||FALL 2002-2003||

In its 45th annual production, the Ebony Fashion Fair will again display the style, elegance and flair that enthusiastic audiences have embraced and celebrated year after year in city after city.

Noted nonprofit groups sponsor the fashion show in each city, and the following are the Fall 2002 chairpersons who help to coordinate the shows in their respective areas.

Click here to view our Spring 2003 chairpersons.

Barbara Powell
Delta Sigma Theta
Tinley Park, Ill.
Sept. 11

Anita Bishop
Delta Sigma Theta
Schaumburg-Hoffman Estates, Ill.
Sept. 12

Florida Perry Smith
Milwaukee, Wis.
Sept. 13

Joyce Graham-Coats
Ultra Art Club
Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Sept. 14

Carrie Larkin Russell
Twig 110 For
Children’s Hospital
Columbus, Ohio
Sept. 15

Yasmin Coleman
Alpha Kappa Alpha
Harrisburg, Pa.
Sept. 17

Dr. JoAnn Spencer
This Is Your Life Assn. of Lehigh Valley
Allentown, Pa.
Sept. 19

Debra Williams
Phi Delta Kappa National Sorority
Wilmington, Del.
Sept. 20

Fannie Freeman-Davis
Club Crescendo
Atlantic City, N.J.
Sept. 21

Latriece M. Mitchell
Delta Sigma Theta
Trenton, N.J.
Sept. 22

Joanne W. Burns
Urban League of Morris County Guild
Morristown, N.J.
Sept. 23

Delores Johnson, M.D.
Shiloh Baptist Church
Somerset, N.J.
Sept. 24

Jo Eva Gaines
Delta Sigma Theta
Providence, R.I.
Sept. 26

Dr. Leroy C. Williams
Omega Psi Phi
New Haven, Conn.
Sept. 28

Justine Williams
Springfield Girls
Club Family Center
Springfield, Mass.
Oct. 1

Nyhisha T. Gibbs
Alpha Kappa Alpha
Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Oct. 2

Joan M. Shands
Alpha Kappa Alpha
Hempstead, N.Y.
Oct. 4

Eleanor Joiner Gourdine
Committee of 100, Inc.
Newark, N.J.
Oct. 5

Veronica L. Neufville
New York Urban League
New York, N.Y.
Oct. 6

Harriett Harrison-Bozeman
Chaperon Club, Inc.
Englewood, N.J.
Oct. 8

Ross M. Hammond
Foster Military Lodge #67 Temple Assn.
Willingboro, N.J.
Oct. 9

Dorothy Arrington
Brooklyn Committee-Brooklyn Home For The Aged
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Oct. 11

Bernice Minor
The Philadelphia Committee
Philadelphia, Pa.
Oct. 12

Jacqueline Richardson
Delta Sigma Theta
Baltimore, Md.
Oct. 13

Trudy Mifflin
Delta Sigma Theta
Dover, Del.
Oct. 15

Elouise W. White
Elizabeth City Epicureans
Elizabeth City, N.C.
Oct. 16

Mildred S. Swann
Delta Sigma Theta
Hampton, Va.
Oct. 17

Ann W. Sumler
Alpha Kappa Alpha
Norfolk, Va.
Oct. 18

Hilda Bagby
Zeta Phi Beta
Richmond, Va.
Oct. 19

Edna Lee Long-Green
Continental Societies
Washington, D.C.
Oct. 20

Delores T. Nichols
Alpha Wives of Montgomery County
Silver Spring, Md.
Oct. 21

Faye Owens
National Council of Negro Women
Syracuse, N.J.
Oct. 23

Donald Hunter
Trinity Emmanuel
Presbyterian Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Oct. 24

Cecelia B. Henderson
Buffalo, N.Y.
Oct. 25

Tuana Bennett-Vinson
Youngstown, Ohio
Oct. 26

Deborah Vaughn
The National Assn. of Negro Business & Professional Women’s Clubs
Cleveland, Ohio
Oct. 27

Audrey Anderson
The National Assn. of Negro Business & Professional Women’s Club
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Oct. 29

Johnaca Biggins
Delta Sigma Theta
Charleston, W.Va.
Oct. 30

Lee P. Graves
Cultural Social Services Organization
Roanoke, Va.
Oct. 31

Joan Cardwell
Urban League Guild
Winston Salem, N.C.
Nov. 1

Marguerite Landingham
Delta Sigma Theta
Greensboro, N.C.
Nov. 2

Dorothy M. Allison
Zeta Phi Beta
Charlotte, N.C.
Nov. 3

Tonya F. Mackey
Norfolk State University
Raleigh, N.C.
Nov. 4

Holland B. Hudson
Omega Psi Phi
Goldsboro, N.C.
Nov. 5

Kimberly Collins Blair
YMI Cultural Center
Asheville, N.C.
Nov. 6

Robert L. Stewart
Omega Psi Phi
Knoxville, Tenn.
Nov. 7

Loretta Scott-Davis
Cincinnati, Ohio
Nov. 8

Bernetta West-Jones
Alpha Kappa Alpha
Gary, Ind.
Nov. 9

Frankie Sutherland
Chicago Inter-Alumni Council
Chicago, Ill.
Nov. 10

Dorothy Cantrell
Second’s New Vision and Outreach
Battle Creek, Mich.
Nov. 12

Sylvia Buie
Lansing, Mich.
Nov. 14

Julia Day Jefferson
W.H.I.S.P.E.R. Organization
Erie, Pa.
Nov. 15

Dr. Rachel D. Young
Alpha Kappa Alpha Akron, Ohio
Nov. 16

Linda Forté
United Negro College Fund
Detroit, Mich.
Nov. 17

Debra Bates
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Nov. 19

Flamingo Brown
Zeta Phi Beta
Jackson, Miss.
Nov. 20

Sonya R. James
Delta Sigma Theta
Flint, Mich.
Nov. 21

Brenda Vinson
Saginaw, Mich.
Nov. 22

Lula Cosby
Springfield, Ohio
Nov. 23

Edna Robertson
Alpha Kappa Alpha
Toledo, Ohio
Nov. 24

Jeanine P. Donaldson
Elyria YMCA
Elyria, Ohio
Nov. 26

Gracie M. Stone
Negro Council of Negro Women
Dayton, Ohio
Nov. 29

Pearle F. Washington
Alpha Chi Pi Omega
Indianapolis, Ind.
Nov. 30

Emmalee Covington
Ebonaise Social
& Civic Club
Louisville, Ky.
Dec. 1

John Johnson Jr.
Swahili Elks 1611
Lexington, Ky.
Dec. 3

Clara B. Roberts
Delta Sigma Theta
Evansville, Ind.
Dec. 4

James H. Buford
Urban League of
Metropolitan/St. Louis
Federation of Block Units
St. Louis, Mo.
Dec. 7

Brenda Pernell
Alpha Kappa Alpha
Kansas City, Mo.
Dec. 8

Lynette Hutcherson
Delta Sigma Theta
Wichita, Kan.
Dec. 10

Loretta M. Woods
Ladies Civic League, Inc.
Springfield, Mo.
Dec. 11
Cynthia Whitmore
Madison, Wis.
Dec. 13

John R. Tate
Victims’ Assistance Center of Kankakee
Kankakee, Ill.
Dec. 14

Timothy D. Howell
Prince Hall Masons of Bloomington/Normal
Bloomington, Ill.
Dec. 15

Click here to view our Spring 2003 chairpersons.

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