Houston, Tx (PRWEB) August 01, 2012
On Wednesday, August 8, 2012 Minister Felicia Young will be recognize during the “Red Carpet” ceremony of the 2012 Living Legends of Funeral Service Awards during the National Funeral Directors Morticians Association’s Diamond Jubilee Convention in Las Vegas at the Mirage, Hotel. Event sponsored by 100 Black Women of Funeral Service, Inc. In a celebration of Leadership, Minister Young will walk into the footsteps of M. Athalie Range. Mrs. Range was a rainmaker in the funeral industry for over 50 years, a leader in people politics in the US and the South Florida communities.
“Minister Young will celebrate along with the 2012 Living Legends of Funeral Service Honorees that will be recognized for their 50+ years of service to their communities and leadership to the Funeral Service Professional during the 75th Annual NFDMA, Inc. Convention (National Funeral Director and Mortician Association),” says Elleanor Starks, NFL Mom, Founder, Executive Director of 100 Black Women of Funeral Service, Orlando, Florida.
ABOUT FELICIA YOUNG MINISTRIES
Felicia Young is the mother of the NFL great Vince Young, quarterback for the Buffalo Bills, formerly with the Philadelphia Eagles, Tennessee Titans and the Texan Longhorns. The inspiration for the ministry came from the struggles of Felicia early life with alcohol, drugs and domestic violence, GOD has changed her life over 14 years ago, and Felicia has commissioned her life as a Minister, Author, Artist, Teacher, Leader, Prayer Moderator and Evangelist. This journey is chronicled in her best selling book, “Touchdown From Heaven,” and in her Gospel CD called “Jesus He Reigns.” Felicia’s ministry has taken her as far Israel, South America, Mexico, Caribbean, and as close as the local prisons, where she spends her afternoons ministering to the lost, forgotten, abused and rejected in society. The ministry vision is to empower women of all ages and ethnic groups, and to provide transitional living homes for men and women. Felicia Young Ministries goals are to provide Global Community Gospelfests, Soul Winning Conferences, Prison Ministry and Transitional Living Homes for both men and women throughout the United States. The book and the CD are available on the ministry’s website, Amazon.com, AuthorHouse.com and Barnes & Noble.com for sale.
Mission Statement: Felicia Young Ministries Transitional Living Homes (FYMTLH) for formerly incarcerated women is a 2nd step faith base organization that seek to end recidivism* for former incarcerated woman, by providing a live-in safe and home-like environment that will offer Christian Life Style Skills, and programs related to issues of mental health, education and employment, health, housing and homeliness, substance abuse and reconnection with families.”
“According to National Institute of Corrections 2011 report, women are the greatest risk for recidivism in US prisons. Since 1991, the number of mothers in prison are up 131 percent, and the number are doubling every year. Many are repeat offenders.”
About Organo Gold Fund Raiser: Felicia Young Ministries Transitional Living Homes (FYMTLH)
Organo Gold brings you the Treasures of the Earth through their premium coffees, tea, hot chocolate and other delicious beverages with an organic Twist, “Ganoderma, king natural herbs, known for its healing properties throughout China for Centuries.” With our fundraiser launch of the first of many (FYMTLH) Transitional Living Homes for formerly Incarcerated Women in Houston, Texas, your dollars will go to an outstanding effort to lower the recidivism of recently released women form prisoner, and you will be providing will go directly to the (FYMTLH) Felicia Young Ministries Transitional Living Homes Fund, and you will be able to sample Organo Gold’s premium brand in your home with your family and friends.
Contact: Ida R. Muorie, Organo Gold Distributor, Idarmuorie(at)gmail.com or go to Felicia Young Ministries website for more information.