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Atlanta Technical College Foundation hosted a reception on Thursday, Sept. 20 to raise funds for the Ken Hudson Servant Leader Scholarship. Friends of the honoree, including NBA official Tony Brown, were on hand to share some of  the wisdom and lessons they garnered from Hudson along the way. Brown emphasized Hudson’s heartfelt advice to have…

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The Houston Citizens Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with Comerica Bank, held its 36th Annual Educational Achievement Awards Luncheon at the Power Center on Thursday, April 26. Eric Lyons, president, Houston Citizens Chamber of Commerce; Vanessa Reed, Comerica Bank Community Reinvestment Act market manager, personally granted more than 20 college scholarships to deserving high school…

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McDonald’s owner-operator Mary Redmond is the vice president of the Houston Black McDonald’s Operators Association (BMOA) and serves on the board of The Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC).  Redmond has been selected as one of several judges who will select 25 African American students to receive the coveted Ronald McDonald House Charities’ African American Future…

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Vice chair of special projects Gina Goosby, Gala chair Bettye Bruno, Naomi Hines and Kathleen Prince The Black Heritage Committee hosted its 18th Annual Black Heritage Western Gala to promote the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo and the historical role of black cowboys in the sport. The Black Heritage Western Gala raises funds for scholarships…

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