Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Nicole Smith, Economic Development Coordinator for the City of Manassas. They discuss the major employers in Manassas, existing business retention and expansion and doing business in Manassas.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Ken Oldham, CEO of the United Way of Frederick County. They discuss Stuff the Bus campaign, the Unity Campaign and other projects happening at the United Way of Frederick County. For more information about United Way of Frederick County and what they offer, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Bonnae Meshulan, Executive Director of The Boys & Girls Club of Westminster. They discuss summer camps that will run from June to the end of August. They also talk about The Boys & Girls Club of Westminster’s new building in downtown Westminster. For more information The Boys & Girls Club of Westminster and their summer camps, visit their website.
Yolanda Vasquez talks with Russell Myers Jr., Department Adjutant for the American Legion Department of Maryland. They discuss the organization and their programs for veterans, youth and support for patriotism and national defense. They also discuss the 100th anniversary of the organization that will take place in 2019. For more information of the American Legion Department of Maryland, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with James McCarron, Mayor of Taneytown. They discuss what’s new in Taneytown. They also discuss new businesses in the town. For more information on the City of Taneytown, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Missie Wilcox, Board Member for Carroll County Food Sunday. They discuss the organization and their mission to the community. They also discuss the Farm Table to Brunch that will take place Saturday, July 14th. For more information on the event and Carroll County Food Sunday, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Lisa Picker, Director of Communications for the Carroll County Public Library. They discuss the Summer Discovery Reading Program, the Dessert and Discourse Speaker Series, and other programs the Carroll County Public Libraries offer. For more information on the Carroll County Public Libraries and all their programs, visit their website.
Elena Russo speaks with Erica Harrison, Associate Curator and Festival Director for the Greater Reston Arts Center. This year features the 27th Annual Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival. The mission of the Arts Center is to enhance community life through visual art. Artists will come from all over the nation to showcase their work.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Kevin Krisko, Founder & President for images for Good. images for Good is a faith-inspired social enterprise that provides photographic support to service organizations and programs connecting them with volunteer photographers from schools and photography organizations. For more information, go to www.imagesforGood.org.
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"As women continue to lag behind men in attaining leadership positions, the need for more women leaders in communities increases. Lisa Bowman, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of United Way Worldwide shares a discussion on her organization's efforts in empowering young girls and women through access to mentoring and leadership programs. Bringing powerful women leaders together can create a sustainable and strong community.