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Art Sanctuary Kicks Off Month Long Celebration Of Black Writing Festival

The 30th annual Celebration of Black Writing festival kicks off in just a few days. It’s 30 days of workshops, cultural events and much more.

04/27/2014

Artwork by Girls' High students on display at the Art Sanctuary. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Exhibit Showcases Self Portraits Of Girls’ High Students

A local non-profit will celebrate Women’s History Month with a new exhibit that opens tonight, showcasing the self portraits of young women from Girls’ High.

03/14/2014

(Shalimar Thomas, left, receives a grant from Ken Scott.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

North Philadelphia Foundation Hands Out $20,000 in Neighborhood Grants

Ken Scott, president of Beech Companies, handed out twenty $1,000 grants from the Alston-Beech Foundation to area nonprofits.

12/12/2013

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Art Sanctuary Lengthens Celebration Of Black Writing To Month-Long Event

For the past 28 years, Art Sanctuary has held in Celebration of Black Writing Festival, but this year they’ve made a big change.

04/13/2013

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Art Sanctuary Set To Kick Off 28th Annual Celebration Of Black Writing Festival

Art Sanctuary will host the 28th Annual Celebration of Black Writing Festival beginning next week. The festival will attract leading journalists and authors from all across the nation.

05/14/2012

Black History Month Events Guide

Since 1976, the United States has set aside February as Black History Month. Here’s where to take part in the celebration of African American history, culture and heritage in the Philadelphia area.

02/01/2012

Recipients of the Shero Awards. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

African American Museum Honors ‘Sheroes’

A shero is a female hero, someone who has improved the quality of life of those around her and took on tough challenges despite obstacles.

10/24/2011

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It’s The 27th Annual Celebration Of Black Writing

The theme of this year’s celebration is “Let’s Have Some Serious Fun” with over 100 artists, writers, editors, publishers, scholars, spoken-word artists, playwrights, and filmmakers.

05/22/2011

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