4th Annual "Blink Pink" to Honor Breast Cancer Survivors
Dr. Patricia Schmoke, Dr. Nina Rawlings, Dr. Marian Davis Foster
V.I.P. Reception hosted by Breast Cancer Survivor,
Baltimore Socialite, Valerie Fraling
A signature moment on Baltimore's itinerary of activities held in October to honor Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Blink Pink is set to celebrate the victory of Breast Cancer Survivors, salute those who have succumbed to the disease; and raise funds to help patients prevail against the odds on Friday, October 19, 2012 at the historic Tremont Grand located at 225 Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21202
from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
The VIP/Sponsorship Reception hosted by Breast Cancer Survivor, Baltimore Socialite,
Valerie Fraling for the 4th Annual Blink Pink Honorees, dignitaries, sponsors, and special guests featuring complimentary Blink Pink signature cocktails will take place from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. followed by an upbeat evening of cosmopolitan pleasures including live jazz and old school tunes, hors d'oeuvres, desserts, a live auction, massages,
Blink Pink Hosts, Baltimore businesswomen Sarita Oaks Murray and Zerita Holly-Ross, both breast cancer survivors will be joined by a collective following of survivors, patients, family, friends, colleagues, dignitaries and a growing list of Sponsors.
Tickets are $50 in advance, $60 at the door and VIP Tickets including the reception are $75.
For more information and details re: purchasing tickets and sponsorship opportunities contact
443.379.4117 or 443-858-0778
Baltimore: Homegoing Services for Arnold Jolivet
Viewing Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Vaughn Greene Funeral Home
8728 Liberty Rd., 4-8pm Read in Full >>
Black Wall Street OVERLEA to Honor Dana Moore with Joe Manns Black Wall Street Award :: Tues., Aug. 5, 2014 :: 6 to 8 pm :: Birdland Sportsbar, 6319 Belair Rd.
: Dana has always been very involved in her community. She served as president of the Charles Village Civic Association for three years. During her tenure she instituted a number of reforms that led to her community being named by the American Planning Association as one of “America’s Top Ten Neighborhoods”. Dana has also served as an active volunteer for national, state and local political campaigns. She considers helping elect Senator Barack Obama as President of the United States in 2008 as one of the most exhilarating campaigns she has been a part of. She is an active member of St. Ann’s Roman Catholic Church. Read in Full >>
CD Witherspoon, SCLC Baltimore: Guest Editorial: The Life and Times of Arnold Jolivet
Arnold Jolivet, Maryland’s Foremost Authority on Minority Business, specifically “Black Business”, was indeed such a human being, and public figure. When I learned of the passing of Mr. Jolivet, who I affectionately referred to as “Deacon”, because of his longtime ministry as Chair of the Deacon Board at the historic Union Baptist Church, I listened to Ozzie Davis’s Eulogy of Malcolm X delivered on February 27, 1965, at the Faith Temple Church of God in Harlem, New York. In his eulogy, the legendary journalist, actor, and activist, Mr. Davis, referred to his friend, and fellow co-laborer in the struggle, Malcolm X as “A Prince – our own shining Black Prince”, and “Our manhood, our living Black Manhood”. Read in Full >>
Black Wall Street OVERLEA to Honor Helen Washington with Joe Manns Black Wall Street Award :: Tues., Aug. 5, 2014 :: 6 to 8 pm :: Birdland Sportsbar, 6319 Belair Rd.
With over 14 years of experience as an educator for the State of MD, Helen has been played an instrumental role in youth empowerment and development. She has taught a variety of academic subjects at all grade levels, as well as numerous extracurricular youth activities.
Ms. Washington attended Morgan State University obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. Her initial desire was to become an engineer. But after an eye-opening internship at Northrop Grumman as a college recruiter, her desire shifted to a study of the law. She pursued her Master’s in Education with a concentration in At-Risk Students from Goucher College. Read in Full >>
Black Wall Street HARLEM to feature Stanley Fritz, political writer/Editor-In-Chief for lyvbh.com :: Aug. 21, 2014 :: Harlem Shake, 100 W. 24th Street, NY, NY
Honorees include Stanley Fritz. Fritz is the political writer/Editor-In-Chief for lyvbh.com
. He is also the author of "Beautiful Problems" and the Engineer/Co-Host of "Let Your Voice Be Heard! Radio.". Born and raised in East New York Brooklyn, Stanley is a proud Obama supporter who believes that education is the ultimate pathway to prosperity. Read in Full >>