Tag: linda brooks

Spotlight on Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. Fifth Annual Women’s History Month Brunch

Spotlight on Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. Fifth Annual Women’s History Month Brunch

| March 15, 2017

By Jeanie Summersville What’s up, babies? Check this out: Last Saturday at Link’s Wonderland was the fifth Annual Zeta Phi Beta Sorortiy Inc. Women’s History Month Brunch and it was absolutely fantastic.  This event featured the beautiful and elegant Sheekri Style Platinum Dancers and it was wonderful sight watching them perform.  The guest speaker was […]

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Second Black Church/HIV gathering highlights HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Second Black Church/HIV gathering highlights HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

| March 22, 2016

Courtesy of Linda Brooks NAACP No. 3049 FORT WAYNE—NAACP Fort Wayne & Allen County Branch No. 3049 collaborated with Step Up To Fitness Inc., to bring continued awareness, prevention and education on National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, March 10 hosted The Black Church & HIV: The Social Justice Imperative, Women & Girls HIV/Exposition/Forum […]

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NAACP, Black Church focus on HIV/AIDS, girls, young women

NAACP, Black Church focus on HIV/AIDS, girls, young women

| March 3, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The NAACP Fort Wayne/Allen County Branch 3049 is scheduled to host the Black Church & HIV: The Social Justice Imperative “National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness seminar, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., March 10 at Parkview Field Upper Level Suite in downtown Fort Wayne. The scheduled guest speaker for the event is First […]

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The Black Church and HIV: ‘The Social Justice Imperative

The Black Church and HIV: ‘The Social Justice Imperative

| February 26, 2016

By Sheila Curry-Campbell NAACP Fort Wayne/Allen County Branch 3049—Health Committee held the first in a series of three events. The Black Church and HIV “The Social Justice Imperative” was held on Monday, Feb. 15 at Parkview Field Lincoln Life Financial Event Center. NAACP Health Committee Chair Linda Brooks and Stephen L. Terry, senior pastor of […]

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Spotlight on A Reflection of 2015

Spotlight on A Reflection of 2015

| January 6, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? Looking back on this past year, there’s been a lot of things that happened in Fort Wayne, some bad and some good.  But, I think the good outweighted the bad because I met a lot of wonderful and exciting people along the way and I hope you did too. […]

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Event celebrate 6.5-mile-long trail: Group hopes to encourage use of trail between Tillman Road, Berry Street

Event celebrate 6.5-mile-long trail: Group hopes to encourage use of trail between Tillman Road, Berry Street

| December 10, 2015

By Sheila Curry-Campbell FORT WAYNE—Saturday, Dec. 5, was the day to learn more about the Urban Trail. That’s when the Fort Wayne Urban Trail Project Committee held its first Healthy Lifestyle Trail Walk to call attention to a 6.5-mile stretch of trail between Tillman Road and Berry Street off South Hanna Street. “It’s to get […]

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A conversation with Linda Brooks, founder of the Urban Trials Project Committee

A conversation with Linda Brooks, founder of the Urban Trials Project Committee

| November 25, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville Linda Brooks is the CEO/President of Step Up To Fitness Studio Inc., located at 2505 Gay St., and 3415 Warsaw St., in Fort Wayne. She’s also the founder/president of Urban Trails Project Committee.  Other members include Vice President James Redmond; Secretary Pam Burns; Assistant Secretary Ursulyn Raphael; Treasurer LaJuan Phillips; Executive Board […]

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Spotlight on Fort Wayne’s First Optimistic’s Enterprise Explosion and Lip Sync Battle

Spotlight on Fort Wayne’s First Optimistic’s Enterprise Explosion and Lip Sync Battle

| September 9, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? Check this out: On Aug. 30, Nu Freedom Production proudly presented Fort Wayne’s first Optimistic’s Enterprise Beauty Explosion and Lip S’ync Battle Live on the battlegrounds of the Marriott Courtyard that showcased Optimistic’s Enterprise “Out the Box” Beauty Explosion and you need to know about it.  So at this […]

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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 Linda Brooks  of Renaissance Pointe Neighborhood Association

Spotlight on Linda Brooks  of Renaissance Pointe Neighborhood Association

| July 15, 2015

  By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? I hope you’re still taking time out to bring yourselves and others some well deserved joy, beauty, happiness and some form of peace of mind, on a daily basis, because it feels great and you shouldn’t want to miss out on that feeling.  On that note, it pleases […]

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