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Baptist Health Medical Director Nominated to Special Olympics Board

Baptist Health Medical Director Nominated to Special Olympics Board

Baptist Health Medical Director, Dr. Yvonne Johnson Nominated to Special Olympics Florida Board of Directors CLERMONT – Special Olympics Florida announced that Dr. Yvonne Johnson, Co-Medical Director for the Emergency Department at South Miami Hospital (part of Baptist Health South Florida), has joined the Special Olympics Florida Board of Directors. “Dr. Johnson’s background as a physician […]

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Broward Commissioner Dale Holness Recognizes Joshua’s Heart Foundation Volunteers

Broward Commissioner Dale Holness Recognizes Joshua’s Heart Foundation Volunteers

FT. LAUDERDALE – Volunteers from Joshua’s Heart Foundation (JHF) were recognized for their community service during the April 25 Broward County Commission meeting. The volunteers, all students from Broward County, were presented with certificates of appreciation for their outstanding volunteer work within the community.  Several of the students also received The President’s Volunteer Service Award […]

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Dominican Republic author wins Caribbean literature prize

Dominican Republic author wins Caribbean literature prize

POINTE-A-PITRE, Guadeloupe – Dominican Republic author Rita Indiana Hernández was awarded the Grand Prix Littéraire Région Guadeloupe on Saturday, April 8, 2017, at the fifth Caribbean Writers Congress hosted by the Guadeloupe Regional Authority for her novel “La Mucama de Omicunlé”, published by Périférica. Rita Indiana was born in Santo Domingo in 1977. A writer but […]

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Caribbean-American Actress, Grace Byers of EMPIRE To Be Honored At Gala

Caribbean-American Actress, Grace Byers of EMPIRE To Be Honored At Gala

EMPIRE’s Grace Byers to be Honored During Hollywood’s Caribbean-American Heritage Month Gala Los Angeles, CA –  Grace Byers of the Fox Television smash hit EMPIRE will be receiving the Rising Sun Award at the 2017 Caribbean Heritage Salute to Hollywood & Excellence Gala. The Caribbean Heritage Organization’s (CHO) Gala will be held on Saturday, June […]

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Jamaica’s Education Minister, Ruel Reid To Receive ‘Man of the Decade Award’

Jamaica’s Education Minister, Ruel Reid To Receive ‘Man of the Decade Award’

By: Derrick  Scott WASHINGTON, DC – Jamaica’s Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator Ruel Reid, is slated to receive the inaugural “Man of The Decade in Education Award” for his achievements in the Education sector. The Education Minister, who will deliver the keynote address at the function, is the first to be given this award, […]

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North Miami To Host, Honor Haiti’s First Lady Martine Moise

North Miami To Host, Honor Haiti’s First Lady Martine Moise

North Miami To Host, Honor Haiti’s First Lady, Martine Moise In Women’s History Month Celebration North Miami – Beginning Wednesday, March 29, the city of North Miami will host the Republic of Haiti’s first lady, Martine Moise, the city’s guest of honor in its 2017 Women’s History Month Celebration. North Miami Mayor, Dr. Smith Joseph, […]

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Mosaic Group CEO Receives 2017 HERstory Award

Mosaic Group CEO Receives 2017 HERstory Award

West Palm Beach  –  The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, West Palm Beach Chapter presented Mosaic Group CEO, Ann Marie Sorrell and three other recipients with the 2017 HERstory Award, honoring trailblazing women in labor and business at the St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church on March 12. The award came as part of the 2017 HERstory Women’s History Month and was presented to honor […]

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Sandy Dorsainvil – Caribbean-American Woman On The Move

Sandy Dorsainvil – Caribbean-American Woman On The Move

Celebrating Women’s History Month With Sandy Dorsainvil MIAMI – Sandy Dorsainvil currently serves as the Principal consultant of Maximillian Consultants Inc.  Maximillian Consultants work to preserve the cultural identity of all Americans. All events and programs are curated, produced, and facilitated with the intention of preserving the native culture of all whom settle in the USA […]

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Joan Hinkson – Caribbean-American Woman On The Move

Joan Hinkson – Caribbean-American Woman On The Move

Miami Broward Carnival Women’s History Month Spotlight and Celebration Of Chair Joan Hinkson MIAMI – Joan Hinkson, who she is: *Mother *Business Woman *Friend  *Mentor *Overachiever*Masquerader* Bandleader *Promoter *Carnival Organizer  *Health care Administrator – born and raised in Castries, St. Lucia. Married with a young daughter, Joan studied Health Care administration while living in Brooklyn.  […]

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Celebrity Makeup Artist Rory Lee Honored in Miami Women’s Month Exhibit

Celebrity Makeup Artist Rory Lee Honored in Miami Women’s Month Exhibit

MIAMI – In honor of Women’s History Month celebrity makeup artist Rory Lee was among a group of 34 woman trailblazers was selected to be photographed as part of an exhibition by The Miami-Dade County Black Affairs Advisory Board and the Commission for Women, curated by the Miami Urban Contemporary Experience. In a ceremony hosted on […]

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