FORT WAYNE—With the change of venue for the Christ Child Festival to downtown at 431 W. Berry St., comes the opportunity to offer Christian dance groups on the auditorium stage of the University of Saint Francis Performing Arts Center on opening night. The Christ Child Festival is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m., Dec. 6 […]
Special to Frost Illustrated Courtesy of the Zonta Club of Fort Wayne FORT WAYNE–On Nov. 14, the Zonta Club of Fort Wayne hosted its Annual Holiday Auction Fundraiser at the Holiday Inn at IPFW and the Coliseum. The emcee for the evening was Curtis Smith, chief meteorologist at Indiana’s News Center. The Zonta Club is […]
FORT WAYNE—The Love Church, 1331 E. Berry St., is set to host a week-long Life Action Revival Summit, Dec. 1 to Dec. 8. The focus will be on America’s greatest need—practically living out biblical values and principles our country was founded on—in the form of seminars, music and programs for children and youth. • Two […]
FORT WAYNE–The Salvation Army officially began its Annual Red Kettle Campaign and Christmas fundraising season Nov. 15. According to Social Service Director Timothy Smith, “The amount we raise in our kettle campaign directly impacts the number of people we able to serve throughout the year.” The 2013 Kettle Campaign goal is $265,000. “Many employees’ hours […]
For nearly two decades, Fort Wayne’s Martin Luther King Jr. Club has helped to fulfill Christmas hopes and dreams for many children in our community. And this, the 17th year, will be no exception when the club hosts its annual Santa on Tour and Trolley Ride, scheduled for 12 noon to 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 7, at the YMCA Renaissance Pointe, 2323 Bowser St.
GETTING HELP IN OUR COMMUNITY No one plans to be homeless, but homelessness happens to hundreds of individuals or families in the Fort Wayne area each year. Homelessness happens to people of all races and ethnic groups, all ages, all parts of the city, and all times of the year. The faces of the homeless […]
All who hunger are welcome to join us for a free Thanksgiving meal Nov. 28. Dinner will be served between 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. at 301 W. Superior St. For more information, call (260) 426-7357 ext 119.
FORT WAYNE—Star of Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, 3223 Smith St., is scheduled to serve a free Thanksgiving dinner for the public at 4 p.m., Nov. 24 at the church. For more information, call the church at (260) 456-7076. The Rev. Hugh E. Guy is pastor.
FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Area Planning Council on Homelessness has arranged a week full of events to mark National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, November 16-24, 2013. The Planning Council estimates approximately 2,500 people are homeless in Fort Wayne at any given time, and the group aims to raise awareness and find solutions to address […]
FORT WAYNE—The College of Arts and Sciences of IPFW is scheduled to present John Aden, PhD., executive director of the African/African American Historical Society and Museum of Fort Wayne as part of the Native Tongue Lecture Series, at 6 p.m., Nov. 21 in Neff 101. Aden, a graduate of Paul Harding High School, who earn […]