Archive for the ‘Michelle Obama’ category

What a difference a day makes? A week? Three weeks to be exact. Our nation’s first African American First Lady is causing quite a stir and we are quite proud of her. Make sure you check out the March 2009 issue of Vogue in stores this week.

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Editor’s Note: Today’s weekly message is written by Ms. Janice Ferebee, MSW. She is the author of Got It Goin’ On™, an empowerment handbook series and curriculum for girls (featured on OPRAH and a recipient of a 2003 ESSENCE Award). For more information about girls’ self-esteem, life skills and leadership, contact Ms. Ferebee at 202-213-5646 [...]

“Everybody can be great because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. . .You don’t have to know the second theory of thermodynamics in physics to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul [...]

The Very Image of AffirmationIn Michelle Obama, Black Women See A Familiar Grace & Strength Writ Large
By DeNeen L. Brown and Richard LeibyWashington Post Staff WritersFriday, November 21, 2008; C01
Michelle Obama emerged, long and lean, from a black limousine that pulled up at the White House the other day. She stood in a bold red [...]

Sisters & Friends of iask, Inc. we are pleased to share with you that we are almost sold out of tickets to our historic 4th Annual Holiday Tea & Brunch which will be hosted this year on December 13, 2008 at the University of Maryland College Park Marriott Conference Center in Adelphi, Maryland.
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Dear iask sisters & fellow Americans:

It’s official America has elected her first black head of state and first lady. We at iask celebrate the election of Senator Obama & Mrs. Obama to the White House.

Please join us as we start a daily prayer vigil for the Obama family and this great nation starting [...]

Sisters Happy Autumn!!!!!–It’s hard to believe that summer has come and gone. I want to inform you all of some very exciting changes, upgrades, and events we have coming in the fall of 2008. They are as follows:

The iask inc. logo, and website/sister blog is undergoing a make-over which will be unveiled in the next [...]