On Oct. 18 the Greater Mondawmin Coordinating Council held an event honoring 23 men of valor for their support of the work of the organization.  The event was held at the Mondawmin Mall – Center Court. GMCC is a non-profit umbrella group in northwest Baltimore.

Men Of Valor

Picture:  1st row – right to left:

Judith Carmichael, representing Dr. Samuel Ross (President and CEO, Bon Secours Health Systems Maryland, Nathaniel Freeman (Former GMCC President), Cameron Miles (Mentoring Male Teens in the Hood), Nick Mosby (City Councilman), Dr. Gary Rodwell (Coppin Heights Community Development Corporation), James Foster (Hunts United Methodist Church of Towson), Dr. Marvin Cheatham (President, Matthew Henson Neighborhood Association), Marvin McDowell (UMAR Boxing), Roland Smith (Grateful Deli and Catering), Former State Senator Ralph Hughes (Coppin State University), Mr. Momoh Conteh, representing Rev. Dr. Harold Carter, Jr. (New Shiloh Baptist Church).

2nd row – right to left:

Sidney Brooks (Administrator, ConneXions – community based arts school), Bishop Alonzo Jones (Family Life Global Ministries), Rev. Dr. Franklin Lance (Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church), Joseph Jones (Center for Urban Families), Tom Orth (Friends of Druid Hill Park and the Baltimore Conservatory Association), Dr. Gordon May (President, Baltimore City Community College), Zulema Stockwell-Moore, Vice Principal – representing Patrick Crouse (Principal, William Baer School), Earl Arnett (Former GMCC President), Derrick Ramsey (Athletic Director, Coppin State University), Rev. Dr. Linwood Robinson (Greater New Hope Baptist Church), Rev. Keith Bailey (President, Fulton Heights Neighborhood Association).