Community Spirit

Orange Park Target volunteers with Girls Inc.

Orange Park Target volunteers with Girls Inc.

 

In the spirit of giving back to the community, six Target employees traveled to Girls Inc. of Jacksonville’s Arlington Girls’ Center to craft and spend time with the girls.

May 24th Teacher Town Hall on WJCT

May 24th Teacher Town Hall on WJCT

The recorded Teacher Town Hall will be shown tonight on WJCT Public Broadcasting at 9pm http://wjct.org/americangraduate/

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Teen Dating and Violence Summit
http://nefhealthystart.org/rep-mia-jones-holding-teen-dating-violence-su...

This is a longer than normal blog, but the subject is very important and a Life and Death issue. The Prom season and summer months there is increased dating by teens. Parents should be talking to their teens about Dating Safety both young men and women. Women particularly because of the increased violence and deaths of young women in our community.

Jacksonville University receives $1.9 million Trio Upward Bound grant

Jacksonville University receives $1.9 million Trio Upward Bound grant

In one of the most competitive grant seasons in the history of federal Trio programs for disadvantaged students, Jacksonville University has received $1.9 million to continue its Upward Bound program another five years for students at five area high schools.

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Teen Dating and Violence Summit

http://nefhealthystart.org/rep-mia-jones-holding-teen-dating-violence-summit/

This is a longer than normal blog, but the subject is very important and a Life and Death issue. The Prom season and summer months there is increased  dating by teens. Parents should be talking to their teens about Dating Safety both young man and women. Women particularly because of the increased violence and deaths of young ladies in our community.

Wedding Announcement

Wedding Announcement

Wedding Announcement
Cheryl Williams and William Jackson

Date/Time:
Sunday, June 10, 2012 from
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (ET)

Location:
West Friendship Baptist Church
945 Carrie Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209-7048

Web Site:
http://myquesttoteach.wordpress.com/
wedding-of-cheryl-and-william/
 

“Each of us alone is incomplete, together with
Christ we are as one. In this there shall be joy.”

We, Cheryl and William invite family and friends
to share in this joy on this date of
Sunday, June 10th 2012 on the afternoon at 1pm.

$2 million in grants to benefit Florida homeless shelters

 

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins announced more than $2 million in grants that will benefit community homeless shelters throughout the state.