Keynote Speaker at 34th Annual HANA Scholarship Fundraiser and Awards Gala

School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2) was honored to serve as the Keynote Speaker at the 34th Annual Scholarship Fundraising and Awards Gala. Thanks to HANA President Marsha Eloi, Ms. Marie Etienne, officers, members, and all nurses for your wonderful care and service to our children and families.

We salute HANA for awarding our deserving female students with scholarships.

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Speaking with our seniors at AARP NW Chapter 4686 Meeting

School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2) presents M-DCPS and District 2 update to members at the AARP NW Chapter 4686 meeting held at Charles Hadley Park.

Thanks to AARP President Debra Dawkins, President Emeritus Nancy Dawkins, Professor Sam Latimore, board, and members for your support and service to our children and families.

Girl Power 2018 Women’s History Honors Celebration at Brownsville Middle School

School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2) was honored at Girl Power’s 2018 Women’s History Honors Celebration held at Brownsville Middle School. Also honored were: Ms. Dorothy Wallace (Founder of COPE Center South), Ms. Carolyn “Klani” Nesbitt (Founder/CEO of Concerned African Women), Ms. Regina Davis (M-DCPS PTSA President), and Ms. Zoe Terry (Founder/CEO of Zoe’s Dolls).

Thanks to President Thema Campbell and Girl Power for this wonderful recognition.

Many Happy Hearts present scholarship to Miami Edison Senior student

School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2) is proud to introduce Mr. Olisa Nelson Nwaofor, senior Honors student at Miami Edison Senior High School at the 1st Annual Many Happy Hearts Golf Classic.

Thanks to Jose Garcia, Many Happy Hearts, and sponsors for providing a college scholarship for Olisa. Special Shout Out to Principal Leon Maycock for supporting and educating our Red Raiders!

Charles R. Drew K-8 Center Magnet Perform for our Seniors

School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2) was proud to sponsor the “Celebration of Life” Charles R. Drew K-8 Center Magnet Showcase for our seniors at Mildred and Claude Pepper Towers. Our talented students were simply amazing! They are all ready for Alvin Ailey!!!!

Community prays for our Brownsville Middle School students

School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2) was excited to attend the 1st Annual Prayers Around The School community event held at Brownsville Middle School.

Thanks Reverend Larrie Lovett, clergy, Principal Miller, educators, elected officials, parents, and community leaders for planning this incredible event and supporting our students. Go Falcons!

Marissa Alexander will serve as Keynote Speaker at 18th Annual No More Broken Hearts event

District 2 Breaking News – School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2) is excited to announce the Keynote Speaker for the 18th Annual No More Broken Hearts Domestic Violence Workshop – Ms. Marissa Alexander! Come and hear her emotional story and inspirational message to all domestic abuse survivors.

Our Workshop will take place Saturday, February 24, 2018, 8am – 2pm, at Charles R. Drew K-8 Center, 1801 NW 60th Street, Miami. Free and open to the public. Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be provided.