Tag: voices of unity

Marshall White honored with Ian Rolland Courageous Leadership Award

Marshall White honored with Ian Rolland Courageous Leadership Award

| February 15, 2017

FORT WAYNE—Visionary youth advocate, life coach and artist Marshall White was recently awarded the the prestigious Ian Rolland Courageous Leadership Award. White, founder and CEO of Unity Performing Arts Foundations, the umbrella organization of the world-renowned and world championship Voices of Unity youth choir, was recognized for his contributions to the youth of and people […]

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Voices of Unity make ‘Another Breakthrough’

Voices of Unity make ‘Another Breakthrough’

| January 26, 2017

By K.A. Davis FORT WAYNE—The Voices of Unity (VOU) Youth Choir, led by Marshall White, presented a soul-stirring celebration of soulful sacred music on Sunday, Jan. 8 at IPFW’s Rhinehart Music Center. The VOU Praise Celebration, which carried the theme “Another Breakthrough,” provided uplifting moments and reflections of all the good work that has been […]

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Voices of Unity to bring in new year with Praise Celebration 2017 on Jan. 8

Voices of Unity to bring in new year with Praise Celebration 2017 on Jan. 8

| December 29, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The community is invited to finish bringing in the new year with joy and praise when Brotherhood Mutual and Unity Performing Arts Foundation presents Praise Celebration 2017: Another Breakthrough, featuring the world champion Voices of Unity Youth Choir, directed by Marshall White, at 6 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 8 at the IPFW Rhinehart Music Center. […]

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Voices of Unity thanks city for support with free concert

Voices of Unity thanks city for support with free concert

| December 7, 2016

By K.A. Davis Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYEN—The Voices of Unity choir expressed their appreciation, in the form of song, to a crowd of sponsors, donors, family and friends who helped to make their three-country, nine-city European tour possible. The free  Journey to the Vatican Thank You Celebration took place on Oct. 6 at New […]

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Clear The Noise, Unity Project, others to host Unity Concert at Renaissance Pointe Y

Clear The Noise, Unity Project, others to host Unity Concert at Renaissance Pointe Y

| October 18, 2016

FORT WAYNE—In response to the growing racial and political tension in the community, Clear The Noise—a movement to mobilize the city for community empowerment—in partnership with Unity Project is scheduled to host a Unity Concert “of epic proportions” at 6:30 p.m., Oct. 28 at the Renaissance Pointe YMCA, 2323 Bowser Ave. Organizers say they plan […]

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Spotlight on Timothy A. Grant of Unity Performing Arts Foundation

Spotlight on Timothy A. Grant of Unity Performing Arts Foundation

| October 3, 2016

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 as we travel on our journey of love to get to know […]

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Nia Weary to compete in National American Miss competition in Indy

Nia Weary to compete in National American Miss competition in Indy

| June 17, 2016

FORT WAYNE—One of the city’s talented youngsters is set to take to the stage later this month vying for a chance to earn valuable resources for her future. Nia M. Weary, an 11-year-old sixth grader, is set to compete in the Indiana National American Miss pageant scheduled for June 29 through July 2 at the […]

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‘Praise Celebration 2016: Hosanna!’ concert review

‘Praise Celebration 2016: Hosanna!’ concert review

| January 25, 2016

Voices of Unity mark beginning of new year with stellar performance By Stephanie C. Woodson, UNITY Alumna Special to Frost Illustrated Fort Wayne, Indiana is known by many as “The City of Churches.” It is home to many places of worship, large and small, of various denominations. While there are many churches within our community, […]

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Explosions to the sky: Voices of Unity Youth choir to sing at Vatican

Explosions to the sky: Voices of Unity Youth choir to sing at Vatican

| December 15, 2015

By William Bryant Rozier Special to Frost Illustrated from El Mexicano newspaper “I think every little girl wants to learn how to sing,” explained 22-year-old Rebecca Soto, one of the “special, unique and incredible” young persons of the World Champion Voices of Unity Youth Choir. Soto wanted to sing like “those girls on the radio” […]

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The Rescue Mission announces schedule of events for National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week 2015

The Rescue Mission announces schedule of events for National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week 2015

| November 16, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Area agencies serving the less fortunate will come together during National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week 2015 to raise awareness about hunger and homelessness in the Fort Wayne area. National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is sponsored by the National Coalition for the Homeless and the National Student Campaign Against Hunger & Homelessness. It […]

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