Spelman College hosts panel discussion on dating and sexual health
10/17/2013, 6:05 p.m.
Black PR Society of Atlanta Wins “Chapter of the Year”
The Black Public Relations Society of Atlanta was named “Chapter of the Year” at the 2013 National Black Public Relations Society Conference & Career Fair, held October 3-6 in Atlanta. The recognition was announced during the annual convention’s Founders Luncheon & Awards ceremony honoring outstanding individuals and companies committed to advancing the organization’s mission of diversifying the public relations industry with people of color.
Atlanta is one of 11 Black Public Relations Society chapters across the country. The local chapter was founded in 2001 to increase the active participation and employment of people of color in the practice and study of public relations through professional development, scholarship and networking opportunities.
Dog and Cat Vaccination Event Saturday
A community outreach event focused on providing services to pet owners in Atlanta neighborhoods without affordable and accessible general pet wellness care will take place on Saturday. Free rabies and basic vaccinations for dogs and cats, free spay/neuter and dog training sign ups, and pet food will be offered while supplies last. The vaccinations will take place at the Pets for Life Center, 809 Hollywood Rd., Atlanta 30318, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 19. The event is for pet owners in the Center Hill and Bankhead communities only, including zip codes 30318, 30314 and 30310.