NANBPWC Third Annual Fundraiser Cabaret
The Toledo Club of (NANBPWC) National Association of Negro
Business and Professional Women's Club, Inc. held the third
annual 60's, 70's and 80's Fundraiser Cabaret on Saturday,
February 8 at the UAW Hall at 5411 Jackman Road.
Since February is Black History Month, the music
theme highlighted African-American music from the 60's, 70's
and 80's as guest dressed in afro wigs and fringes.
The fundraiser was a great night of fun for everyone in
In honor of "Heart Month,” donations for chocolate
heart-shaped boxes of candy were given out to guest.
Music was provided by DJ Big Trav who kept the dance floor
full as he played music of blast from the past. Special
guest entertainment was provided by music from the past,
such as, James Brown, Whitney Houston and blues singers.
Door prizes were given throughout the night that were
donated by the Toledo Club Members donated.
NANBPWC INC Toledo Club President Frances Collins, PhD,
thanked all present for their support as she led the special
feature of the evening. A contest for the best dressed
costumes from each era was a great highlight of the evening.
Three guests from each decade were voted on by the audience
for first, second and third places.
Clara Brank and Delores (Dee) Bates were the co-chairs for
the Fundraiser and really did a wonderful job in planning
Toledo Club members consist of:
Frances Collins, Toledo Club President, Denise Black-Poon,
Alexii Collins, Denise Cardwell, Wilma Brown, Mary F.
Dawson, Ethel Scott, Marquita Scott Chong, Crystal Darnell
Harris, Carla Smith, Mironda Harris, Barbara Tucker, BJ
Tucker, Beverly Tucker, Deborah Carlisle, Karen Jarrett,
Donna Todd, Tommie McGee, Iris Pat Page Jones, Sherry
Reed, Wanda Terrell- Galloway, Tyra Smith- Gabriel, Carla
Hill , Clara Brank, and Delores Bates,