Category: Black History Month

Council to Host Annual Black History Month Celebration and Poindexter Awards Recognition

Virtual Event and Awards Presentation Honors Black Health and Wellness Who:Council President Shannon G. HardinMembers of City CouncilDr. William Hicks II, Vascular Neurologist at OhioHealthCarolineINSPIRES BennetPastor Julius Lancaster, All Nations ColumbusRobert Fleming When:Friday, February 18, 2022Noon Where:Council’s Facebook pageor the City of…

Black History Month Day 14 – Lincoln Cafe

Black History Month began as “Negro History Week,” which was created in 1926 by Carter G. Woodson, a noted African American historian, scholar, educator, and publisher. It became a month-long celebration in 1976. The month of February was chosen to…