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HMAAC raises the roof with Sunday Jazz Brunch

Museum gears up for annual Henry Street Festival

Artist Alonzo Hubbard with HMAAC board member Joyce Bolden (left) and board chair Charles Price at the Sunday Jazz Brunch, August 30 at Hotel Roanoke. (Photos by S. Hale)
Artist Alonzo Hubbard with HMAAC board member Joyce Bolden (left) and board chair Charles Price at the Sunday Jazz Brunch, August 30 at Hotel Roanoke. (Photos by S. Hale)

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go site It’s amazing how a gathering of the right individuals can transform any situation into a moment of great inspiration. Whether through the spoken word, music, art, dance or whatever, certain folks with the right energy can simply make it happen.

get link Such was the case as the Harrison Museum of African American Culture held its annual Sunday Jazz Brunch, Aug. 30 at Hotel Roanoke.

click here Anyone who has attended this fundraiser, now in its 5th year, will testify to the event’s appeal due to the organizers mix of great music and fine dining all for a great cause. Continue reading HMAAC raises the roof with Sunday Jazz Brunch

NW Child Development Center faces closure

Center will close its doors September 11, unless sufficient funding is secured

enter Founded in 1982, the Northwest Child Development Center (NWCDC) has served low income families with young children in the northwest quadrant of Roanoke City for more than 32 years. It provides quality child-care, early childhood development and educational opportunities for families who can least afford to pay for these vital, needed services. Continue reading NW Child Development Center faces closure

“Driving 2 A Cure For MDA”

First Team Auto Mall in Roanoke is “Driving 2 A Cure For MDA” Labor Day Weekend!

buy viagra First Team Auto Mall located at 6520 Peters Creek Rd, in Roanoke, will hold its 3rd annual Drive 2 a Cure sale-a-thon to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association this Labor Day Weekend!  The event will include First Team Subaru, VW, Hyundai and Nissan and will take place Sept. 5-7.  First Team will donate $100 from every sale of a new car to help local MDA families fighting one of 43 muscle diseases, including ALS.   This successful event has raised over $13,000 in 2013 & 2014!   Continue reading “Driving 2 A Cure For MDA”

Broken Bootstraps

order prednisone buy online Witness.Justice.Jaramillo.web“Making it big” in this country means being worth a lot of money.  It is not easy to get rich (in money) if you do not have wealthy parents or grandparents.  It is doubtful that someone who was born and grew up in poverty can become wealthy.  The assumption that a person “came from poverty, but worked hard and pulled themselves up by their bootstraps and made it big” is an unlikely reality in our current economic system.  The problem is our capitalistic culture regularly measures our importance and success by how much money we make rather than the moral and ethical values by which we live our lives. Continue reading Broken Bootstraps