Community Connection Thursday June 25th

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Ryan Grote, friend of the murdered Chris Beaty is offering $100,000 of his own money as a reward for information leading to the the arrest and conviction of those responsible.

Chris Beaty was senselessly gunned down nearly a month ago as he was trying to help two women who were being robbed outside of his downtown Indianapolis Apartment.

He is asking all tips/insight to be sent to his Facebook or Amp Harris’ social media.

 

“Carrying the Colors: The Life and Legacy of Medal of Honor Recipient Andrew Jackson Smith” – Book

The Book is about: “An Escaped Slave who Fought for the Union and Whose Wartime Heroism was Finally Recognized with the Nation’s Highest Honor for Military Valor”

Andrew Bowman, grandson of Andrew Jackson Smith joins us live on Community Connection to speak on his GrandFather

 

A bus driver’s perspective on Marion/Hamilton County Schools set to open as scheduled.

The Bus Driver is RTV6 Cameron Ridle!

 

Madam Walker Legacy Center #DaddyDoDay!

*Virtual Contest*

June 19, 2020 – July 19, 2020

“Calling all #GirlDads

“Show off your hairstyling skills for a chance to win up to $1,000 in prizes along with the opportunity to be featured on #DaddyDoDay

In the spirit of Madam C.J. Walker, who became the first self-made female millionair through her hair care empire, the Madam Walker Legacy Center invites Daddy-Daughter duos to participate in its inagural #DaddyDoDay Contest!

Ten Daddy-Daughter Duos will be randomly selcted to win gift cards/prizes and have a chance to be featured LIVE on #DaddyDoDay, Friday July 31st.”

Register and Learn More Here:

https://madamwalkerlegacycenter.com/events/daddydoday/

 

Madam Walker Summer Institute

July 07, 2020 – July 30, 2020

***FREE 4-Week Virtual Summer Camp***

More Info:

Ages 6-14

3 days a week (Tuesday, Wednesday and thursday)

One Hour Long

Virtual Class Weekly Topics Include:

Week 1 – Social Justice & Philanthropy

Week 2 – Art

Week 3 – Entrepreneuship

Week 4 – Science & Technology

Register and Learn More Here:

https://madamwalkerlegacycenter.com/…/madam-walker-summer-…/

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