Black Power Week

“Empowering, Educating, & Energizing Our People”
February 19-25, 2023

Monday, February 20, 2023
Mississippi Mass Choir Concert AT 6:00 P. M.
Venue: Morning Star Baptist Church
Sponsored By: KOKA The Heart of Gospel

Tuesday, February 21, 2023
Tuesday Morning Breakfast
Special Ceremony Honoring Orlandeaux’s Cafe
Venue: Orlandeaux on the Lake AT 9:00 A. M.
Sponsored By: Tuesday Morning Breakfast Group & Shreveport-Bossier African American Chamber

Black History Program
Venue: David Raines Library AT 11:30 AM
Sponsored By: Shreve Memorial Library

Wednesday, February 22, 2023
African American Wax Museum
Venue: Oak Park Elementary School AT 9 AM
Sponsored By: Caddo Parish Schools

Prayer Power
Venue: Pleasant Hill Baptist Church AT 12 NOON
Sponsored By: Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. Shreveport Alumnae Chapter

Social Hour & Comedy Show
Venue: LOL Comedy Club AT 6 PM
Sponsored By: Caddo Alliance of Black School Educators

Thursday, February 23, 2023
The Grassroots Forum AT 9:00 A. M.
Recognize African American Veterans /LIVE ON KOKA
Sponsored By: Commissioner Ken Epperson

Christian Service
Community Service AT 11:30 AM
Sponsored By: Christian Service/Al Moore

Black Families Matter Symposium
Venue: Mount Canaan Baptist Church AT 5 P. M.
Sponsored By: Moms On A Mission, Dads On Duty, & Black Lawyers Association

Friday, February 24, 2023
Red Carpet Screening/Panel of Selma
Venue: Robinson Film Center AT 6 PM
Sponsored By: SUSLA and Power Coalition

Saturday, February 25, 2023
Home Buying Program
Venue: MLK Neighborhood Association Building AT 9 AM
Sponsored By: Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America & State Representative Cedric Glover

Pastor CeJay
KOKA Radio Station

Brittney Dunn
Shreveport-Bossier African-American
Chamber of Commerce

Participating Organizations:
Alpha Media
CeJay Cares
Christian Services
The Shreveport Sun
Shreve Memorial Library
Greater Shreveport Chamber
MOMS On A Mission
Dads on Duty
Tuesday Morning Breakfast
Southern University at Shreveport
Shreveport-Bossier African American Chamber
Caddo Alliance of Black School Educators
NAACP Shreveport
Black Lawyers Association
Envision Media & Marketing
Juneteenth Coalition
Craig Events
Power Coalition
City of Shreveport
Parish of Caddo
Caddo Parish School Board