Friday, January 24, 2014
My Family Showed Support at Vigil for Gun Violence Victims
Groups from all over the nation came out as we also celebrated the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who was assassinated on April 4, 1968. We heard from key officials, clergy who offered prayers and youth who recited words of hope and healing once spoken by MLK. We even held up cut-out hearts to represent those who were no longer with us.
Afterwards, we were led to the General Assembly Building to speak with legislators with regards to what they can do to bring about better background checks for those try to purchase guns. The children and I had the privilege of speaking with House of Delegate Member Daun Sessoms Hester, who is not only my sorority sister but who I also grew up under in leadership at my childhood church Mt. Gildead.
We got home a little after 8 pm. It was a day well spent. My children and I were truly impacted by what we experienced. It was stated that this was the largest turnout thus far, which also included the most youth to participate in the vigil. We'll be attending next year's vigil.
Please speak out against gun violence as it affects not only the families of the victims, but the communities and our world as well. Get in touch with your legislators and tell them that you want tougher background checks on gun purchases. Guns left in the wrong hands can be a deadly situation.
Thursday, January 16, 2014
PMG Presents: "A Movie & A Conversation" Featuring an Anti-Bullying Documentary
Continuing in its efforts to bring awareness to the seriousness and effects of bullying on our youth, Powerhouse Media Group (PMG) will show the documentary "BULLY: PG-13 Version" for its "A Movie & A Conversation" series on Saturday, March 1, 2014 from 11 am to 1 pm at the Indian River Public Library, 2320 Old Greenbrier Road, Chesapeake, VA 23325.
Afterwards, a panel of educators, parents and community leaders will have a Q & A discussion about the documentary and how we can arm our youth against bullying.
Admission is $5, which can be paid in advance via Paypal to email@example.com.
For more information, please contact Feona Sharhran Huff at firstname.lastname@example.org (SUBJECT LINE: A MOVIE & A CONVERSATION) or (757) 202-3264.
Friday, January 10, 2014
"Say Bye-Bye to Bullying" Concert is in the Works!
|"Spread Love Not Gossip" designed by Clara Huff|
Additionally, we are looking for an youth MC as well as donations, volunteers, and sponsors.
Thank you in advance for your support.
Feona Sharhran Huff
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
My Radio Interview with The Hot Morning Show Rocked!
|Feona with Adrain, Kim, me and B Long|
Sunday, January 5, 2014
Here's a Toast to a Healthy Heart!
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