Radio One 30th Anniversary
In the days since the George Zimmerman verdict, I’ve heard questions like: What should I tell my sons? What if Trayvon Martin was white? What if George Zimmerman was black? I have questions we don’t or can’t seem to ask. What if Trayvon Martin had kept walking? What if Trayvon Martin had called 911? We […]
Radio One’s official 30th Anniversary initiative, “30 Years with 30 Days of Giving” is over, but the giving back will continue in Charlotte and nationally. “My prayer is that we have ignited a renewed sense of giving back,” said Radio One CEO Cathy Hughes. Staff and volunteers associated with My92.7 and Praise Charlotte spent last […]
Radio One Charlotte staff wraps up a month of volunteering at the Harvest Center as part of Radio One’s 30th Anniversary. A look back at volunteering at Harvest Center. Week 3 Week 2 Week 1
This is our last week officially volunteering at the Harvest Center. The idea for Radio One Charlotte to volunteer started with our parent company which celebrates 30 years this month. However, the entire Radio One Charlotte staff was moved by the experiences we had Harvest Center. We invited friends and family to join us as […]
Radio One’s 30th Anniversary is all about giving back to our communities. On October 14, 2010 our Corporate staff visited the DC Central Kitchen to help prepare meals for the homeless.
Staff members from My92.7 and PraiseCharlotte served meals and prayers at the Harvest Center on Wednesday. Gospel singer LeJuene Thompson joined them to help PraiseCharlotte’s Melanie Clark and Tarsha Clifton lead a prayer service. More photos from Radio One Charlotte: Radio One and Praise 100.9 Celebrate 30 Days of Giving Back: Where We Will Be […]
For the next 30 days Radio One Charlotte employees will be giving back to the community to honor Radio One’s 30 Years in the business. Staff kicked off their giving efforts today by preparing and serving lunch at The Harvest Center in Charlotte. Each Tuesday and Thursday during the month of October Radio One Charlotte […]
Cathy Hughes Radio One 30th Anniversary from BlackPlanet.com on Vimeo. During the month of October Radio One Charlotte will give back to the community as a part of the Radio One 30th Anniversary Celebration dubbed The 30 Days of Giving. Each Tuesday and Wednesday during the month of October Radio One Charlotte staff serve lunch […]
“It is not enough for us to do our very best. We must do what is required of the situation.” – Cathy Hughes, 2005 Radio One continued to grow over the next decade. By the year of 2002 Radio One’s portfolio contained 63 stations, and by 2003 Radio One formed a joint venture with Comcast […]
Radio One has always been dedicated to it’s community, in every market that we operate. Over the years our stations have done some outstanding work in the community, here are some photos highlighting our markets and their community outreach efforts.