The McCall Neighborhood Center, a cherished institution dedicated to celebrating African-American heritage and community achievements, is thrilled to announce the forthcoming release of its fourth African American Historical Calendar for 2024. This initiative, driven by a commitment to uphold the legacy of local trailblazers, organizations, and churches, also serves as a vital fundraiser for the center’s continued operations and programs.
This annual publication pays homage to individuals, institutions, and places that have paved the way for progress in the McCall neighborhood and beyond. The African American Historical Calendar showcases the community’s rich achievements, art, and cultural heritage. It is a testament to the enduring legacy of founder Leona Ford Washington, who envisioned a platform for celebrating African American heritage and fostering community unity.
As part of this fundraising initiative, McCall Neighborhood Center invites individuals and businesses to participate by purchasing advertisements in the 2024 African American Historical Calendar. The following advertising options are available:
- Full Page Ad: $100
- Half Page Ad: $50
- Business Listing: $15
- Church Listing: $15
- Events Listing (Birthday, Anniversary, etc.): $10
The deadline for ad submissions is November 10th, providing an excellent opportunity for businesses and individuals to show their support for this noble cause.
For each full-page ad purchased, contributors will receive a complimentary calendar and one free event date listing. Additional calendars are available for purchase for $10 each.
As a token of appreciation, McCall Neighborhood Center will recognize the generous contributors to this fundraiser project as “Olympian Supporters.” Donors who contribute $100 or more will be celebrated as GOLD supporters, those donating $50 or more as SILVER supporters, and contributors of $25 or more as BRONZE supporters.
For the past 38 years, McCall Neighborhood Center has remained steadfast in its mission to celebrate African American accomplishments and culture while providing a space for community engagement. The center is immensely grateful for the unwavering support it has received from friends and supporters throughout its journey.
McCall Neighborhood Center invites everyone to participate in this meaningful project by submitting an ad or contributing as an Olympian Supporter.
The McCall Neighborhood Center African American Historical Calendar Committee:
Doris M. Taylor
Karen Cooper Linen
For more information or to purchase an ad, visit https://mccallcenter.org
Your support ensures the continuation of our mission and honors the legacy of those who have paved the way for our community’s success.