June 15, 2021 June 15, 2021 Tiffany Johnson sent in a flier offering a $1,500 scholarship to a college junior or senior with an engineering major, to encourage “young women’s participation in global water management.” — Upcoming Events June 16: Diversity in Tech summit with Rep. Alma Adams, 12:30 p.m. via Zoom. Register here. June 16 Virtual town hall on Zoom with N.C. Sen. Natasha Marcus, 7-8 p.m. Register here. June 16: African American Community Foundation Grant Writing Series #7: “Bringing ti All Together”, Zoom. See here for time and registration details. June 17-20: 24th Annual Juneteenth Celebration. Details here. June 18-19: Blumenthal Performing Arts 1st Annual Juneteenth Jam. Details here. June 19: Fifty-Plus Dinner, pickup or by delivery from FWC Community Development Center. June 22: Virtual community meeting on transit oriented development on the LYNX Silver Line, 5:30 p.m. Info and sign-up here. June 23: Supportive Housing Communities Virtual Night In fundraiser, 7 p.m. Registration details to follow. To sponsor or donate, e-mail Robin Hancock. June 24: Open Tables with MeckMin, 6-7:30 p.m, theme: Forgiveness. Register here. June 30: Applicant information session for those who might seek one-year grant awards averaging $25,000 from Unite Charlotte, 11 a.m. Register here. Details here. July 13: “Shopping for Tickets (Applying and interviewing)”, 3-4:30 p.m., free, for youth 16-24, a CM library “virtual career cruise.” Register here. Flier here. Aug. 3: “Learning the Native Language and Customs (Soft Skills)”, 3-4:30 p.m., free, for youth 16-24, a CM library “virtual career cruise.” Register here. Flier here. Sept. 8: Democratic Women of Mecklenburg Annual “Paint the Town Blue” fundraiser. — News & Handouts Alma Adams 6-15 6-16 Nasif Majeed 6-11 Natasha Marcus 6-11 — Charlotte Housing & Neighborhood Services 6-10 Goodwill Industries 6-15 Knight Foundation 6-13 NC Dept. of Health & Human Services 6-11 Read Charlotte 6-15 Urban League 6-15 Gala video here.