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2014 Youth Awards is Accepting Scholarship Applications

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SAN BERNARDINO, CA- The 2014 Youth Awards presented by the Hispanic Heritage Foundation is coming to you this fall.  The Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards offers educational grants in several categories to qualified Hispanic/Latino high school seniors. Recipients are eligible to receive an educational grant ranging from $1,000 to $3,000. Students are also eligible to be selected as a national recipient and receive a laptop computer and an all expense paid trip to attend the National Youth Awards ceremony!

Categories for scholarships include Business and Entrepreneurship, Education & Math, Healthcare Science, and Innovation & Technology. If you’re looking for scholarship money, be sure to apply online at www.hispanicheritage.org by September 15, 2014. (By Noelle Lilley)

Save the Date: Pastoral Installation and Community Celebration

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RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA- You are cordially invited to the Pastoral Installation and Community Celebration of Pastors Samuel and Tamika Casey on Sunday, August 3 at 4 p.m. The theme is “Pastors Given from the Heart of God”, coming from Jeremiah 3:15. Join New Life Christian Church of Fontana at Immanuel Praise Fellowship in Rancho Cucamonga to commemorate and celebrate the Lord’s doing. Attendees are also encouraged to purchase an advertisement, sharing a message to the Pastors or promoting their business and service. Enjoy a time of fellowship and worship! (By Noelle Lilley)

Southern California HBCU Reunion is Back!

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ALTADENA, CA- Get ready this summer for the annual Socal HBCU Reunion on Saturday, July 12. Hosted by the California HBCU Alliance and the County of LA Parks and Recreation, the Socal HBCU Reunion is an event created to share the culture of Historically Black Colleges and Universities and to build networking opportunities for students and alumni.

The reunion will have incoming HBCU students, current HBCU students and of course HBCU Alumni. There will be multiple activities throughout the day including food trucks, vendors, HBCU competitions and more. Be sure to bring blankets, chairs, and umbrellas. The reunion will be from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Loma Alta Park located at 3330 Lincoln Avenue in Altadena (91001). For more information, you can contact the committee chair, Nicole F. Calvery, at (626) 676-7309. (By Noelle Lilley)