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Marques Colston joins CollegeGridiron Showcase as VP of BowlDevelopment
New Orleans Saints Pro Bowl wide receiver Marques Colston has joined the College Gridiron Showcase. The College Gridiron Showcase is an All Star Bowl game that started in 2014. This gamewill showcase and provide exposure for top college senior football players fromaround thecountry.
The players will be selected by a panel of football experts to play in thegame. Players will come in for six days and five nights to be evaluated byprofessional football league scouts. The players will receive professional coaching,mentoring, life coaching and seminars that will benefit them as they move forward intheir professional lives in or out offootball.
Colston will be Vice President of Bowl Development. He will start his duties immediately.
The College Gridiron Showcase is set to take place on January 31, 2015 atUTA’s Maverick Stadium in Arlington, TX. Kick•off begins 1:30 PM CST. For more information on how to purchase tickets or about the game please visitwww.collegegridironshowcase.com
Showcase Group, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of at-risk youth, announces the first annual Showcase Awards fundraising event Sunday, November 2, 2014 at the Georgia State University Ballroom, 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Open to the public for $25 per ticket, the event will recognize ten recipients across five categories: Prevention, Community Engagement, Inspiration, Facing Our Future and Self-Actualization. The event will seek to raise donations to fund a future group home slated to open next year.
"We are pleased to take a moment to honor these men and women who have demonstrated their support for at-risk youth in key areas that align with the mission of Showcase Group," said John Kennebrew, Showcase Group Executive Director and Mental Health Lead at the Center for Children and Young Adults. "Their efforts and examples have improved the lives of many youths struggling through disadvantageous family situations, abuse and often incarceration," said Kennebrew.
Honorees in the five categories include Dar'shun Kendrick, Georgia State Representative, Vince Thompson, CEO, MELT Marketing, Louis Negron of the United Way of Greater Atlanta, motivational speaker Les Brown and 6 other local and national leaders who have contributed to elevating the futures of at-risk youth. One outstanding high school senior from Tri-Cities High School and one from Tucker High School will also be honored.
The Showcase Awards will feature a reception, awards ceremony and musical and dramatic performances. For information, list of honorees, and tickets, visit https://showcaseawards.eventbrite.com. Complimentary media passes available.
For Immediate Release October 29, 2014
Storytellers Campfire Featuring Library of Congress Inaugural "International Writing Program Showcase"
Storytellers Campfire will preview the sixteen writers featured at the Library of Congress inaugural “International Writers Program Showcase” with Guest appearance of Spokesperson and Director of the University of Iowa International Writing Program, Christopher Merrill.
Storytellers Campfire has long been an advocate of poetry, prose, short verse and has included poetry as a vital part of literacy and education, even honoring Poetry Authors, through the Marble Award Program. In view of Storytellers Campfire's own efforts, it should be no surprise they will preview the Library of Congress inaugural "International Writers Program Showcase."
Storytellers Campfire has been a fundamental part of collaborating International cultural literacy and education and through the years exhibited writing through other cultures, bringing International Guest on the radio program. The Library of Congress "International Writers Program Showcase parallels the efforts and goals of the University of Iowa International Writing and Storytellers Campfire writing programs.
On Sunday, November 02, 2014 at 8:00 PM Pacific Time; Spokesperson Christopher Merrill will make a Guest appearance at Storytellers Campfire to give their global audience a glimpse of the Iowa International Writing Program and what we can expect at the inaugural Showcase at the Library of Congress presentation.
Library of Congress Showcase participants will include writers, playwrights, poets, translators, and essayists from Argentina, Colombia, Cuba, Venezuela, Israel, Afghanistan, Ghana, Egypt, India, Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan, Greece, Iceland, Lithuania, and the Netherlands.
We will continue our best of 2014 Indie music with part three. We will play Angela Perley and The Howlin Moons, Barbara Lusch, BD 20 and Iron Line , The Black Tibetans, Deadbeat Poets, Go Time , Joyce Spencer, Ron Moton, Vegas with Randolph, David Perez, Striped Bananas, Jane Darnell, The Forty Nineteen's, John Henry Harvey and more.
INNERSIGHT FREEDOM FOUNDATION - "Friday Night Follies"! Showcase your Talent and Have Fun!
Frank Perino - Host
Suzanne Tarazi-Ferraro - Co-Host
INNERSIGHT FREEDOM FOUNDATION Means
FREEDOM, Equality and Total Accessibility
Advocates for the Disabled!
Please Join me Tonight as we embark on the Very First – Micah’s Talent Sensation Showcase 2015
We are wanting to showcase the extraoridinary talents of those that are a part of the LGBTQ Community.
We have American Idol, The Voice, America’s Got Talent and XFactor – so why not produce a contest all done via Radio and on this very platform.
The seven individuals will be competing to become the Very First Winner of Micah’s Talent Sensation Showcase.
So Tonight we want YOU to tune in to all contestants and afterwards you will have the ability to Text your Choice via Phone or select via Website.
Tonight Each Contestant will perform a 1 ½ to 2 min Acapella Song Selection – They have the option to sing an Original Song or A Song by any Artist.
They will be judged and critiqued by Three Judges: Professional Singer(s) Chy'enne Valentino & Kendoll Brinkley Brown and Universal Music Group Songwriter Christopher Belton.
Tonight matters because of the 7 Contestants tonight only 3 will advance to the Finals on next Tuesday – Even though Judges will be on deck to provide critiques YOU THE AUDIENCE DECIDE THE FATE OF THE CONTESTANTS!
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Stanley Bj Hodge
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DMV's own Sanctuary the Poet is our guest on this episode of the Capital Showcase. Inspired by his own life's lessons, this product of the street life discusses his dramatic personal transformation. A follower of the legendary Tupac Shakur, he shares with us his passion for the spoken word and his determination to send powerful messages to our youth. Call-in with your questions for our special guest, Sanctuary the Poet.