Television and radio personality Jacque Reid will serve as guest speaker at the Founders Day Celebration Luncheon sponsored by Dade County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. The event is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 25, 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., at the JW Marriott, 1109 Brickell Ave.
Journalist Reid has more than 15 years of broadcasting expertise in news, lifestyle and entertainment reporting and hosting. She has interviewed some of the most influential people of our generation including Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, and Hollywood A-listers such as Will Smith and Jamie Foxx.
Currently, Reid can be seen daily as a co-host on NBC 4 New York’s much celebrated, celebrity and lifestyle show, New York Live, which features the best food and fashion in the city in addition to top celebrity guests. She also is a regular part of the nationally syndicated and hugely popular radio program The Tom Joyner Morning Show, where she reports on women and women’s issues on her “Inside Her Story” segments.
Reid believes in giving back and is doing just that with her non-profit, “The Reid Group,” which gives 10 Clark Atlanta University journalism students the opportunity to spend the summer in New York City working in select news internships and attending workshops conducted by the nation’s top journalists.
To hear this prominent journalist express social concerns and strategies to embrace the African American community, especially youth, purchase your luncheon ticket online for the price of $75 at dcacfoundersday2014. eventbrite.com or purchase by check payable to: DeltaCare, Inc. and mail to: P.O. Box 52-1806, Miami, FL 33152-1806. Deadline to purchase is Monday, Jan. 20. For additional information, call 305-620-5699, 305-691-1629 or 786-493-4054.