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Boston University Alumni Association BU Global Days of Service is coming to Mid-Atlantic! This April, thousands of BU alumni, students, faculty, and parents will come together through Global Days of Service.…
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St Luke Cafe - an open mic experience at St Luke AME

March 22, 2014 from 4pm to 7pm
Spoken Word Ministry offers the mic to poets and spoken word artists.See More
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W/ Cheryl Edwards Barclays Center 2013

I went to the HBCU Big Apple Tournament to support Cheryl Edwards and her son, who plays for Howard U. Howard won!
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"B or D train to Fordham Road  Walk Five Blocks East to Fordham U Campus.... or drive.... "
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Howard vs. Fordham Basketball Game at Fordham University Rose Hill Gym

December 14, 2013 from 2pm to 7pm
Hey New Yorkers....  Let's Get Together @ Howard U vs. Fordham U Basketball Gamein Da Bronx @ Fordham Univ Saturday 12/14/13 @ 2:00PMTo Support Sister Cheryl Edwards' Son Who Plays For Howard U.Date/Time:Sat, Dec 14 2013 at 2:00 PMHome Team:Fordham UniversityOpponent:Howard UniversityVenue:Rose Hill Gym 2014  Rose Hill GymSee More
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Manu Dibango New bell 1972

"I love the percussion beats and the sax on this!  Good party memories...."
Sep 9, 2013
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""All right! Thanks for joining The GDF Ning Experience!  Be sure to add comments, blog, photos and consider donating dues and scholarship funds to The GDF and volunteering for one of the committees.  We are glad to have you! …"
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Golden Decade Foundation


January 2014 marks the beginning of a new year for The Golden Decade Foundation.  We look forward to an even better year following our October 2013 Conference in Silver Spring, Maryland.


Dues for 2014 are requested for the period January 2014-December 2014.  All dues are payable upon receipt of Renewal Notice.


Our 2014 Conference will coincide with Boston University’s 2014 Alumni…


Created by GDF.NING Admin Jan 1, 2014 at 12:30pm. Last updated by GDF.NING Admin Jan 1.


Hi Golden Decade Foundation Members and Friends:

We wish you a Happy New Year filled with love, peace, and prosperity!

We are hoping that you will participate and commit to making this the best year ever for The Golden Decade Foundation.
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Let's start by taking advantage of remitting membership early this year in 2014.  This helps us with accounting, working to efficiently provide you with updates, news, website effectiveness, and building on…

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Shame on this University

In an article discussing the incoming class demographics at BU:

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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 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. 

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