Kuumba/Creativity- Day Six of Kwanzaa
A Celebration of Family, Community and the Common Good
To aspire daily toward continuously improvement, focusing on personal achievement, family development and neighborhood well-being and advancement
Perspective on Creativity
The Kwanzaa principle “Creativity” demands of us that we strive for continuous improvement. This principle pushes us to achieve at our highest potential. At the family level, each member strives to improve home life (e.g., chores, relationships). At the neighbor level, the push is to improve the quality of relationship and the quality of life.
Creativity Expressed in your family or in Black History
Black Scientific Inventors
Despite a history of being shut out of professional occupations and confined to working in industries deemed acceptable for them, such as domestic services, some manual trades, and agriculture there was no total loss of black ingenuity and technological innovation. African Americans made and continue to make significant contributions