WCLK Public Affairs Block

Community Engagement
11:00 am
Sat July 19, 2014

Fulton Focus Features National Night Out, Back To School, Affordable Housing and Election Info

Fulton Focus is a partnership between WCLK and Fulton County Communications that helps everyone be aware of programs and initiatives available to the nearly 1 million people living in WCLK's home county.

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Arts
11:35 am
Thu July 17, 2014

Underground Atlanta Heritage Arts and Soul Festival July 25-27

Underground Atlanta has been a proud supporter of WCLK for many years.  There is a big event coming up at Underground Atlanta Friday through Sunday, July 25 through the 27th.  The 19th Annual Heritage Arts and Soul Festival will include over 30 artists and designers, an artist lecture series, live music, and special heritage events. 

For information about all of the events at this year's Heritage Arts and Soul Festival, click here.

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Community Engagement
10:20 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Hosea Feed The Hungry Back To School Jamboree Sunday @ Turner Field

Credit Jonathon Phillips http://capturelifethroughthelens.com/

Hosea Feed the Hungry extends their summer efforts of helping working families and those families who are less fortunate by hosting their annual Back to School Jamboree. The annual event will be held on Sunday, July 13, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Turner Field Red parking lot.

This event comes just in time for families as they begin to plan for the end of summer and beginning of a new year at school. The event is open to all families and the admission is absolutely free. Children will receive a backpack filled with school supplies.

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Arts
11:15 am
Tue June 24, 2014

Harlem Fine Arts Show In ATL June 26-29 Only

The Harlem Fine Arts Show continues with it's 5th Year Anniversary nationwide tour in Atlanta June 26 - June 29 at 200 Peachtree Street in Downtown Atlanta.

HFAS 2014, in partnership with the National Black Arts Festival, is one of the largest and most prestigious collections of works featuring African-American emerging and established artists from around the world. Our Atlanta show includes more than 40 artists. Artists from past shows have included Leroy Campbell, Corinthia Peoples, Elizabeth Baez, Woodrow Nash, True African Art, and more.

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Community Engagement
12:14 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

HBCU Alumni Association 10k/5k Run Walk Coming Sat June 28

Going on seven years now, the Atlanta HBCU Alumni Alliance (AHBCUAA) has galvanized thousands of HBCU alumni, family and friends in support of health awareness and scholarship with their annual 5k/10k Run-Walk.  This year's event takes stages from Grant Park on Saturday, June 28.

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Community Engagement
3:38 pm
Thu June 12, 2014

How Big Is Your Dream?

Jorel "JFly" Flynn is an artist, drummer, producer, and writer.  He is also the founder of the How BIG Is Your Dream Foundation, a non profit organization whose mission is to promote, educate, and develop the youth in our community to excel in music.

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Community Engagement
11:42 am
Tue March 25, 2014

Smart N Up Conference Saturday @ GWCC Features Tavis Smiley

Saturday's Smart N Up Conference features a solution focussed discussion centered toward conquering social injustice within the community.  It will be hosted by Tavis Smiley, but the focus is on bringing young people together to generate their own solutions for endemic poverty and inequality.

From the Smart N Up Facebook:

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