children and families in our community the tools and resources they need to thrive. The virtual Heroes of Hope campaign is our year-end endeavor to raise funds for the vulnerable children in our community and we are so thankful to all our donors. In this post, we will be highlighting one of the campaign’s heroes: Eddie Ring.

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The man behind the Manette mural of George Floyd: list of black men killed ‘hits very hard’

The man behind the Manette mural of George Floyd: list of black men killed ‘hits very hard’

MANETTE — While hundreds of protesters lined the Manette Bridge on Sunday, Jonathan “Fro” Perry decided it was time to paint.

It wasn’t that Perry, who is black and lives in East Bremerton, didn’t want to join in the peaceful “call for justice” in the wake of George Floyd’s death at the hands of a now-former police officer charged with murder. But Perry knew it wasn’t the best way he could express himself. 

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