Tuesday, May 6, 2014
By Yvonne Barnes
Members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc., inclusive of their Adult Auxiliary, joined the March of Dimes’ three-mile Walk for Babies on April 27 in Charleston. Participating were Linda W. Wilson, Sherry Howard and Vernesa Green.
The March of Dimes event, which occurs annually, focuses attention on people with a passion for others and a caring spirit directed at helping to improve the health of babies.
Families, friends and businesses came together to say they care about and love babies, and are willing to do whatever it takes to support the March of Dimes efforts to save and bring into the world, healthy little ones.
“This was truly a challenge for me, as I have a very limited exercise regiment … needless to say, I am still sore,” Vernesa said.
“Linda was in relatively good shape as she uses her treadmill, and Sherry is an exercise fanatic – she was jogging. I was truly impressed.”
Vernesa encourages everyone to get ready for next year’s “March for Babies”, and further encourages us to continue to positively touch lives.
Thanks for the message and Team Kappa Alpha Zeta’s contribution to the March of Dimes’ efforts to save babies.
Antioch Women’s Auxiliary prepares for June Conference
Antioch Baptist Associations’ Women’s Auxiliary President, Sister Lillie Whitten, is calling women of the Lowcountries Women’s Auxiliary (Antioch Baptist Association), to step up to the plate and support efforts to make the Charleston conference one of the best.
Each Association participating in the conference is requested to provide items for 200 people. Missionary presidents are requested to provide, by June 7, 25 of each of the following: Pens, small bottles of water and soft pack tissues. Should there be a need for further clarification; missionary presidents are requested to contact either the Antioch Baptist Associations’ Women’s Auxiliary President or Vice President.
Just as a reminder, the Women’s Baptist E and M Convention of SC will convene with Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in North Charleston, with the Lowcountry District Missionaries as hosts.
Get Well Wishes
Sister Earnestine M. Williams; Sister Earnestine G. Williams; Sister Loretta White, (St. Stephen Nursing Home); Sister Annie Lee Graves; Sister Viola J. Middleton; Brother Lamont Hallback (home); Brother Clossie Williams; Sister Eloise King; Sister Shirley Cleveland; Sister Regina Robinson,( home); Sister Gracie Williams; Sister Norma Ketcham; Sister Bertha Lee Williams; Sister Annie Lee Crawford; Sister Lillian Williams; Brother Christopher Prioleau; Sister Vanilla Thompson; Sister Emily Jones; Sister Lucille Edwards; Sister Helen King Eady; Sister Vivian Matthews, Mayor German Glassco, and all others that are under the weather and In need of our prayers, thoughts and visits.
Items of interest
Send items of interest to Yvonne J. Barnes, 1458 Colonel Maham Dr., Pineville, SC 29468. Telephone: 843-567-4182 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.