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Feb
25
Thu
#BLACKJOBSMATTER – A Wilmington Experiment @ Baby Grand Theatre
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm
#BLACKJOBSMATTER - A Wilmington Experiment @ Baby Grand Theatre | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

DOORS OPEN AT 6:00PM
SHOW STARTS AT 7PM
COMPLIMENTARY ENTRY | SEATS ARE LIMITED

THE OVERALL RESULT IS TO RESTORE RESPECT FOR PARENTS AND FOR THEMSELVES.

A movement born out of the desire to employ the over 9000+ unemployed black men in the City of Wilmington.
The movement is based on three key areas:

1. The solution to the crime problem is not more cops. It is jobs!

2. The solution to better academic performance of inner city kids is not new schools or different teachers, it is a safe nurturing home so our kids can do their homework and get parental encouragement. Jobs bring the father back into the home and create that atmosphere.

3. The solution to balancing the city’s budget is to get people off of welfare and onto the tax-paying rolls. Jobs do that.
DOORS OPEN AT 6:00PM
SHOW STARTS AT 7PM
COMPLIMENTARY ENTRY | SEATS ARE LIMITED

THE OVERALL RESULT IS TO RESTORE RESPECT FOR PARENTS AND FOR THEMSELVES.

Mar
11
Fri
Accelerate Your Job Search & Networking Event @ Hilton Wilmington/Christiana
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Accelerate Your Job Search & Networking Event @ Hilton Wilmington/Christiana | Newark | Delaware | United States

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.

This workshop is for SERIOUS JOB SEEKERS ONLY! Take control of your career and get the work done. Don’t waste your time if you’re not ready to accelerate your job search skills.

Be prepared to learn and experience:

  • 10 MUST HAVE skills to accelerate your job search
  • CRITICAL strategic steps to conduct productive job searches
  • Step-by-Step process to maximize your long-term career potential
  • LIVE on-site resume critiques
  • Tools and resources to implement NOW!
  • 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.

The Outcome:

  • You will gain greater confidence and become more aware of your passion, strengths and gifts;
  • You will learn to compete on a global level by developing a personal marketing plan and knowing where you stand in this world of technology;
  • You will become familiar with the top job boards to post on for greater results.

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 “…

Rose H, Project Management Professional

Mar
17
Thu
City of Wilmington College & Career Fair @ Howard High School of Technology Gymnasium
Mar 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Apr
7
Thu
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Guest Bartending Fundraiser @ Bobbi Rhians
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Guest Bartending Fundraiser @ Bobbi Rhians | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

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

Guest Bartenders:

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)

GREETER:

Steven Washington (Wilm. Mayoral Candidate & Host of HBCU Delaware Talks)

Apr
20
Wed
Delaware State University – Adult & Continuing Education Open House @ MLK Student Center - 2nd Fl Glass Lounge, DSU (Dover)
Apr 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Apr
24
Sun
Ride Out for The Unique @ Celebrations on Market
Apr 24 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

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!!!

Apr
29
Fri
HerStory Ensemble: Empowerment and Advocacy Award Benefit @ LAVISH
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
HerStory Ensemble: Empowerment and Advocacy Award Benefit @ LAVISH | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

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.

Please call or email us at 302- 385-6230 or Herstorytotell@gmail.com. Payment can be made at www.paypal.me/herstoryensemble.

Tickets:   $25.00 per person –  $45.00 per couple – $200.00 – table of eight!! Food, Vendors, Cash Bar, and Prizes !!

May
4
Wed
New Castle County Job Fair @ Delaware Technical Community College
May 4 @ 1:54 pm – 2:54 pm
New Castle County Job Fair @ Delaware Technical Community College | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

Working to connect individuals searching for jobs and assisting companies looking to fill full and part time positions, U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons, and U.S. Representative John Carney today announced the dates of upcoming job fairs and training seminars this spring:

May
7
Sat
Delaware Marathon Running Festival 5k to Benefit the 24th Arthur J. Turner Jr. Scholarship 5k @ Tubman Garrett Park
May 7 @ 8:30 pm

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

https://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.usatf.org%2Froutes%2Fview.asp%3FrID%3D572489&sa=D&usd=2&usg=AFQjCNEIHwq1goxCE16mHM23G3jC5P4gzQ

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.

ajtjscholarship@gmail.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.”>

May
21
Sat
Markevic A. Johnson Scholarship Luncheon @ The Christiana Hilton
May 21 @ 12:00 pm
Markevic A. Johnson Scholarship Luncheon @ The Christiana Hilton | Newark | Delaware | United States

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.

Jun
2
Thu
Guest Bartending Event benefiting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society @ Clarion Hotel
Jun 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Aug
6
Sat
College Backpack – Grand Opening and Open House @ College Backpack
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sep
3
Sat
Midsummer Night with Resh @ Resh Salon & Spa
Sep 3 @ 7:00 pm
Midsummer Night with Resh @ Resh Salon & Spa | New Castle | Delaware | United States

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!

Nov
4
Fri
THE 2016 LOUIS L. REDDING – Benefit & Awards Gala @ The Hotel du Pont's Gold Ballroom
Nov 4 @ 5:30 pm
The Delaware Barristers Association cordially invites you to attend and join us at our 5th annual celebration honoring the late Louis L. Redding and   distinguished members of the bar and local community for making important and lasting contributions to civil rights, the community and the law and advancing a society that fully appreciates, celebrates and recognizes diversity. A portion of the net proceeds from this program will be used to benefit the Louis L. Redding House, a non-profit museum and historical landmark located near downtown Wilmington, Delaware, and established to commemorate Mr. Redding’s legacy and his tremendous contributions to civil rights, the community and the law.
HONOREES:
Host: Lauren Wilson
Public Information Officer, Colonial School District
$75 per person
**Special Discounted Rate of $50 for Educators & Certain Non-Profit & Government Professionals –Please inquire to debarristers@gmail.com about eligibility**
Nov
19
Sat
National Association for Black Veterans Anniversary Dinner & Gala @ Kingswood Community Center
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
National Association for Black Veterans Anniversary Dinner & Gala @ Kingswood Community Center | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

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!

Program Agenda:

6:00 PM   Registration

  • Auction
  • Raffle

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
Feb
21
Tue
21st Century Job Search Boot Camp @ YWCA Delaware
Feb 21 all-day
21st Century Job Search Boot Camp @ YWCA Delaware | Newark | Delaware | United States

Tuesdays & Thursday (9am – 3pm)

SEATING LIMITED!

Register NOW

Call 302-224-4060, Ext. 200

  • Are you caught up in the maze of the job search mania?
  • Frustrated with trying to get called back for an interview?
  • Looking for “hands on” techniques to build your resume?
  • Baffled about how to navigate the hiring process online?

If you answered “YES” to these questions, then 21st Century Job Search Strategies is for you!  Whether you are a seasoned professional or new to the workforce, have been downsized, terminated or a career changer, THIS interactive 4 week Boot Camp can help you to achieve your career goals and give you the competitive edge you need to gain employment.

 

Apr
22
Sat
Delaware Juneteenth Association – Freedom Gala @ Simpson Banquet Hall
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Delaware Juneteenth Association - Freedom Gala @ Simpson Banquet Hall | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

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!!!

May
20
Sat
Pumping Through Life Fashion Show @ ARTZSCAPE
May 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Pumping Through Life Fashion Show @ ARTZSCAPE | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

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)

Featuring:

ThriftMobb

JREE DESIREE

Joyride Denim

Colage Denim

Harana Brand Co.

Styles by Gregory J

And More!

Food & Drinks will be sold!

Limited Advanced Tickets $15, More at the door!

For questions please contact:

MissJone 302-293-7701

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!

Aug
5
Sat
The 40th Annual Sickle Cell Tennis Classic @ Rodney Street Courts and Rockford Park Courts in Wilmington, DE
Aug 5 – Aug 6 all-day

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.

Sep
11
Mon
Canaan Baptist Church – James B. Manley Jr. Golf Tournament @ Deerfield Golf Course
Sep 11 @ 12:30 pm