Greater Austin Crime Commission 15th Annual 9/11 Memorial Honoring Central Texas First Responders

Featured Speaker Lawrence Wright Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 Friday, September 9, 2016 The Austin Club Second Floor 110 East Ninth Street Austin, Texas 78701 8:00 a.m. Buffet 8:30 a.m. Program Nearly 200 business, community, government and law enforcement leaders are expected to attend, including Chief Art…

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE ALONG WITH MT. ARARAT BAPTIST CHURCH IS HAVING A HEALTH FAIR!

“Health Care is one of the most pressing issues facing this country and the world today. Both your health and wellness are very important so take care of it,” stated Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee WHAT: Wellness & Health Fair where some of the services to be provided are Cardiovascular, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Onsite M.D. Consult…

The T.R.U.T.H Project Presents “Rise Above” An Artistic Journey about Surviving Abuse

The T.R.U.T.H Project (Telling Real Unapologetic Truths through Healing) presents “Rise Above: A Story of Hope,” an artistic performance about surviving abuse with two free shows Saturday, September 10, 2016, 3:30p.m. and 7:30p.m at MATCH 3400 Main St. Houston, TX 77006. This makes the 15th presentation of T.R.U.T.H. Project’s quarterly installments that use social art…

HOUSTON’S 2ND ANNUAL BLACK HERITAGE FESTIVAL FEATURING GRAMMY WINNER, MONICA!

The Houston Black Heritage Music and Arts Festival is back for its 2nd year. The highly anticipated festival will be held on September 17, 2016 at Discover Green from 4pm-10pm. The 2nd Annual Black Heritage Festival is a one day cultural event produced by the nonprofit 501c3 tax exempt organization, “The Foundation for Black Heritage…

THE HOUSTON MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURE (HMAAC) ANNOUNCES NEW CEO

HOUSTON, TEXAS – The Houston Museum of African American Culture’s  Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Kheli R. Willetts as Chief Executive Officer effective September 1, 2016. The Board’s action comes with the fullest confidence that Willetts will be an excellent steward of HMAAC’s mission and a leader and advocate for…