Join Booker T. Washington High School as they host their 3rd and final community blood drive of the year!  The goal is 49 units so that the school will receive a $1000 scholarship! SIGN UP TODAY!

You must be at least 17 years old (16 with parental consent), weigh at least 115 pounds and be in generally good health.

BE READY! Follow these guidelines to make sure you can give:

Drink plenty of fluids 1 to 6 hours in advance

Eat a balanced meal 1 to 4 hours in advance

If your iron level has been too low to donate, the following iron-rich foods might help: Lean beef, chicken, turkey, fish, shrimp, oysters, broccoli, spinach, brussels sprouts, sweet potatoes, green beans, tomatoes, whole grain bread, brown rice, whole grain cereal, enriched pasta, tortillas, berries, watermelon, cherries, grapes, oranges, grapefruit, plums, and dried fruit, nuts, unrefined sugar, molasses.

Here’s the appointment link to sign-up! https://ww2.clublifeblood.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/59878


Goodwill Excel Center – HS Diploma Program
A tuition-free school for adults who want to earn a high school diploma!

Excel Center Adlut HS Diploma Program

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Creative Learning Academy is currently seeking to fill the following positions:

1. Preschool Teacher

2. Bus Driver with F Endorsement or willing to receive one (We have mini-vans not huge buses)

3. After Care Teacher

4. Pre-K Teacher

5. Wobbler Teacher

6. Toddler Teacher

We are conducting interviews Tuesday, September 15th from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Please call Ms. Alexcia today at 901-566-0170 to schedule your appointment.

The St Paul Baptist Church will host its annual Health Fair and Back To School Picnic Sunday, August 3rd from 12:30PM to3:30PM.

This is an event like no other because not only will the church give away backpacks full of school supplies, free vision screenings and free haircuts, but kids will also enjoy a game truck, inflatable bouncer, inflatable basketball goal, a race car from Autobahn Indoor Speedway, face painting and Camaro Kings and Queens Car Show will also be onsite.

Parents can get blood pressure screenings and HIV testing at this event also.

Even though food trucks and Parker’s Water ice will be onsite, the church will provide free hamburgers and hot dogs to guests.

This event is open to the public and will take place at St. Paul Baptist Church located at 2124 East Holmes Road. Children must be present to receive school supplies. Documentation not required.

The church is still accepting backpack and school supply donations. If you would like to make a donation, contact Kim Durham, the Event Coordinator, at 901-830-8182.