Beacon in The News

“Hundreds of Chelsea Residents Attend Black Lives Matter Protest”

“The turnout was enormous, far exceeding the numbers that main organizers Kyle Umemba and Jayde Umemba had expected.”


Featuring Kyle Umemba, Beacon Academy Class of 2007.


By Cary Shuman for The Chelsea Record.



“Claiming land and water on Martha’s Vineyard”

“Inkwell, a historically Black beach in Oak Bluffs, is a resistance.”


Featuring Mercy Bell, prior Director of Partnerships.


By  Jeneé Osterheldt for The Boston Globe.