Since January 1971, the Grammy Award winning Sounds of Blackness have consistently performed, recorded and proudly proclaimed the music, culture and history of African Americans to audiences around the world.
Senator Parker Remembers Civil Rights and Media Legend Percy Sutton “The passing of Mr. Percy Sutton is a tragic loss for our nation. Not only have we lost one of the great icons of American Politics, but we have also lost a man who dedicated his life to ensure that everyone is afforded the same rights and opportunities.” “Percy Sutton inspired millions of African Americans all over the world and fought with great courage for many righteous causes.
In his continued efforts to spread the holiday joy, State Senator Kevin Parker will present a ceremonial $100,000 check to the Madison Square Boys and Girls Club to aid in the development and expansion of the youth organization facility which has successfully served the Flatbush district for many years.
Senator Kevin Parker will usher in the 2009 holiday season by distributing free, individually wrapped turkeys on Thursday, November 20, 2009, to local houses of worship, community based organizations and senior centers. In an effort to assist the neediest in our community, Sen.