Events

Spotlight on Loving Thy Neighbor

Spotlight on Loving Thy Neighbor

| April 3, 2014

UP CLOSE WITH JEANIE Whatz up babies? As always, I hope, all is well with you and yours and that you’re still taking time out to bring yourselves and others some joy, happiness, beauty and some form of peace of mind as we travel on our journey of love, to get to know one another […]

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‘Our ancestors recognized that education was the first step on the road to freedom’

‘Our ancestors recognized that education was the first step on the road to freedom’

| March 27, 2014

Interview with Chief Condra Ridley By Eric. D. Hackley The following is the transcription of an interview Chief Condra Ridley who introduced and spoke on One on One Education Services, founded by Ms. Jimella Harris during a Black History Month taping of Hackonomics: “Thank you Eric.  I appreciate your always being right on time in […]

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Cinderella Dress Day set for April 12

| March 27, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Medical Society Alliance is scheduled to host Cinderella Dress Day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., April 12 at the IPFW International Ballroom in the Walb Student Union building, located at 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd. Cinderella Dress Day is held each spring as a community service event for young women in […]

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MLK Club bus trip to honor civil rights movement, George Smith

MLK Club bus trip to honor civil rights movement, George Smith

| March 21, 2014

FORT WAYNE—In memory of George Smith the Martin Luther King Jr. Club is sponsoring a guided motorcoach Civil Rights Tour June 18 through June 22. The tour is scheduled to visit several historical sites in the South made famous during the 1960s. The itinerary includes stops in Birmingham, Ala., and in Meridian, Miss., and Philadelphia, […]

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Sons of Allen set to host bake sale at Turner Chapel

Sons of Allen set to host bake sale at Turner Chapel

| March 20, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The Sons of Allen Men’s Group of Turner Chapel AME Church, 836 E Jefferson Blvd, presents the March Madness Bake Sale & Auction. The review starts at 11 a.m. and the auction starts at noon. Featuring: Pound Cakes • Sweet Potato Pies • Yellow Cakes • Apple Pies • Red Velvet Cakes • Peach Cobbler […]

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Jerusalem Baptist Church celebrates 5th Pastoral Anniversary

Jerusalem Baptist Church celebrates 5th Pastoral Anniversary

| March 14, 2014

By Joyce Walker Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—The Jerusalem Baptist Church proudly announces the 5th Pastoral Celebration of Dr. and Mrs. Michael Aaron Griffin, March 21 through March 23, 2014. Our 5th Pastoral Celebration theme is “Pastor with A New Spirit,” taken from Ezekiel 36:26-27. Our scheduled events and program outline are listed below: • 7 […]

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‘Celebrating Women of Character, Courage and Commitment’

| March 13, 2014

By Sheryl Edwards Photos by Bennie Edwards Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—The Second Annual Women’s History Month Luncheon was hosted by Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Eta Upsilon Zeta Chapter on March 8 at Link’s Wonderland. Women’s History Month honors the extraordinary and often unrecognized determination and tenacity of women. Against social convention and […]

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It Is Well With My Soul announces March, April events

| March 12, 2014

  FORT WAYNE—It Is Well With My Soul recently presented its March and April schedule of programs for racial healing, family/historical data collection/research/presentation and cultural understanding, pride, and celebration. Events are open to the community-at-large: • 1 to 2:30 p.m., March 14—It Is Well With My Soul & Zonta International Club Fort Wayne presents F.U.N. […]

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Fort Wayne Community Development Public Meeting Set for March 19

| March 7, 2014

The City of Fort Wayne Housing & Neighborhood Services department is inviting the public to learn about the department’s 2013 accomplishments in spending Federal housing and block grant dollars. The Annual Performance Evaluation meeting is set for 6 p.m., Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at the Fort Wayne Urban League, 2135 S. Hanna St. Interested citizens […]

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Meet & Greet for unjustly terminated employees

| February 27, 2014

  FORT WAYNE—Have you or someone who you know ever experienced being terminated from a job/career due to what has been determined by the state as unjust cause?  From 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., March 15, The Wisdom Center—an area grassroots organization—is scheduled to host a Meet & Greet at the Allen County Main Library, […]

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