Stephany Marryshow

Stephany Marryshow was born and raised in Springfield, MA and has lived in Easthampton for the last 15 years. She is a local musician, a community organizer and an activist. Stephany is also the co-founder of the 413 Stay Woke, Stay Active FB group with over 8,000 members, actively working together to end racism and save black lives. Stephany has worked with children and adults with disabilities for the past 10 years. She and her partner Simbrit Paskins are now opening “The Ethnic Study”, a collaborative workspace in Springfield, MA that promotes education, community, and collaboration in an inclusive environment.

Grantee Information

Year(s) Awarded: 2020, 2021, 2022