Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Lisa Wiederlight, the Executive Director of SafeMinds, about the impact of Autism and their upcoming Fashion Rocks Autism event. The event is to be held on September 28th, 2018 from 7 P.M. to 10 P.M.
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.
Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Chris Simon, a Board Member with the National Kidney Foundation, about the 8th annual “Rappel for Kidney Health.” The event will be held on June 2nd, from 9 A.M. - 5 P.M. at 201 N. Charles St. in Downtown Baltimore.
Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Tiffaney Quickley, the parent of two children who attend St. Francis Neighborhood Center, about the impact of the center, not just on her family, but on the community as a whole. The center is holding its Reservoir Hill Resource Fair and Music Festival on August 4th at German Park.
Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Kevin Kamenetz, Baltimore County Executive, about the use of body-worn cameras for Baltimore County police officers. They also discuss operating expenses, training and how the use of cameras creates better relationships with the community.
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Recorded on 10/3/17.
Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Richard Campbell, a member of the Baltimore Morehouse Alumni Association, about how the organization works to help students of the Baltimore region attend Morehouse College.