Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

The founder and CEO of Healthy African American Families II, Loretta Jones, received the Diane E. Watson Community Service Award from Global Officials of Dignity at the United Nations Headquarters Aug. 7. Jones, also an assistant professor at Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, also spoke to the convening body about health disparities. Read More…

Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

The California Community Foundation has elected Schellee Y. Rocher to its Council on Immigration Integration Board. Rocher, senior director of provider operations for Los Angeles Universal Preschool, has 25 years of experience in early childhood education. She has been a Head Start teacher in Atlanta, a teacher in Minneapolis and director of Head Start centers Read More…

Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Inglewood Unified School District advisory board member Margaret Evans took her oath of office during a public swearing-in ceremony July 7 at Rogers Park Auditorium. She was elected to Seat 4 on the school board last month. The new board member is filling the seat previously held by Carol Raines-Brown. Evans earned her bachelor’s degree in Read More…