Over 350 people attended Alternatives for Girls annual Role Model Dinner which was held at the MGM, Detroit. Honorees included Dr. Althea Simpson, Director of Discipleship, Franklin Community Church; Lashinda Stair, First Assistant Chief of Police, Detroit Police Department; and Linda Taliaferro, Vice President of Global Quality, Meritor, Inc. This year’s event was co-chaired by Faye Nelson and Pam Rodgers, and raised $287,000. The funds will be used to support crucial programs and educational assistance for homeless and high-risk girls and young women.
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