Tag: my brother’s keeper

Spotlight on Fort Wayne United

Spotlight on Fort Wayne United

| February 15, 2017

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? As always, I hope all is well with you and yours and that you’re still taking time out of your days to bring yourselves some well deserved joy, beauty, happiness and some form of peace of mind. On that note, it pleases me to bring to you this weeks […]

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Spotlight on 2nd Annual My Brother’s Keeper/My Sister’s Keeper Lighthouse Scholarship Ball

Spotlight on 2nd Annual My Brother’s Keeper/My Sister’s Keeper Lighthouse Scholarship Ball

| March 2, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? A very lovely occasion happened in our fair city on Saturday, Feb. 20 and it was to celebrate the graduating class of MBK/MSK (My Brother’s Keeper/My Sister’s Keeper) and everyone in attendance looked so elegant and happy. It was so beautiful to witness it all because I love it […]

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Bedrock Youth Academy: My Brother’s Keeper, My Sister’s Keeper

Bedrock Youth Academy: My Brother’s Keeper, My Sister’s Keeper

| September 22, 2015

By Chasiti Falls “…And it came about when they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel his brother and killed him. Then the LORD said to Cain, ‘Where is Abel your brother?” And he said, “I do not know. Am I my brother’s keeper?’”—Genesis 4:8-9 Allen County has grassroots organizations that are […]

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Attorney General Eric Holder seeks better educational opportunities for imprisoned juveniles

Attorney General Eric Holder seeks better educational opportunities for imprisoned juveniles

| December 21, 2014

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) –In an effort to provide sufficient educational opportunities for incarcerated youth,  the Department of Justice and the Department of Education have released a joint corrections guidance for state educational agencies, a move expected to help black youth, a group confined to juvenile correctional facilities at higher […]

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My Brother’s Keeper’s ‘Oppression Olympics’

My Brother’s Keeper’s ‘Oppression Olympics’

| July 28, 2014

PERSPECTIVE By Stephany Rose Special to the NNPA Generally, as one of the youngest persons in the room in a culture that respects the gravitas of age, I am honored when provided the floor to speak. So, for an African American woman who grew up in one of the most dangerous communities on the south […]

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