Events

Dupree COGIC to host middle school math contest

Dupree COGIC to host middle school math contest

| August 30, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Dupree Memorial Church of God in Christ, 1231 Hayden St., is scheduled to host a citywide Middle School Math Contest for students in sixth, seventh and eighth grade on Sept. 26 at the church. Competition times for the day are: • 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.—Eighth grade competition. • 10 a.m. to 12 noon—Seventh […]

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NAACP’s 70th Annual Marjorie D. Wickliffe Freedom Fund Banquet to honor local advocates, feature national organization speaker Hillary O. Shelton

NAACP’s 70th Annual Marjorie D. Wickliffe Freedom Fund Banquet to honor local advocates, feature national organization speaker Hillary O. Shelton

| August 20, 2015

FORT WAYNE—NAACP Fort Wayne/Allen County Branch 3049 recently announced the names of the recipients of the individuals and companies or organizations to be honored for community service at the NAACP’s upcoming 70th Annual Marjorie D. Wickliffe Freedom Fund Banquet, scheduled for 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sept. 10 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum […]

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Spotlight on Fifth Annual Amnesty and Deliverance Community Festival

Spotlight on Fifth Annual Amnesty and Deliverance Community Festival

| August 18, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? In this thing called life, we’re going to have our ups and downs, that goes along with our good and/or bad days but hopefully, everyone that will be in attendance at McMillen Park from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m., Aug. 22, will have a good day with all up’s. […]

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Spotlight on Reflections N Glass Corvette Club, Fort Wayne

Spotlight on Reflections N Glass Corvette Club, Fort Wayne

| August 12, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville  What’s up babies? It really pleases me to learn of new clubs or organizations that are getting involved in the betterment of our youth lives because the more they know we care, the more they’ll feel loved, wanted, need and appreciated.  On that note, on Sunday Aug. 2, at McMillen Park, one of […]

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YWCA August Diversity Dialogue: Autism Awareness and Women’s Equality Day set for Aug. 26

YWCA August Diversity Dialogue: Autism Awareness and Women’s Equality Day set for Aug. 26

| August 10, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The public is invited to join YWCA Northeast Indiana on Aug. 26 for two “exciting” events. The day’s activities are scheduled to begin at 12 noon with the YWCA’s monthly Diversity Dialogue.  Like everyone else, people with autism move through significant life changes. Their quality of life depends not only on the foundation provided in childhood, […]

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Back to school event provides free school supplies; promotes dads’ involvement in education

Back to school event provides free school supplies; promotes dads’ involvement in education

| August 6, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Commission on African American Males is hosting its annual back to school event, to prepare students for school and inspire fathers to get more involved their children’s education.  The 3rd Annual Back to School Fatherhood Initiative is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Aug. 8 at McMillen Park Community Center, 3901 Abbott St. […]

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East Chestnut St. Church of Christ to host four-day revival

East Chestnut St. Church of Christ to host four-day revival

| August 4, 2015

FORT WAYNE—East Chestnut Street Church of Christ, 3601 E. Chestnut St., is scheduled to host its 2015 Gospel Meeting from Aug. 9 to Aug. 12. The four-day revival features guest speaker Jack Evans Jr., vice president for public relations for Southwestern Christian College, in Terrell, Texas. In addition to revival meetings each night starting at […]

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MLK Club Inc. to host Committee Chairperson Open House information session

MLK Club Inc. to host Committee Chairperson Open House information session

| July 30, 2015

Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—The Martin Luther King (MLK) Jr. Club is a non-profit organization organized to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to promote education, literacy, ethnic and cultural diversity within the Fort Wayne community. In the spirit of the club’s mission, the MLK Club is scheduled to […]

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The Women In NAACP (WIN) 5th Annual Back to School Picnic set for Aug. 1

The Women In NAACP (WIN) 5th Annual Back to School Picnic set for Aug. 1

| July 27, 2015

By Sheila Curry-Campbell Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—It is “that” time of year again. Students are heading back to school and it’s hard to determine who is more excited, the students or the Women In NAACP (WIN)! “A student that’s prepared for school, when they enter that first day with the resources they need, […]

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Pastor Moore, Give God An Opportunity Choir to hold fundraiser for woman’s kidney transplant

Pastor Moore, Give God An Opportunity Choir to hold fundraiser for woman’s kidney transplant

| July 26, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Pastor David Moore of Victory Worship Center and Give God An Opportunity Choir is scheduled to present A Life For Monique Washington Kidney Transplant Benefit at 5 p.m., at Tabernacle Baptist Church, 3408 Chestnut St., where the Rev. Gonzalee Martin is pastor. Robert Taylor, the visionary, founder and director of Give God An Opportunity […]

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