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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…

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…

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TO LOVE AND TO HOLD – PROTECTING THE AFRICAN MARITAL VALUES IN A 21ST CENTURY WORLD

    By Nzeribe Okechukwu Divorce, domestic violence, infidelity are common news stories one is certain to read every day on the pages of newspapers, to hear on television talk shows, and to view on social media platforms. The African…

Culture & Entertainment

AFRICAN MUSIC MAKERS

Curated by Bobbi I. Booker Lying in the midst of the vast urban community stretching down the Eastern Seaboard, Philadelphia…

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…