Open Lines

Hosted by Ebony Chappel – @ebonythewriter Interview with Brandon Cosby and Sibeko Jywanza of Flanner House. The Flanner House just recently opened Cleo’s Bodega and Cafe, a neighborhood grocery store and gathering place. For more information on Flanner House programs and initiatives, visit https://flannerhouse.org/  

Hosted by Ebony Marie Chappel – @ebonythewriter Interviews with Danicia Monet and Corey McDaniel aka @thefoodarchitectindy

Hosted By Ebony Chappel @ebonythewriter Interview with Muhammed Saahir of Blue Sofa Counseling. For more information, call 812-269-2214 or email bluesofacounseling@gmail.com Link: African-Americans and Mental Health    

Hosted by Ebony Chappel Interviews with: Leon Bates, doctoral student erecting a historical memorial in Indianapolis to honor Lieutenant Colonel Joseph H. Ward, M.D Claudia White founder of Youth Global Perspectives, a non-profit that exposes youth to the world through interactive travel experience.  Greg Rose, creative behind FATHERS art installation, an initiative to reframe the […]

Hosted by Ebony Marie Chappel – @ebonythewriter Interviews: Black-female vintner and entrepreneur Nicole Kearney of Sip and Share Wines. Sip and Share Wines will be at the Vintage Indiana Wine Festival! For more information, visit https://www.sipnsharewine.net/ Nichelle M. Hayes, executive director of Center for Black Literature and Culture. The CBLC will be hosting Juneteenth festivities. […]

Hosted By: Ebony Marie Chappel – @ebonythewriter  In honor of National Donate Life Month – Interviews with Curtis Warfield and Faith McKinney organ transplant recipients. For more information on National Donate Life Month – https://www.donatelife.net/celebrations/

Hosted by Ebony Marie Chappel – @ebonythewriter Interview with Mary Payton and Dayvid Brown of Minority Health Coalition of Marion County. The MHC is hosting a Shower Your Baby with Love Community Baby Shower and Conference on June 1. Visit http://www.minorityhcmc.org/ for more information.

  First Guest: Dr. Breanca Merritt, founding director of CRISP  Marion County had the third-highest eviction rate in Indiana, behind DeKalb and Howard counties. However, it also had the highest rate of eviction filings in the state. Trends over time (2010-2016) • Indiana and Marion County eviction and filing rates remained higher than the overall […]