Ladies of Colour throughout the state and past are anticipated to collect this Saturday, March 19th and Sunday, March 20th, 2022 on the Embassy Suites by Hilton within the Medical District from 10:00am to 7:00pm, to participate in one among Oklahoma Metropolis’s most celebrated occasion, The Ladies of Colour Expo of Oklahoma Metropolis. 

The admission to attend the Expo is Free to attend. Now in its 12th yr they’re anticipating to convey hundreds of ladies to the expo, rating it amongst one of many largest gatherings of its variety in Oklahoma. Because of the pandemic the Expo didn’t occur for the previous two years and predict data crowds this yr.

This occasion is organized and produced by Perry Publishing & Broadcasting with the intent to unifying girls of coloration of various ages and backgrounds and to strengthen bonds inside the neighborhood. The Expo will characteristic a bunch of entrepreneurs providing items and providers to expo attendees.

The Expo encompasses a day stuffed with workshops and seminars specializing in wellness, well being, funds, household and entrepreneurship. The Tremendous Session seminar by Guiding Proper, Inc. is titled, “That’s P – Had been Speaking Intercourse Positivity and HIV Prevention with Black Ladies”, that can be held at 11:15am and a couple of:00pm within the Everest Room.

The Ladies of Colour Expo may also host its annual Awards luncheon to acknowledge girls who’re deemed pillars of the neighborhood and are making a distinction.  Among the many honorees are Willa Johnson, The Honorable Annita Bridges and Edyth M. Owens are Life Time Achievement recipients; Cecilia Robinson-Woods for Girl of the 12 months; Dr. Kartina McDaniel the primary woman of Northeast Missionary Baptist Church and Katherine Cooper, First Girl of Prospect Missionary Baptist Church for Public Servant of the 12 months; Company Girl of the 12 months Kim Malone of Mercedes Benz of Oklahoma Metropolis and Shauntae’ Sourie of Mid America Christian College; Delonia “Dee” Lowe proprietor of Lamoor’s Household 1st DUI College for Entrepreneur of the 12 months; Dr. Stephanie Payments of Southern Tech and Teresa Turner of Heritage Corridor for Educators of the 12 months; Rita Freeney with Sister in Motions and Sippin Sisters for Impression of the 12 months; and the Black Ladies Rock recipients are Glady’s Inexperienced, Latifah Nuhu a Senior at John Marshall, Kayshe Houser a graduate of Langston College and Shania Shakura of Langston College and OCCC.  This can be hosted by KRMP AM/FM Coronary heart and Soul 92.1 & 1140 radio character Launa West and Energy 103.5 Morgan McKenzie.

Attendees can be handled to listen to this yr’s keynote speaker Lisa Raye a hollywood actress with credit in films, The Gamers Membership; For the Love of Cash; and lots of extra. 

Throughout the Expo attendees can have the prospect to win free new Thomasville eating room set and couch furnishings that’s offered by Ebenezer Baptist Church and Reverend Derrick Scobey.

New this yr is the Ladies of Colour Expo Sunday service going down at Fifth Road Baptist Church with Reverend Byron Coleman, Sunday, March 20th, 2022. Fifth Road is positioned at 801 NE 5th Road.

This Expo and Competition can also be sponsored by Mid America Christian College; Tinker Federal Credit score Union; Guiding Proper, Inc., Group Well being Facilities of Oklahoma; Mercedes Benz of Oklahoma Metropolis; Riverside Gardens Cemetery; Langston College, and Perry Publishing & Broadcasting Firm. 

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