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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…

FunTimes Magazine May/June edition

FunTimes Magazine May/June edition

  Look forward to the next edition of FunTimes Magazine, celebrating 12 of Philadelphia’s Men of Influence! Subscribe to automatically get your copy! Check out the 12 men…

Not So Secret “Secret Societies” of Liberia, Part One

Not So Secret “Secret Societies” of Liberia, Part One

  Introduction: Before western culture was introduced to Africa, there were certain established norms in communities throughout the continent. These norms helped to glue the communities together by establishing law…

Live It Up

Live It Up

  “The Great Turning” Is Here By Chia Cheri   Are you feeling a deep thirst for truth, a hunger for humane direction? Are stresses, anger, fear, anxiety and uncertainty…

Watch Out for Immigration Scams

Watch Out for Immigration Scams

Immigration Scams By Jane Cowley mmigration services scams are a serious national problem. They exploit the vulnerability of immigrants, refugees, foreign students and others, including U.S. citizens. Combating immigration…

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The Many Faces of fatherhood

Father’s Day is right around the corner. For our May/June edition, we interviewed some prominent men on their views on fatherhood. Here are some excerpt of their views.   What does being a father mean to you? Joel…

Culture & Entertainment

African Books To Read This Summer

African Books To Read This Summer

FunTimes Writer, Khadijah Ndiaye, suggests some great African books to read this summer.   Stay with Me by Ayobami…

Life & Education

Graduation is Not the End  ̶  It is the Beginning

Graduation is Not the End ̶ It is the Beginning

  Your high school or college graduation is not the end ̶ it is the beginning of a career that will…

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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…