Houston, TX – The Black Golf Alliance (The Alliance), a group of primarily African American golfers came together recently to celebrate Juneteenth with an inaugural golf event.
During the closing ceremony of the weekend, the Alliance presented Dr. Gary Grandison, head coach for TSU golf, with a check for $7,500. More than 80 golfers from 20 different locales supported this year’s event. The mission of the Alliance is to grow the game of golf in the black community through love, unity, and respect for each other and the game itself. For more information about the Black Golf Alliance visit https://blackgolfalliance.com/.
This vibrant celebration marks the day that 250,000 enslaved black people in Texas were freed.
The post Celebrating Freedom From Slavery, Ignorance And Injustice Central To Juneteenth appeared first on Zenger News. […]
By Staff What inspired you to become an entrepreneur? I’m inspired by family, particularly, my mom and my faith. I’ve known entrepreneurship intimately since childhood. I watched my mother manage multiple entrepreneurial ventures, owning a […]
After weeks of media coverage about rioters and looters who hijacked protests following George Floyd’s death, Washington D.C. held its breath as Juneteenth marches wound up their springs on Friday. No one needed to worry. […]