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The Rochester Educational Opportunity Center (REOC) delivers comprehensive, community-based academic and workforce development programs and provides support services for better employment opportunities, access to further education, and personal growth and development in the Rochester community. Dean and Executive Director, Dr. Roosevelt Mareus, PhD, joins the WDKX Wake Up Club to discuss workforce development and TUITION FREE learning programs.
For more information, visit their website: https://reoc.brockport.edu/
Venture Jobs Foundation believes small business starters/owners are the key to bringing greater prosperity to the entire community. With their Micro-Lending Program Venture Jobs Foundation now offers qualified clients loans of $10,000-$50,000 to do just that.
To learn more about the program, attend one of their FREE public meetings:
Thursday, March 26th, 5:30pm- 7pm @ Arnett Branch Library, 310 Arnett Blvd
Saturday, March 30th, 1pm- 3pm @ Lyell Branch Library, 956 Lyell Ave
Or visit their website: http://www.venturejobs.org/
Jazzy T of the WDKX Best Ride Home get an exclusive one-on-one with comedian, Jo Koy, who will be in Rochester later this month for his Break the Mold Tour.
Break the Mold Tour
Saturday, March 30, 2019 @ the Rochester Auditorium Theater
Doors open @ 7pm; Show starts promptly @ 8pm
Tickets: starting @ $38 on Ticketmaster or at the Auditorium Theater Box Office
City of Rochester’s 16th Annual Black Heritage Gala will honor some of Rochester’s finest contributors to black history and heritage. This year’s theme is The Black Migration.
EVENT SOLD OUT!
Date/Time/Location: Saturday, March 9, 2019 @ the Rochester Riverside Convention Center; 6 pm SHARP!
The WDKX Wake Up Club talks to world famous WWE Diva, Ruby Riott, in an exclusive tell all interview.
The Baobab Cultural Center promotes a deeper understanding of African culture through African art, educational exhibits, films and documentaries, poetry readings, book discussions, and other cultural activities.
The Baobab now presents the Social Discovery Lab Series, a professional learning program developed to analyze the creation, recognition, affirmations, and expressions of black identity through artistic and historical works.
For more info visit: https://www.wdkx.com/baobab-cultural-centers-social-discovery-lab-series/
The Vintage Tour 2019 Featuring Fred Hammond & Bishop Cortez Vaughn
@ New Life Fellowship of Rochester, 330 Wellington Ave, Rochester, NY 14619
Tickets: General- $25; Lower Stage- $40; VIP- $60
Blacks/African Americans are about two times more likely than white Americans to have Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
However, African Americans with cognitive impairment are less likely than whites to say that a doctor has told them they have a “memory-related disease”
If your loved one has memory problems, join us for the 8th Dr. Lemuel and Gloria Rogers African-American Health Symposium on March 7 at Mt. Olivet Church. Call 1-800-272-3900 to register.
High blood pressure—suspected risk factor for Alzheimer’s and other dementias— is more prevalent in the African-American community
Recently released results of a large-scale, long-term clinical trial provide the strongest evidence to date that intensive treatment of high blood pressure can significantly reduce the occurrence of mild cognitive impairment and dementia
Learn more about brain health and the prevention of dementia at the Dr. Lemuel and Gloria Rogers African-American Health Symposium on March 7. Free event, dinner provided. Call 1-800-272-3900 to register.
High blood pressure — a risk factor for Alzheimer’s and other dementias — is more prevalent in the African-American community. If your loved one has memory problems, join us at the Dr. Lemuel and Gloria Rogers Health Symposium on March 7. Call 1-800-272-3900 for details and to register.