Event Benefits Bahamian College Students and Underprivileged In US. PLANTATION, Florida - (August 15, 2016) – The National Association of Bahamians (NAB) recently held its first fundraising Golf Tournament at the Bonaventure Resort & Country Club, in Weston, Florida, in celebration of The Bahamas’ 43rd anniversary of independence. The event, held in conjunction with the Bahamas Consulate office attracted some one hundred participants and more than a dozen sponsors.
I AM MDC, Building Tradition and Pride. Miami, Aug. 17, 2016 – Miami Dade College (MDC) will launch I AM MDC DAY, an annual celebration honouring the College’s rich history and unparalleled impact on the community, Tuesday, Sept. 6. The 24-hour celebration will highlight the achievements of MDC alumni, students, staff, and faculty; inspire pride; and increase awareness of the College’s profound educational, economic and cultural significance to South Florida and beyond.
MIAMI – Miami-Dade County Commissioner Audrey Edmonson helped get District 3 children back-to-school ready at the 10th annual District 3 Back to School Fun Day/Health and Info Fair on Aug. 13 at Olinda Park.
School Board Vice Chair Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall recognized the Miami-Dade NAACP ACT-SO (NAACP's Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics) 2016 Winners at the August 10, 2016 School Board Meeting. The NAACP ACT-SO is a year-round achievement program designed to recruit, stimulate, and encourage high academic and cultural achievement among African-American high school students.