June 23, 2017

Community News

SF Chronicle: "Go Home"...Not Exactly...Go See "Fresh Prince of Bel- Air's "Home" at LHT...SF Small Business Week & More
May 13, 2017

Wright Enterprises Community Spotlight Thursday, May 11, 2017

Wright Enterprises-Community Spotlight
Wright Enterprises-Community Spotlight Press Release
May 11, 2017
 
San Francisco Chronicle Article on "Home"  
by Samm-Art Williams 
(Producer/Writer for Will Smith's 
Breakthrough  
TV Show "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air") 
Lorraine Hansberry Theatre's Production of "Home" Produced on Broadway
Previews Tonight and Opens Friday Night @AAACC!
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Photos:Paul Kuroda
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Britney Frasier and Tristan Cunningham in "Home."
(Click Link to Listen! Great Job, Nikki Thomas!)
Thank You, Gerry Dove!
SMALL BUSINESS WEEK SAN FRANCISCO, MAY 15-20
Celebrate Small Business Week 2017 at a historic yacht club located in one of the most vibrant communities in San Francisco. Join local entrepreneurs and small business owners and listen to how these innovators successfully navigate real business challenges and turn ideas into local impact. Don't miss an evening of excellent food, vibrant conversations, and a soulful discussion with African American Entrepreneurs - untapped.
 
Sponsored by: San Francisco African American Chamber of Commerce, Main Street Launch, Bayview Merchants Association and Renaissance Bayview
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Moderator: Brigette LeBlanc and Speakers: Monetta White, Darolyn Davis, Anita Butler and Yolanda Jones
A panel of African American Women who have been in business close to 20 years in the City and County of San Francisco, who have been "Leading the Charge," will share stories of success in contracting. This is a free entrepreneurship panel hosted by PG&E for SF Small Business Week. The event is Thursday, May 18th, 3:30pm to 5:00pm.
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President Carol Tatum and Team Keep on Keeping On...
   
Coming Soon!
 
FIND OUT ABOUT OVERALL SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
& UNIQUE ONES LIKE THE MAISON REVOLUTION SCREENING@SFBFF MEDIA BRIEFING JUNE 14... 
 
ROBIN & CONNIE FABULOUS LADIES...YOU'RE DOING A GREAT JOB WITH YOUR TEAM! VIVA MAISON! OUI!
Thank You Johnnie Burrell!  What Would WE do without You!
Just in Case you Missed the Oakland International Film Festival's 
40th Anniversary Celebration of "Roots!"
 
Kudos David Roach, Founder & Director of the Oakland International Film Festival. On Saturday, April, 8, 2017, the Oakland International Film Festival concluded its 15th Annual film festival with a celebration of "ROOTS," an American television mini-series that was based on author Alex Haley's novel, "ROOTS," the saga of an American family. Enjoy the celebration and stars Lou Gossett Jr, Mario Van Peebles, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Mandela Van Peebles, Mark Wolper, Kiami Nichols, and more.
"They May Take Your Name, But They Can't Take Your Game," Mario Van Peebles!
Thanks Johnnie Burrell & Phyllis Bowie for the "One on One" Interviews
at the Oakland International Film Festival.
Mario Van Peebles & Phyllis Bowie
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Amid the excitement of the opening of Actor & Humanitarian Danny Glover's "93 Days," a Nollywood produced film, the Golden State Warriors are invited to attend San Francisco Black Film Festival XIX, June 15-18 with films from around the world to entertain, educate, enlighten and engage. Wright Enterprises' Jackie Wright, a first time filmmaker has a film co-directed with Jack LiVolsi in the festival, "Love Separated in Life...Love Reunited in Honor," that screens at the Marines Memorial Hotel, Sunday, June 18th during a "Tribute to Veterans & Fathers," 3:45 p.m. The screening to include other films, begins at 2:00 p.m. Marines Memorial Hotel is located at 609 Sutter Street in San Francisco. See all the great films of San Francisco Black Film Festival XIX, including a free community program at the DeYoung Museum in Golden Gate Park, Tonight, June 16, 2017.
Following the successful Wednesday June 14 packed standing room only Media Briefing & VIP Reception at the San Francisco Veterans Building, Opening Night for San Francisco Film Festival XIX is ďAn Intimate Night with Danny Glover, synchronizing with the spirit and theme of the festivalís multicultural mission to create a platform for emerging filmmakers to engage established artists.