IBE’s Partnership With INHP

Dear Friends,
IBE’s partnership with INHP is a winning combination! Recently, INHP successfully facilitated workshops at our Parent Leadership Academy – as a result, we want more people to get connected with INHP’s home ownership program. Go for the goal of home ownership with INHP.org!  They will connect you with trusted experts who:

INHP is also a resource for down payment assistance, home repair loans, energy efficient upgrades, veterans’ home purchase or repair loans, and more!

Explore what INHP has to offer. Visit INHP.org or call 317-610-4663.

 Just for IBE email subscribers!
Win four tickets to the Saturday, July 8, Indy Eleven game, courtesy of INHP! To enter visit www.INHP.org/IBE and click on the “Enter IBE Ticket Contest” button by 5 p.m. Friday, June 23. Winners will be drawn at random and contacted the week of June 26, 2017. See contest page for official rules.

The Indianapolis Neighborhood Housing Partnership® (INHP) increases affordable and sustainable housing opportunities for individuals and families, and serves as a catalyst for neighborhood revitalization.
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Indiana Black Expo Inc. | 3145 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208

PBS Presents Songs of The Summer..A Historical Mixtape

 
In 1958, Billboard launched its Hot 100. Almost sixty years on, how we listen to music and how we track a song’s success may have changed, but music remains a powerful force in our culture.

Every Friday this summer, American Experience will reveal a new addition to their historical mixtape. Listen and read along.  And take a peek at this week’s line-up from 1963. Do you recognize a few names?

Eastside Community Day

Eastside Community Day

Wednesday, June 28, 2017, @ 10 am – 2 pm 
Northeast District Health Office
6042 East 21st Street (Corner of 21st & Arlington)

Join Us For Our First Eastside Community Day! Proudly Hosted by Your Marion County Public Health Department and the Northeast District Health Office.
FUN TIMES! FOOD TRUCKS! GIVEAWAYS! KID’S ACTIVITIES! NUTRITION DEMOS! HEALTH SCREENINGS! AND MORE!

SEE ATTACHED FLYERS FOR MORE INFORMATION
FEEL FREE TO CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION
317-221-7300

English Flyer
Eastside Community Day.pdf

Spanish Flyer
Eastside Community Day-Spanish.pdf

Sip & Share Wine Fest

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Child Advocates Super Hero On The Run

Indy Parks 2017 Summer Concert Schedule

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Indy Parks 2017 Summer Concert Series…

Each year, Indy Parks produces a full season of music, movies, and more for you and your family.

Featuring a wide variety of artistic styles – jazz, classical, blues, and Shakespeare in the Park – Indy Parks is excited to kick off its Summer Concert Series.  From the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra at Ellenberger Park to Garfield Park’s Music in the Gardens, we are offering an impressive selection of concerts and artists for all.

Call: Indy Parks Customer Service Center ​

(317) 327-PARK 
Email: IndyParksCS@indy.gov

Download a Summer Concert Schedule

 

 

IBE Summer Celebration 2017…Music Heritage Festival

MUSIC HERITAGE FESTIVAL I
Music Heritage Festival I free outdoor concert features Johnny Gill along with Atlantic Starr and Zapp Band. Bring your friends and family out for a good time at American Legion Mall on Friday, July 14th.  Kick off your Summer Celebration Weekend right.   Showtime 6:00 pm.  VIP seating is available for $40.
MUSIC HERITAGE FESTIVAL II
Enjoy Indy’s own Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds and Fantasia along with special guest Chante Moore for Music Heritage Festival II.  Make your way to Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Friday, July 15th for the hottest concert of the summer.
Doors open 6:30 pm
Showtime 7:30 pm

IBE’S ALL WHITE AFFAIR
THE OFFICIAL AFTER PARTY for
MUSIC HERITAGE FESTIVAL II

IBE’s All White Affair on Saturday, July 15th at 9:00 PM features DJ Kid Capri and Hip Hop artist Mystikal.  Come party with celebrities in town for Summer Celebration weekend.  Tickets are $25 (limited amount).

 

21 and over.

Pavilion at Pan Am Plaza

INDIANA BLACK EXPO, INC. | 317-925-2702|  http://www.IndianaBlackExpo.com
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“My Life, My Vibe” June 2017

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Hello All,

For those of you who follow this blog, are aware that May & June are my most busiest months by way of me going out and making community connections for my 9-5. Which leaves little to no time for blogging on the side, however I will never leave you hanging. I will be posting behind the scenes from time to time on all the goodness and adventures from The Evolution! Society with my family and my work in the community (my family is my Evolution Team so yes they will be in the photos).

But don’t forget we always give you your Motivational Mondays, Wellness Wednesday and “Things We Are Lovely Lately. So go out and catch life with some gratitude this season….we look forward to seeing you out in the community…stay tuned and be inspired…many blessings!

We look forward to being of continued service to you and I hope you will enjoy the benefits of our new co-op networking community. Please let us know what you’re doing in your business and community, your feedback is very important to us! Positive Mind…Positive Vibe…Positive Life

What do you plan on doing new this month?

XOXO

“C”

Broadripple Art Fair

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Monthly Affirmation:

“Pay It Forward”

Monthly Challenge:

Rebuild Your Spirit: Service Your Community Challenge

Book of The Month

“The MisAdventures of Awkward Black Girl

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 “Join The Movement”

Crystal Dixon CEO/Event Director

The Evolution Society LLC

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http://www.linkedin.com/in/evolutioneventsllc/

 

Indiana Black Expo Business Conference

Indiana Black Expo Business Conference presented 
by KeyBank®
July 10- 11, 2017
Indiana Convention Center
The 2017 Indiana Black Expo Business Conference presented by KeyBank is an exciting, jam-packed 2-day conference of workshops, symposiums, receptions and networking opportunities held during the first week of IBE’s Summer Celebration. The goal of the Indiana Black Expo Business Conference is to provide a venue to empower diverse business owners, entrepreneurs, and professionals with information and resources that will assist them in achieving financial and professional success.
Workshop presenters and expert panelists will share business opportunities within Central Indiana, universities and college, and state and federal agencies. Business owners and financial representatives will provide strategies on growing your business through leveraging relationships and obtaining financial resources. For executives, presenters will share effective strategies for career advancement by Bringing your “A” Game.
Over the years, the conference has blossomed into one of the premier events of Summer Celebration and offers a wealth of information and opportunity for Indiana’s existing and aspiring business communities. The conference offers something for everyone.
All business conference events are free; however, seating is on a first-come, first-served basis so on-line registration is highly recommended.
Mayor’s Breakfast
WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
Monday, July 10, 2017
8:30 am – 10:15 am
Mayor’s Breakfast
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
City of Indianapolis – Project Pipeline:
Building B2B Connections in Central Indiana
12:30  – 2:00 pm
“Growing and sustaining your business”
2:15 pm – 3:45 pm
Indy Chamber Entrepreneur Service – One Page Business Plan
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Bringing Your “A” Game
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Professional Networking Reception
TUESDAY, JULY 11, 2017
9:30 am – 11:00 am
Accessing Contracts with Indiana State and Federal Government
11:15 am  – 1:00 pm
“We Are State Educational Institutions” – Universities and College, Centers of Economic Opportunities for Indiana Businesses
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Professional Development Session
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Governor’s Award Reception -RSVP required
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
US Housing and Urban Development and Small Business Administration (HUD/SBA) Resource Workshop – “Federal Partnerships for Entrepreneurs”
PRESENTING SPONSOR
CO SPONSOR

National Urban League On TV One

State of Black America

All-Star Political & Cultural Panel Debates State of Black America on TV One May 31

The National Urban League Wire
From the President’s Desk:

The nation’s leading commentators challenge one another on topics such as job creation, voting rights, and criminal justice reform during the National Urban League’s first-ever national television special: “National Urban League Presents: State of Black America,” premiering May 31, 8pm ET, on TV One.

  • Dr. Michael Eric Dyson is a Georgetown University professor and author;
  • Attorney Angela Rye is a frequent political commentator on CNN and an NPR political analyst;
  • Touré is an American writer, music journalist, cultural critic, and television personality;
  • GOP consultant Paris Dennard is an NPR Political Analyst and CNN Political commentator;
  • Democratic political strategist Symone Sanders served as national press secretary for presidential candidate Bernie Sanders;
  • Journalist Jeff Johnson appears on BET and serves as a national communications consultant;
  • GOP strategist Angela Sailor served as director of the Republican National Committee’s Coalitions Department

Moderating the dynamic discussion is Roland Martin, managing editor of TV One’s NewsOne Now. Urban League Young Professionals and Guild chapters are hosting both live and virtual watch parties – check with your local Urban League affiliate for more information. Join the conversation on social media by following @NatUrbanLeague and @TVOneTV and sharing your thoughts using the hashtag #StateofBlackAmerica.