LOS ANGELES -- The growing awareness around early childhood education has led advocates in L.A. County and across the country to push for more programs that serve families in low-income communities and communities of color. But for families living on the street, accessing these programs remains a challenge. â€œSome resources Iâ€™m getting, but some Iâ€™m not,â€ said Andria Patterson, a homeless mother of three.
Event Benefits Bahamian College Students and Underprivileged In US.
PLANTATION, Florida - (August 15, 2016) â€“ 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 Bahamasâ€™ 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 â€“ Miami Dade College (MDC) will launch I AM MDC DAY, an annual celebration honouring the Collegeâ€™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 Collegeâ€™s profound educational, economic and cultural significance to South Florida and beyond.
MIAMI â€“ 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.