#YS2022, organized by Luminate Scotland, brought the Glasgow Film Theatre to life as African and Caribbean Elders in Scotland shared their captivating stories. Reflecting their life experiences and cultural heritage, the narratives resonated with struggles, triumphs, and moments of joy, bridging the gap between generations and fostering unity.
Accompanying these heartfelt accounts was the soul-stirring live music provided by Gabo Sounds, enhancing the emotional journey and creating a harmonious atmosphere.
The event celebrated the power of storytelling and the significance of preserving oral traditions. Luminate Scotland’s commitment to empowering older individuals through arts and creativity was beautifully exemplified, recognizing the valuable contributions of older generations to society.
#YS2022 left a lasting impact, cherishing the past, celebrating the present, and inspiring hope for the future. The stories shared continue to resonate, reminding us of the beauty of cultural diversity and the importance of storytelling in connecting communities.