Urban Forum Northwest

Urban Forum NW 09 – 12 – 19

with Co-Host Hayward Evans:


*Congressman Andre’ Carson (D) Representative for Indiana’s 7th congressional district that includes four-fifths of Indianapolis. He will comment on the Annual Legislative Conference hosted by the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation in Washington DC September 11-15. The policy conference will address Issues impacting African Americans and Blacks globally.

*KL Shannon, Vice Chair, Seattle/King County Martin Luther King Jr. Organizing Coalition comments on the MLK 2020 event that will begin the planning process at Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, September 17 6:30 pm.

*Debadutta Dash, Co -Chair, Washington State and India Trade Relations Action Committee has been invited to meet with India Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Houston, Texas September 22. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee and Congressman Al Green both represent some or all of Houston accepted the invitation to meet Prime Minister Modi.

*Henry Yates of Tabor 100 comment on the organization’s upcoming Annual Gala on Saturday, September 28 at the Waterfront Marriott Hotel in Seattle. He will announce the Crystal Eagle Awardees that include Attorney Lem Howell, Keith Williams of Flyright Productions and others that Henry will mention on air.

*Bill North comments on the work being done on behalf of the Francis B. North Initiative whose purpose is to support young women in the retail business and provide scholarships. The event will be held at the Northwest African American Museum on what would be her 100th Birthday on September 29.

*Mary Hopkins, President, Mount Zion Baptist Church Women’s Ministries invites you to the Women’s Ministries Fall Workshop on Saturday, September 21 9:00 am-3:00 pm the speaker will be Reverend Gina Jacobs Strain, Executive Director, American Baptist Women’s Ministries.