Celebrities Give Back to Houston Small Businesses in Harvey Relief Effort
$10,000 Awarded to Small Business Owners Affected By Hurricane Harvey
Style Magazine Newswire | 9/6/2017, 11:49 a.m.
WHO: State Rep. Ron Reynolds, District 27
Derrick Reed, Mayor Pro Temp, Pearland
Jerome Love, President, Texas Black Expo
Rushion McDonald, Emmy Award-winning producer and entrepreneur
Janice Wilson, Kidztown Childcare, grant recipient
Angela Senegal, A.S. Physiques, grant recipient
Tracy Petry, Texas Dental, grant recipient
Revis Laws, Laws Services, grant recipient
Dr. Karon Wade, The Dentistry of Dr. Ka-Ron Y. Wade, grant recipient
Bukky Hamed, Bukky Enterprises, grant recipient
Chaun Roberts, Haute Dimensions, grant recipient
Charita Scott, House of Elevated, grant recipient
Terry Gobert, Southern Sound Systems, grant recipient
Lauren Kaplan, Two Sisters Pet Sitters, grant recipient
WHAT: In response to the Hurricane Harvey tragedy, the Texas Black Expo, a nonprofit organization, has partnered with Emmy Award-winning producer, entrepreneur and Houston native Rushion McDonald (“Steve Harvey,” “Family Feud,” “The Jamie Foxx Show”) to raise emergency micro-funding for small businesses affected by the storm. A second group of recipients will receive checks for $1,000 each during a check presentation ceremony to help them keep open the doors to their businesses. The goal of the Hurricane Harvey Small Business Relief Fund is to award $100,000 in micro-grants to small businesses.
WHEN September 7, 2017, 10:00 a.m.
& WHERE: Westwood Green Building
9494 Southwest Freeway, Ste. 650
Houston, TX 77074