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Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake

Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake

  “I said to The Lord that if you ever put me in a position like the one I’m in now, please use me to effect change…

Dr. Azubuike Ezeife

Dr. Azubuike Ezeife

“As a Physician, having empathy, patience and keen interest in your patients’welfare may be more important than being exceptionally smart, which is not to say that you can…

Andy Wetherill

Andy Wetherill

 “With humility and gratitude yet excited to receive this award. I see this as an opportunity to further increase my network and capacity to engage with people, groups, and…

We Congratulate FunTimes’ 2017 Awardees

We Congratulate FunTimes’ 2017 Awardees

By Rayna Weddington and Joseph Warkreh T-Toe As the October winds blow our way, we transition into what has become FunTimes Magazine’s annual tradition in Philadelphia – the Gala…

7th Annual FunTimes Magazine Gala and Award Ceremony

7th Annual FunTimes Magazine Gala and Award Ceremony

FunTimes Magazine Gala and Award Ceremony Raised Funds for Youth Interns The 7th Annual FunTimes Magazine Gala and Award Ceremony honored three community leaders and accepted donations for the publication…

FunTimes Magazine 7th Annual Gala and Award Ceremony

FunTimes Magazine 7th Annual Gala and Award Ceremony

Who: Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall Blake, President of the Independence Blue Cross Foundation and vice president, Community Affairs, Independence Blue Cross; Dr. Azubuike Ezeife, founding president of IDU USA…

FunTimes Magazine May/June Release Party

FunTimes Magazine May/June Release Party

Please join us Friday, June 23 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the Pyramid Club for the FunTimes Magazine Release Party! Please RSVP by phone or email. 215.954…

#WCW: Kechi Okwuchi

#WCW: Kechi Okwuchi

Have you heard about the courageous woman, Kechi Okwuchi? She is a Nigerian native who was one of two survivors of the 2005 Sosoliso Airlines Flight 1145 plane crash that…

Odunde Festival Recap 2017

Odunde Festival Recap 2017

The annual Odunde Street Festival brought a genuine taste of Africa to South Street, one of Philadelphia’s oldest, historically African-American neighborhoods. For the 42nd year, the enormous festival…

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Holiday Giving: A Season to be Generous

By Bobbi Booker November 28, 2017 marks the sixth annual #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back at the beginning of the Christmas and holiday season. The awareness initiative was started in 2012 by the 92nd Street Y and…

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Around the Town with Leona

Around the Town with Leona

Philadelphia Eagles Brandon Graham cuts the ribbon for the Bags Food for Hungerevent at the Oregon Avenue Shoprite. Breast Cancer…

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Zed’s Gifts Mexican Bizarre

Zed’s Gifts Mexican Bizarre

Are you interested in Hand-crafted jewelry, clothes, home decor & other speciality items from Mexico. Come out to Zed…