Golden Decade Foundation

“Bring the Past Into the Present To Make a Difference”

The GDF reconnects and builds on friendships established over the years. Join The GDF as we make a positive impact on the future.

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Deborah (DeeBee) A. Hall updated their profile
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Deborah (DeeBee) A. Hall is now a member of Golden Decade Foundation
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"Which new building is this on Comm Ave...?  The Ave looks so different!"
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Robin Robinson is now a member of Golden Decade Foundation
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Diane Kern posted an event

Diane on Upcoming Show: "Finding Romance at Any Age" at WOL-Radio, 1450 AM

September 27, 2014 from 8am to 9am
Sep 25
Diane Kern updated their profile
Sep 25
Kim Houston updated their profile
Sep 21
Kim Houston is now a member of Golden Decade Foundation
Sep 21
Lisa Henely Strattford is now a member of Golden Decade Foundation
Aug 20
Joseph E Williams is attending Colin Rock's event

GOLDEN DECADE FOUNDATION REUNION/CONFERENCE at BOSTON UNIVERSITY & SURROUNDING VENUES

September 19, 2014 to September 21, 2014
Our Reunion/Conference will layer in with BU's Alumni Weekend and the school's 2nd COBA (Celebration of Black Alumni).  We'll participate in COBA events, but we'll have our own events also!  Announcement of our 2014 GDF Scholarship winners, honoring Richard Fields, Prof. Adelaide Cromwell, and Alfre Woodard for her role in 2013's Oscars Film of The Year, "12 Years a Slave",  meeting other younger Alumni of Color and current Umoja Students, party like we always do @ Mark Kennedy's house, and…See More
Jul 20
GDF.NING Admin commented on Colin Rock's event GOLDEN DECADE FOUNDATION REUNION/CONFERENCE
"              If you need a hotel in Boston, go here: Holiday Inn Brookline 1200 Beacon St. Brookline, MA 02446 1.617.277.1200…"
Jul 10
Colin Rock posted an event

GOLDEN DECADE FOUNDATION REUNION/CONFERENCE at BOSTON UNIVERSITY & SURROUNDING VENUES

September 19, 2014 to September 21, 2014
Our Reunion/Conference will layer in with BU's Alumni Weekend and the school's 2nd COBA (Celebration of Black Alumni).  We'll participate in COBA events, but we'll have our own events also!  Announcement of our 2014 GDF Scholarship winners, honoring Richard Fields, Prof. Adelaide Cromwell, and Alfre Woodard for her role in 2013's Oscars Film of The Year, "12 Years a Slave",  meeting other younger Alumni of Color and current Umoja Students, party like we always do @ Mark Kennedy's house, and…See More
Jul 9
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"Thanks for posting pics DQM! "
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Duane's book "May First"

One of the people who stopped, in Times Square, what could've been what The Boston Marathon bombing could've been.  Duane wouldn't be here now...  God Bless.

Check out the website...   http://mayfirstthebook.com/

 

 

 

Created by GDF.NING Admin Jul 5, 2013 at 2:04pm. Last updated by GDF.NING Admin Nov 18.

GDF OCTOBER 4-6, 2013 CONFERENCE

IT'S THAT TIME AGAIN......!!!!

WE'RE LOOKING FORWARD TO ANOTHER EXCEPTIONAL GDF CONFERENCE/REUNION!



TIME TO BEGIN YOUR PROCESS OF CONTRIBUTING TO THE GDF'S GROWTH AND SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM.



WE NEED YOU TO RESPOND TO THIS QUICK SURVEY:



1) SUGGESTIONS FOR TOPICS @ CONFERENCE



               retirement savings

               health

               burial policy

               elder care

               franchise…

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Created by GDF.NING Admin Feb 24, 2013 at 12:35pm. Last updated by GDF.NING Admin Feb 24, 2013.

Milton "Bus" Howard in Dreamgirls!

If you are in DiMarVa .... go check out Milton "Bus" Howard in DreamGirls! before it closes at the end of the first week in January 2013.

GET YOUR TICKETS ASAP! THIS IS DC'S EQUIVALENT TO BROADWAY!

YOU'VE GOT TO BE THERE!

Bus says "Come and check out Dreamgirls at Signature Theatre in Shirlington, Va. I'm playing the role of Marty.

That's the Danny Glover role in the movie."…

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Created by GDF.NING Admin Nov 28, 2012 at 9:27pm. Last updated by GDF.NING Admin Nov 28, 2012.

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Shame on this University

In an article discussing the incoming class demographics at BU:

"The Class of 2016 is 5 percent African American, 10 percent Hispanic, and 20 percent Asian. . . . . In total, interna­tional students account for 11 percent of the admitted students, and they hail from 103 countries."
from Bostonia Magazine, Summer 2012 Edition

Posted by Francine Kirven White on July 14, 2012 at 12:33am

Your Thoughts on GDF's Conference and COBA - Alumni Weekend 2011

So we created the Ning Social Network for GDF Members & Friends to share thoughts, recommendations, comments, etc.  What did you think of the Alumni Weekend, COBA, and The GDF Conference?

Posted by GDF.NING Admin on November 11, 2011 at 10:51pm

Impressive Umoja Students...

Big Ups to all of the current Umoja fam who came out to network and party with the Ol' BU Alumni Folks during Alumni Weekend! We all are impressed with you and wish you all the best and continued success!

 

Posted by Colin Rock on November 11, 2011 at 10:48pm — 2 Comments

Find Your African Ancestry With A Black-Owned DNA Testing Company

 Wow! Listening to www.wbai.org Public Radio and heard about a Black Owned ancestry DNA company that has a data base of over 25,000 samples of African DNA to link you up to your African tribal ancestry. 

Here's the website www.africanancestry.com  Wow!

 

"The science behind our single lineage tests is the same as what most other companies offer. What makes African Ancestry different…

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Posted by Colin Rock on September 19, 2011 at 4:00pm

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