Tag: Dorothy Nichols

NAACP set to honor churches’ first ladies

NAACP set to honor churches’ first ladies

| April 29, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne NAACP Branch 3049 Religious Affairs Committee is scheduled to presents the Second Annual Women of Wisdom gathering at 12 noon, May 14, at Renaissance Baptist Church, 5515 S. Hanna St. Co-Pastor Glenda Griffin of Changing Life Outreach  Ministries  is the scheduled speaker. The event is designed to honor area “first ladies” who […]

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‘Join Our Gang’ group offers gathering on jobs, education, homeownership for those seeking way out of streets

‘Join Our Gang’ group offers gathering on jobs, education, homeownership for those seeking way out of streets

| December 8, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The word “gang” conjures up a host of negative connotations, particularly when it refers fortunes and fates of black youth in this community and nation. But, some months ago, a different kind of gang formed in Fort Wayne—one determined to cut a pathway to a better future for young people. And, they once again […]

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Spotlight on Evangelist Dorothy Nichols: She’s appreciated

Spotlight on Evangelist Dorothy Nichols: She’s appreciated

| June 4, 2014

By Jeanie Summerville Whatz up, babies? As always, I hope, all is well with you and yours and that you’re still taking time out of your day to bring yourselves and others some beauty, joy, happiness and some form of peace of mind. It pleases me to bring to you this week’s spotlight because I […]

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Women’s History Month Special: Revisiting local sheroes

| March 5, 2014

  Editor’s note: History is a living, breathing entity. Eight years ago, then Frost Illustrated writer Robbin L. Melton profiled a number of local women who were making history then. At that time, their legacies was not complete—nor are they today, because each of these women are still with us, contributing today. And, while we […]

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