December 16, 2012
Legacy Ladies sponsored Torchettes attending leadership program, “From The School House to The White House” to attend “Landing of The Urban Rebels,” written and directed by Lady Kongit Farell.
December 4, 2012
The Torchettes, students of the leadership program, began group mentoring program at Garr Academy of Mathematics and Entrepreneurial Studies.
November 17, 2012
“Afternoon Expressions” was held at the historic Ebell of Los Angles. The event kicked off the fundraising campaign for the 9th annual Torch Awards. Providing entertainment for the afternoon was: Donna Carroll, spoken word, Makeda Tene, musical selection, and a special presentation by Kathy Westfield. The theme for the day was focused on “generation of leaders,” moderated by Beverly White. The leadership panel was comprised of Judge Mablean Ephriam, former judge on “Divorce Court,” Robert C. Farrell, first African American elected to the L.A. City Council, Joycelyn Hutton, senior at Washington Preparatory High School and “Torchette” of the leadership program, Judge Daphne Sykes Scott, judge for the Superior Court of Orange County in California, and Brian K. Williams, Esq., Executive Director of Southern California Leadership Network, L.A. Chamber of Commerce.
November 10, 2012
“Just For Girls” Teen Conference…A Pathway to Leadership, was held at L.A. Southwest College. Workshop presenters were: Kongit Farrell, Sharon Johnson, Endyia Kinney-Sterns, Mark Lewis, Areva Martin, Radhika Patel, Christie Pierce, Tricia Taylor, and A J Whitman.
September 16, 2012
Opening ceremony of the leadership program, “From The School House to The White House Leadership Program.” The first workshop on “Getting Into College and Financial Aid 101″ was presented by Mark Lewis.
September 16, 2012 – May 2013
“From The School House to The White House Leadership Program” bi-monthly workshops.
July 21-22, 2012
Summer retreat held in Los Angeles, CA, with emphasis on individual “strengths.” The two day workshop on “Strength Finders” was conducted by Dr. Helen Easterling Williams. Members inducted into the organization are: Kongit Farrell, Jasmine Houston, Radhika Patel, and Kelly Redmond.