Get up and go!
September 14, 2012 1:48PM
Updated: November 15, 2012 1:38AM
“Let’s Go Buy Somethin’ ” campaign: The program calls for identifying a specific business each month and urging the community to come in and buy something. Esquire Men’s Store, 1536 Broadway, has been selected as the store for customers to visit in September. The store has been in Gary for more than 50 years. For more information about “Let’s Go Buy Somethin’,” call the Rev. Bennie Simmons at 241-3288.
Food giveaway: The Food Pantry and Clothing Boutique Ministry of the Gospel Truth Apostolic Ministry distributes food from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, and from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Sept. 19, at the Gospel of Truth Apostolic Ministry Church, 5829 W. 15th Ave. Bring boxes or bags to carry items home.
Scholarship Fair: The Urban League Scholarship Fair of Northwest Indiana presents the annual Infinite Scholar Scholarship Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, at the Genesis Convention Center, 5th Avenue and Broadway. More than 50 college, university and United States Army ROTC representatives offer admission and college scholarship award opportunities at the event. For more information, call 887-9621.