February 9, 2012 BLACK HISTORY MONTH -- ARIZONA 100 YEARS CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION, February 14, 2012
The Buffalo Soldiers of the Arizona Territory - Ladies and Gentlemen of the Regiment, Headquarters Mesa, Arizona is an 'INDEPENDENT ORGANIZATION"
(The Official Arizona Centennial Legacy Buffalo Soldiers and Ladies and Gentlemen of the Regiment, August 11, 2011)
The 10th Annual African-American Legislative Leadership Dinner. 'An Evening with Danny Glover, Motivational Speaker, Acclaimed Actor and Leading Social Activist.
Hosted by Senator Leah Landrum Taylor, District 16, the conference was to feature actor and activist Danny Glover, but because of a last minute emergency he was unable to attend. Stepping in for Danny Glover was South Phoenis Justice of the Peace, Judge Cody Williams.
Location: Renaissance Phoenix Downtown, Phoenix, AZ.
SPECIAL INVITE from Arizona Senator Leah Landrum Taylor, District 16. The Buffalo Soldiers of the Arizona Territory - Ladies and Gentlemen of the Regiment. OPEN CEREMONY: Posting of the Guard
Buffalo Soldiers:Cmdr Fred Marable, Pvt. Michelle London-Marable, Chaplain William Jefferson, Lt. Edward Reece, Ordnance Sgt. Madison Walker, LaMarr Gaines (Young Buffalo Soldier)
Ladies and Gentlemen of the Regiment: Danielle and Jazymn Jackson, Armella and Gloria Gaines; Gentlemen: Vincent Ellen
* Judge Cody Williams, Keynote Speaker
* Introduction of Community Awardees - Dr. Kellie M. Warren and Mel Hannah
* Welcome - Senator Leah Landrum Taylor
(Arizona Senator Leah Landrum Taylor Recognized Among State's Top 48 Women in 100 of Statehood, February 14, 2012).
1. ECOMOMIC DEVELOPMENT - Lo-Lo's Chicken
2. ENVIRONMENT - Leslie Lindo
3. HEALTH - Rodgers M. Wilson, M.D.
4. YOUTH - R. Steven Colter and Robert Sells
5. EDUCATION - Doranna Thurman Stewart
6. COMMUNITY - MiAsia Pasha
7. JUSTICE - Opal Tometi
DANNY GLOVER...From Places in the Heart and the Lethal Weapon series to the award-winning To Sleep with Anger (which he also executive produced). Danny Glover is one of Hollywood's most reowned and respected leading men, An actor, producer, and director, this versatile superstar has impacted stage, screen, and television for over a decade.
To Sleep With Anter marked Glovers debut as an executive producer. Other films produced by Glover include The Saint of Fort Washington, HBOs Americans Dreams series for Black History Month; the HBO-BBC movie Deadly Voyage, based on a true story of eight African stowaways who were slaughtered on high seas by Ukrainian frieghter crew; TNTs "BUFFALO SOLDIERS", a dramatic story of Americas first all-black cavalry unit; and TNTs Freedom Song, a story about the civil rights movement.
POC: Cmdr Fred Marable and Michelle London-Marable, Executive Director and Founders
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