In the ever-changing, ever-fickle world of economics, knowing about and understanding the tools and resources available to aid your small business is ever more important. Sister Spokesman helped shine a light on local entrepreneurs and small business resources by hosting a “Small Business Showcase” on November 4 at Sabathani Community Center in South Minneapolis. Although the … [Read more...]
You’re invited to Let’s Talk About It: Mental Health at Hallie Q. Brown Center, 270 Kent Street in St. Paul.
Our panel of experts will talk about mental health, indicators of depression and where to get support or treatment. You are not alone. Join us!
Do you know a Phenomenal Mother? Our Sister Spokesman “Celebrating Moms of All Ages” event is Dec. 2, and we want to recognize African American mothers who have gone above and beyond in their actions or accomplishments. We’re looking for unique nominees who have risen above the norm and should be noted for “Shining in the Spotlight.” We want to honor these mothers from … [Read more...]
Thanks to panelists cancer survivors Autumn Frazier, Katie Sample, and Reona Berry of African American Breast Cancer Alliance, for sharing inspiring stories and insights about cancer survival. Also, thanks to Bree Turner for the beautiful gift of song, and all the vendors and attendees who made "Sisterhood of Survival" such an uplifting afternoon! Join us next month for "Small … [Read more...]
The forecast may have called for scattered showers, but for the third year in a row, the rain was held at bay as the Legacy Boat Cruise set sail for a four-hour cruise down the St. Croix River on August 5. The cruise, sponsored by the Medtronic Foundation, featured a buffet-style meal with salad, lasagna, and roasted chicken and potatoes, and a Sister Spokesman Small … [Read more...]
Attendees of the Sister Spokesman: “Summer Steppin’” event danced the afternoon away at the Minneapolis Urban League July 8. Steppin' to tunes such as the "Cupid Shuffle" and "Steel Horseman," attendees found the perfect escape from the midday heat, while still working up a sweat. Harris Parks, line dance instructor of “We Are Family” Dance Company, showed great expertise … [Read more...]