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Didi Hirsch center fundraiser raises nearly $500,000

LOS ANGELES — With actress Catherine Hicks as emcee, suicide prevention advocaten Talinda Bennington as speaker, the 21st annual Alive & Running Walk/Run for Suicide Prevention surpassed its goal, raising nearly $500,000 for Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services’ Suicide Prevention Center. The record-breaking event, held just north of Los Angeles International Airport wrapped up Suicide Read More…

Jamarah Haymer
Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

The Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce has appointed public affairs consultant Jamarah Hayner to the position of vice chairman on the group’s Board of Directors. Hayner will provide strategic counsel to GLAAACC Chairman Gene Hale, oversee the implementation of the organization’s 2018 goals and objectives and coordinate the efforts of all GLAAACC’s committees. Read More…

Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Leonard Washington, a consultant at the Washington Group, has been elected to the Exceptional Children’s Foundation Board of Directors. The foundation provides services for children and adults with developmental, learning, and emotional disabilities. Washington is a graduate of class eight of the African American Board Leadership Institute. The Wattstar Entrepreneur Collaborative has certified 28 minority Read More…