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The Black Excellence group will be hosting a networking event for a GREAT CAUSE! ALL proceeds will be donated to the Carroway Family – they are victims of a house fire here in Wilmington Delaware! We are asking for a $10 donation at the door and 100% of the proceeds go directly to the family! Please share And repost! Event will be held at Bobbi Rhians, located 302 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801.
Get 10 CRITICAL Steps To A Successful Job Search
Preparation is key! In this 2-hour hands-on workshop, Joyce Dungee Proctor will give you step-by-step processes, tools and resources to immediately apply to your job search.
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- Intimate class sizes – Open to the first 50 Registrants
- Workbooks included
Register today and enter to win an ON-THE-SPOT CAREER MAKEOVER
What is an On-The-Spot Career Makeover?
We assess where you are, where you’ve been, and ulitimately where you would like to be. You’ll learn key techniques to communicating your most valuable transferrable skills; and direct your job search in multiple job titles & industries. There is more to you than meets the eye.
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When you’re considering making a change in your career, it’s difficult to know where to start. There are usually conflicting thoughts and feelings involved, and too often the result is a kind of paralysis. In addition, most people simply lack the necessary resources, knowledge and skill to effectively navigate a career transition or successfully conduct a job search on their own.
With Joyce Dungee Proctor’s Accelerate Your Job Search hands-on workshop, you will experience, learn and know what it takes to acheive greatercareer success in today’s turbulent job market.
This is the best seminar I have ever attended! Powerful and motivating, like a beacon of light shining through the darkness of my economic predicament, it gave me hope and direction to continue to pursue success.
Joyce Dungee Proctor is inspirational. She speaks from the heart and from personal experience regarding what many face in the way of career challenges. Her ability to interact and connect one-on-one with a diverse audience is phenomenal, helping individuals to crystallize their goals and objectives with real world suggestions on recognizing ones strengths “…
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Start your weekend off right! Join the RSVP Event Design team for a night of networking, conversation and cocktails. Come meet the RSVP team, and learn about what we do, while experiencing the Westin Wilmington on a Friday night!
There will be drink specials and complimentary tastings of the chef’s modern American cuisine from the River Rock Kitchen for all invited guest.
Sponsored by Delaware’s newest event design team and the River Rock Kitchen.
Benefiting LLS for the Blood Cancer Mission
Hosted by Sharon Clark (Blood Cancer Survivor & LLS Volunteer)
Come support your favorite guest bartender as we wipe out Blood Cancer
Waynna Dobson (Wilm. City Council At-Large Candidate & Co-Host of The Congo Hour)
Erin Hutt (Wilm. City Council Candidate)
Linwood Jackson (Host of Urban Compass, Comcast 28 & The Linwood Jackson Radio Show)
Kevin Kelley (Wilm. Mayoral Candidate)
Nancy Lopez (Nancy Lopez Media)
Matt Meyer (NCC Executive Candidate)
Gregory Lloyd Morris (The Morris Project)
Ciro Poppiti (DE Lt. Governor Candidate)
Hanifa Shabazz (Wilm. City Council President Candidate)
Leonard Young (Delawareblack.com)
Steven Washington (Wilm. Mayoral Candidate & Host of HBCU Delaware Talks)
Come out and join us for a day of celebrating with Unique Butterflies, performing will be the ChattaBoyz out of Philadelphia and we will be having our Unique Queens performing for you. WJBR will be Live!!!
Join us for an evening of jazz performed by ” Saxophone Queen” Fostina Dixon and Winds of Change. Fostina has been guest soloist with many greats including Abbey Lincoln, Roy Ayers, Nancy Wilson, Joe Williams, and Cab Calloway. This event will benefit women impacted by homelessness and will highlight the work of Veronika Scott and The Empowerment Plan, our award recipient. The event will feature culinary creations by Chef Naimah Rutling of The LaRue Group. This promises to be an evening to remember. Thank you in advance for your support.
Tickets: $25.00 per person – $45.00 per couple – $200.00 – table of eight!! Food, Vendors, Cash Bar, and Prizes !!
Delaware Marathon Running Festival 5k
to Benefit the 24th Arthur J. Turner Jr. Scholarship 5k
May 7, 2016 – Saturday – Wilmington, DE
7:30am- Registration opens
8:45am- Race start
Register online –
click here (Weekend races close online registration the Thursday before the race at noon)
Register by mail –
Universal entry form (DMRF 5k, c/o Races2Run, PO Box 24, Montchanin, DE 19710). Make checks payable to Races2Run.
Entry fee- $25 pre-registration
(until the Thursday before the race at Noon) / $30 after and day of event
(NEW) Location for AJTJSF
Delaware Marathon Running Festival
Tubman Garrett Park
Rosa Parks Drive
Arthur J. Turner Jr. Scholarship Fund
City of Wilmington Parks and Recreation
No baby strollers are allowed in the run portion of this event.
You may WALK with strollers.
No dogs allowed due to insurance liability.
Bibs are non-transferable.
Please reference our policies page for more details.
-Gender specific tee shirts
-Post race refreshments
–Part of the City of Wilmington’s Park & Recreation Summer Series
-Beautiful trophies for overall male/female
-Awards for top 3 male/female in 10 year age groups 13 & under through 70 & over
-Awards to top 3 male/female walkers
NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the MYLAPS BibTag Timing System
Event sanctioned by USA Track & Field
I 95 exit 6 Proceed to the MARYLAND Ave./Martin Luther King Blvd. Turn RIGHT onto M.L.K. Blvd. Stay in the RIGHT-MOST lane. From MLK BLVD, turn RIGHT onto S. ORANGE ST and left onto WATER STREET. The Riverfront Park is located on Water Street between Market and French Streets across from the Train Station.
email@example.com ~ Delaware Marathon Running Festival 5k to Benefit the 24th Arthur J. Turner Jr. Scholarship 5k May 7, 2016 – Saturday – Wilmington, DE Register Now Race Time 7:30am- Registration opens 8:45am- Race start Entry Info Register online – click here (Weekend races close online registration the Thursday before the race at noon) http://www.races2run.com/events/dmrf-5k/ Register by mail – Universal entry form (DMRF 5k, c/o Races2Run, PO Box 24, Montchanin, DE 19710). Make checks payable to Races2Run. Entry fee- $25 pre-registration (until the Thursday before the race at Noon) / $30 after and day of event (NEW) Location for AJTJSF Delaware Marathon Running Festival Tubman Garrett Park Rosa Parks Drive Wilmington, DE Benefits Arthur J. Turner Jr. Scholarship Fund Sponsors City of Wilmington Parks and Recreation Races2Run Horizon Services Course Course map http://www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=572489 NOTICE: No baby strollers are allowed in the run portion of this event. You may WALK with strollers. No dogs allowed due to insurance liability. Bibs are non-transferable. Please reference our policies page for more details. Amenities -Gender specific tee shirts -Post race refreshments –Part of the City of Wilmington’s Park & Recreation Summer Series Awards -Beautiful trophies for overall male/female -Awards for top 3 male/female in 10 year age groups 13 & under through 70 & over -Awards to top 3 male/female walkers Timing NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the MYLAPS BibTag Timing System Event sanctioned by USA Track & Field Parking Free Directions I 95 exit 6 Proceed to the MARYLAND Ave./Martin Luther King Blvd. Turn RIGHT onto M.L.K. Blvd. Stay in the RIGHT-MOST lane. From MLK BLVD, turn RIGHT onto S. ORANGE ST and left onto WATER STREET. The Riverfront Park is located on Water Street between Market and French Streets across from the Train Station.”>
The Markevic A. Johnson Educational Fund was established in March of 1999 in memory of Keisha Marie Kidd. Keisha was a graduate of Delaware State University, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. Keisha passed shortly after her son, Markevic was born. He is now fourteen years old. She loved pursuing her education and clearly understood its value.
The annual Scholarship Luncheon is held to commemorate Keisha’s life as well as to generate contributions for a scholarship fund for Markevic and two other graduating seniors pursuing a college education to Delaware State University & Wilmington University in the fall of 2016.
We invite you to join us at this year’s Markevic A. Johnson Scholarship Luncheon.
NABFEME is a natioanl networking organization. The founder/CEO is Johnnie Walker….what made her the first Black marketing EXEC at DefJAM…..we have connections for you throughout the US and Canada. Let’s network, gain knowledge for power and enjoy light refreshments at a beautiful studio. We want to know who you are and what you do!
Meet the former marketing exec of DefJam and Dream Works records. She is the CEO of NABFEME, A national network resource. It is time for you to expand your horizon! But only if you’re ready
Mr Curry will conduct a Legal Shield flip chart Presntation and hand out
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DC Event Time: 12:00p – 2:00p Tuesday
Business Opportunity Luncheon *
Location: Lucky Strike
701 7th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001
Enter mall from breezeway next to Verizon Center. Take escalator to 2nd floor.
@Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro Station (Red, Green & Yellow Lines )
Lunch Cost: Treet of Mr Tristan Curry
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LUNCH Lucky Strike Bowling and Resturant Washington, D.C. Gallery Place/ Chinatown & Legal Shield Review
Mr Curry will conduct a Legal Shield flip chart Presntation and hand out
GET PAID DVD and flyers for local Hotel Meetings DMV
As the saying goes
“find some one that has what you want and do as they do”
Everybody wants to make some extra money for retirement and enjoyment of life.
RESH Salon & Spa is celebrating their Grand Opening with an indoor and outdoor Open House on Saturday, September 3, 2016, at 7pm. The event will include hors d’oeuvres, raffles, music, drinks, vendors & more! There will also be a special presentation to Lieutenant Colonel Vaughn Bond, New Castle County’s highest ranking black officer ever!
RESH’s team of creative, multi-talented and fun loving stylists and skin care specialists have made the salon and spathe scene in Delaware. What sets this place apart from the rest is their eco-luxurious, cool, laidback atmosphere while also being dead serious about promoting the values of damage-free hair and skincare through organic and eco-friendly concepts.
Please come out and help Sherell and Michael Flagg and their team celebrate on September 3rd!
An Evening of LAVISH
Mistress of Ceremony the reputable “Twhy”
Live Entertainment by Delaware’s FIRST Lady of Soul – Tracey A & The A List Band
Lavish Men and Women Vendors
Heavy hors d’oeuvres and open bar
Hair Display By LAVISH Hair Collection
Lavish Photo Shoot
Meet the Lavish Team and Partners
Lavish Partners For This Event
– The Temple
– Tracey A & The A List Band
– Lavish Hair & Beauty Shoppe/ Leia Lavish Hair Collection
– The Closet Boutique
– Food for the Soul
– Exclusive Heels
– Halo Fashions
– Tracy Lynn
– Gi Gi’s Sweets
– #Team Page
– Educational Standards
The National Association for Black Veterans, Inc., Delaware Chapter 94 is pleased to host its 3rd Anniversary Dinner/Gala. Join honored veterans, officials, and guests for an evening to remember!
6:00 PM Registration
6:30 PM Commencement
7:30 PM Dinner
9:00 PM Social Hour
1. Ticket Sales
- $35 – Special Discount (Guest Speakers and Members only) Tickets on sale through October 31, 2016 with coupon code
- $40 – Early Bird (Discount) Tickets on sale through October 31, 2016
- $45 – At the Door (Full Price) Tickets on sale through November 19, 2016
The Collective Proudly Presents….Grown Folks Friday At Lavish..featuring The Grown Folks DJ, DJ TimDogg.
Happy Hour: 5-8pm
* Free Admission
* Drink Specials
* Complimentary Lite Appetizers
* Live Music – Vocalist Phillip Joseph & Guitarist Delbert Boyer of Aniya Jazz
Party: 8pm until
* DJ TimDogg
* $10 Admission
* 1/2 Admission for Capricorns
* Food for Sale
Bring an unwrapped child’s toy to be entered into a raffle!
Celebrate the Season with local tastemakers! Join the young professionals of Accelerate Delaware for a post-holiday mixer featuring a build your own (spiked) hot cocoa bar, raffle benefitting the Wilmington Firefighters Association, glam selfie station and more! Guest host, Kevin Carr of #DatingResponsibly will give a preview of his TEDx Wilmington talk scheduled for February 16.
Raffle prizes include:
CoreTen Fitness: Two month Elite Membership + one personal training session
Longwood Gardens: Two admission tickets
IMAX Penn Cinema: 4 pack of movie tickets
Zoup!: Two $5 gift certificates
Currie Hair, Skin, and Nails: One hour soothing massage
Harvest Ridge Winery: Winery Tour & Tasting Pass
Horizon Services Riverfront Rink: 2 Ice Skating Passes
Raffle tickets can be purchased day of or in advance. $3 ea or five for $10.
The $15 general admission includes one drink ticket, one raffle ticket, and hot & cold appetizers.
Raffle tickets can be purchased online or in person. Contact a member of the Accelerate Delaware team (firstname.lastname@example.org | 302 307 6119).
On April 22, 2017 the Delaware Junteteenth Association (DEJA) will be hosting the First Annual Freedom Gala, benefiting the Delaware Junteenth Pageant Scholarship Fund. The Freedom Gala is a unique event that will create a celebratory atmosphere as we raise awareness of and express the importance Juneteenth. Please join us for a night of elegance, celebration and freedom. Dinner will be prepared by Award-winning Chef O’Shay Lolley. Entertainment will be provided by a live band.
We need your support to help continue to grow our efforts.Tickets are $50 per person and are available from January 20th until April 10th. Group discounts available.
Please visit http://delawarejuneteenth.org/ or contact 302-513-5863 for additional information!
See you there!!!
Pryme Models, Chanelle S. Reynolds and #TeamKnockItOutTogether Presents:
“Pumping Through Life Fashion Show”
HOSTED BY: Jamila Mustafa, actress & host as seen on FOX, BET, ESPN, iHeart Media & More
MUSIC BY: DJ Fr8Train
All profited proceeds will be donated to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society on behalf of @ChanelleSReynolds and #TeamKnockItOutTogether (JayvonJames, Jasmine Lane, MissJone & Chanda Reynolds)
Date: May 20th
Time: Seating begins at 7:00pm
Location: ARTZSCAPE 205 N Market Street Wilmington, Delaware 19801 (Across from Al’s Sporting Goods)
Harana Brand Co.
Styles by Gregory J
Food & Drinks will be sold!
Limited Advanced Tickets $15, More at the door!
For questions please contact:
Chanelle S. Reynolds 302-438-4335
Tickets also available at: Babe Styling Studios (213 N Market Street Wilmington, De 19801)
DELAWARE’S HOTTEST TALENT IN THE FASHION INDUSTRY BEING SHOWCASED AT DELAWARE’S BIGGEST INDUSTRY EVENT OF 2017! SEE YOU THERE!
The 40th Annual Sickle Cell Tennis Classic, sponsored by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, In., Zeta Omega Chapter, and the Pearls of Hope Foundation, Inc., the 501 (C) (3) charitable arm of Zeta Omega, will take place the weekends of 8/5 & 8/6 and 8/12 and 8/13/17, at Rodney Street Courts and Rockford Park Courts in Wilmington, DE, starting at 8:00 AM. Funds raised from the Tennis Classic will be donated to the A.I. Dupont Nemours Children’s Hospital Partnership for Children’s Health to benefit Sickle Cell Anemia research/programs. To date, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Zeta Omega Chapter and Pearls of Hope, Inc., have donated over a quarter million dollars as a result of this tennis classic. Everyone is invited to attend this exciting and fun event for the entire family, which supports a very worthwhile cause. To register for the tournament, or for more information, log onto: www.sctennistournament.org.
The Delaware Barristers Association, is proud to present its sixth Annual Louis L. Redding Benefit and Awards Gala at the Hotel du Pont’s Gold Ballroom, 11th and Market Streets, Wilmington, Delaware, on Friday, October 27, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. The celebration will honor distinguished members of Delaware’s government, bar, and community for their work, contributions and commitment to liberty and justice for all.
The Association will recognize and honor the following individuals for their exemplary leadership, commitment, and contributions to the community and legal profession: Governor Jack Markell, for his outstanding leadership and commitment to diversity and social justice before, during, and after his tenure as Governor. Prior to his election as Governor of the First State, Governor Markell was an executive with Sprint. Governor Markell also served as Chair of the Board for the Wilmington Urban League. Governor Markell began his political career as the State Treasurer and held that position for ten years. Gregory B. Williams,Esquire, for his many years of leadership, professionalism, and service to the Delaware legal community. Williams is a former President of the Delaware State Bar Association. Williams also served as Chair of the Judicial Nominating Commission for the State of Delaware, and previously served as Chair of the U.S. Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel. Principal Salome Thomas-El, for his tireless and trailblazing efforts as a teacher and principal who revolutionized educating young people locally and nationwide based on his belief that “every child needs someone to be crazy about them”.
November 2013 the National Association for Black Veterans, Inc. established a 501 (c)(3) non-profit chapter in Delaware. This Delaware affiliate became the ninety-fourth (94th) chapter to join the national umbrella. With original intentions to serve the needs of minority veterans, NABVETS quickly realized a greater need and opened its doors to all veterans.
Annually, Delaware Chapter 94 hosts a fundraising Thanksgiving dinner to raise awareness for veteran issues, connect disadvantaged veterans with an array of community resource, and secure sponsorship for the organization’s programs.
This year’s Anniversary Dinner is held at Kingswood Community Center – 2300 Bower Street; Wilmington, Delaware on November 17, 2017 at 6:00pm.
We are super excited about our 3rd Annual Year-End Celebration and Fundraiser.
Please join us as we honor Mr. Dave Wooley as the Father of The Year along with our other distinguished honorees.
* Community Leadership Awards: Principal Brown and Mr. Ken Livingston (Stubbs Elementary School)
* Community Visionary Award: Mr. Alexis C. Jones
* Community Unsung Hero Award: Mr. Terrone Warren (BVD)
Music by: 3J Blue Band