Home COMMUNITY

COMMUNITY

    Norton, Bowser and Youth Demand DC’s Right to Gun Control

    By Hamzat Sani, Special to the AFRO Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., and D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser led a first-of-its-kind panel of District political powerhouses in a conversation about the impact of the Federal Government’s...

    Meet the Pastor

    Name: Rev. Dr. Mankekolo Mahlangu-Ngcobo Church: Life Restoration Ministry I preached my initial sermon in 1988 and was ordained in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church, 1990 as a deacon and 1992 as an elder....

    Capital City Links Hosts ‘National Wear Red Day’ for American Heart Association

    The Capital City Chapter of Links Incorporated hosted a “National Wear Red Day” reception called “Red Dress, Red Tie” on Feb. 7 on behalf of the American Heart Association. The reception, which was held...

    Healthcare Enrollment at Asbury UMC Annapolis

    Asbury United Methodist Church in Annapolis invited certified navigators from Chatman to give a day long Obama Care enroll-a-thon at the church one recent Saturday. Church leaders, Yolanda Perry and Rhonda Green planned the...

    Daisy B. Williams is Turning 101

    Daisy B. Williams was born in Phoebus, Va. on March 9, 1913, and grew up with two brothers and one sister. She has such a nurturing and persevering demeanor that she pursued a nursing...

    A Great Shout at Carter Memorial

    Dr. Tony Torain served as worship leader at the gathering to celebrate the new home of Carter Memorial Church of God in Christ, March 15, at what used to be St. Peter’s, the city’s...

    Faith-Based Baltimore Event Offers Tools for Reducing Debt and Improving Credit in 2014

    The City Temple Development Corporation will host a free event focused on helping Baltimore residents put plans in action to reduce their debt, improve their credit and increase their income through entrepreneurship. The seminar...

    American Red Cross: Help Fight A Blood Shortage

    DRO Headquarters. Red Cross employee Bob Otwell prepares blood products including FFP, Whole Blood and Platelets for distribution to nearby hospitals. These blood products were a part of regularly scheduled transports to area hospitals. There's...

    Spiritual Advisor to President Obama to Preach at Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church

    Rev. Joshua DuBois, former Special Assistant to President Obama and Executive Director of the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will deliver a special sermon at the historic Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal...

    Wesley Theological Seminary Offers Opportunities for Prospective Students to Visit Campus

    Wesley Theological Seminary will invite all prospective students to attend one of several discernment events on campus this winter and spring. Window on Wesley and Welcome Table offer opportunities for students to get to know...

    Arch Social Club Shows New Face for King Holiday

    When everyone's thoughts turned to ways to commemorate the life of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Arch Social Club, known to hold a certain standard, unveiled the remarkable makeover to its...

    AFRO BRIEFS

    MAKE A DONATION


    Unlike many online publications, afro.com delivers content that's relevant to you at no cost. Help us keep it that way by making a generous donation as low as $2.

     

    Donate Now

    $
    Personal Info

    Donation Total: $2.00