This Week in Houston’s Buzz: Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Humble-Kingwood Chapter New Mothers Initiation Ceremony and More!
Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Humble-Kingwood Chapter New Mothers Initiation Ceremony
On Sunday, April 20 2017, The Humble-Kingwood Chapter of Jack and Jill of America Inc. held its new mothers initiation ceremony at Walden on Lake Houston Golf & Country Club in Houston, Texas. The new mothers initiation ceremony inducted several new mothers into the Humble-Kingwood Chapter. Outgoing and incoming chapter officers were also recognized. A scholarship presentation was given to Atascocita High School student Meagan Smith in the amount of one thousand dollars. For more information about the Humble-Kingwood Chapter of Jack & Jill of America Inc., visit their website at http://jackandjillhumblekingwoodchapter.com/index.html.
The Houston Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Celebrates 90 Years “Through the Lens of HAC” Honoring the Past and Fostering the Future
The Houston Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. recently held its 90 Years day celebration at the Power Center on Sunday, April 23, 2017, 3-6 p.m. The event’s theme was “Through the Lens of HAC” Honoring the Past and Fostering the Future. Several community leaders were recognized and honored for their work in the community. Houston City Council Member of District D Dwight Boykins led a panel discussion on what things people can do to improve the community. Christine Criner Smith (President of HAC) gave greetings and acknowledged special guests at the program. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated started at Howard University on January 13, 1913 and today, they have had a significant impact globally in society by continuing to enforce their Five-Point Programmatic Thrust; Economic Development, Educational Development, International Awareness and Involvement, Physical and Mental Health and Political Awareness and Involvement in their communities. Happy Anniversary! To learn more about Delta Sigma Theta, Incorporated, visit their website at www.DeltaSigmaTheta.org.
The Missouri City (TX) Chapter Of The Links, Incorporated Leadership Luncheon
The Missouri City (TX) Chapter Of The Links, Incorporated in partnership with The Choice Foundation recently held their biennial fundraiser, “Our Choice Awards-Leadership in Action” Luncheon on Saturday, April 29,2017, from 11:30 – 2:00 p.m. at The Citadel located on 12130 Kirby Dr. Houston, Texas 77045. Funds raised at this event help several community programs. Leadership in Action Luncheon Honorees include Joe Palmore (Services to Youth), The League of Women Voters (National Trends & Services), Alexandrea Pearson, Grace Geib, and Gigi Hanna for The Family Legacy – Bethel House (International Trends & Services), Dr. Tamika K. Cross (Health & Human Services), Lonnie G. Bunch III (Umbrella Award). For more info about this visit their website at http://www.missouricitylinks.org/.
Divas, Gents, & Youth Fashion Show
The Fort Bend Prairie View A&M University Alumni Organization recently held their Annual Divas, Gents, & Youth Fashion Show on May 6, 2017 at Greater New Prospect Baptist Church. Proceeds from the fashion show will benefit the students attending Prairie View A&M University.