Jeffery Allen, Director of Education/Special Programs, Maltz Museum details us on the latest exhibition: Beyond Chicken Soup, Jews and Medicine in America. This exhibition illustrates how the field of medicine has at once been a vehicle for discrimination, acculturation, and strengthening Jewish identity, runs through April, 2018; Kelly McMullin, LSW, Summa Health talks about the Opioid/Opiate Crisis & Summa Health's treatment centers.
Karamu House 2.0: Castmembers of the Holiday Jazz Revue, runs through Dec. 17, stop by to give us a tease of the original production featuring the standards from Irving Berlin, Cole Porter to Ella Fitgerald & Donny Hathaway and many more. The revue promises something for everyone; Dr. Elaine Richardson, "Dr. E", Cleveland's own returns home w/ her amazing vocals for her CD Release Concert Tour, Fri. Dec. 8, Bop Stop. She talks about her life, and her life-long love affair with music and how the music saved her life.
Playwright/Author James Baldwin's, The Amen Corner, premieres at the Holy Trinity Cultural Arts Center, Dec. 1-10. Peter Lawson Jones, Male Lead in the production and Dr. Andrew Clark, Holy Trinity Cultural Arts Center, join us in studio to talk about the renaissance of Cleveland, and the collaboration w/ Terrance Spivey's Long Ladder Ensemble Company.
Cindy DeMaio, founder, Rachel's Angels talks about her losing her 17 year old daughter, Rachel to drugs, And her fight to save others through her organization; Stephanie Parham, Speech Therapist/Author talks about her book, Led by his Spirit: Spoken through Poems and shares exerpts from the book and how her relationship with God brought forth this book and changed her life.
Dr. Beverly Jones, Founder-Reach & Rescue Ministries talks about the organization, why she founded, and her passion to work with the homeless population, and details about the upcoming benefit banquet, I'll be Home for Christmas, Dec. 9, 2017. The WAVE's own, Mark Ribbins, Keynote speaker for the evening filled Comedy, Music, Dance & testimonies from those who have overcome homelessness.
Elder Cathy Ben-Bella, founder of Women of Royalty & Kaye Gaines, Madame State Ambassador share details about the 16th Upcoming conference & fundraiser, Nov 10-11, and details about their ongoing efforts to serve our homeless plus info about the "Esthers of Tomorrow" program for young women and details about the weekend of events; Bill Ayars, founder, Emerald Jenny Foundation talks about losing his 28 year old daughter, Jenny from her ongoing battles with drug addiction and why he started the foundation to connect people/organizations to resources for treatment and services.