The Hornets Foundation awarded a grant to a local organization designed to improve families and communities.

Join 105.3’s Eddie Owens at the Spectrum Community Day, Saturday, October 12th, from 11am-2pm, at the Movement School at 2701 Freedom Drive! Come check out the nonprofit booths, Spectrum recruiters, food trucks, live music and performances, DJ’s spinning music, giveaways and special guests. The first 250 families will receive a free Safe & Healthy Home […]

Join 1053 R&B, along with the Incredible DJ Polo at Barbershop Talk on Thursday, July 25th, from 5:30pm-8:30pm at West Charlotte High School! It brings together local barbers & the community to address the conversations held in the shops. The event provides a safe space for men to talk about issues that impact their lifestyle, […]

I went 2 years without any type of insurance, so i have deep appreciation for the work done by CW Williams! Join me at and The C.W. Williams Community Health Center as they host the Third Annual Women’s Health and Doctor Recognition Luncheon. This fundraising event will benefits healthcare programs serving vulnerable patients, our families, […]

Make plans to join Chirl Girl and The Chariots of Thunder Motorcycle Club, along with the Twenty Four Karat Motorcycle for their annual Blood Drive! It’s on Saturday, August 4th, at Gaffney Health Services, located at 4935 Albermarle Road, from 11am-3:30pm.  It’s a fun event with music, food and community fellowship.  And it’s pretty cool […]

Join 105.3’s Chirl Girl at the C. W. Williams Community Health Center at their 4th Annual Back to School Community Health Fair on August 11th, from 10am-3pm. The Health Fair will mark National Health Center Week 2018 and raise awareness about the mission and accomplishments of America’s Health Centers and the dedicated staff who bring healthcare to […]

Another year, another Little Black Dress Gala in the books! Old School 105.3’s Chirl Girl hosted the Union Chapel AME Zion Church 9th Annual Little Black Dress Scholarship Awards Dinner on Friday, June 1st. The event was created to fund scholarships for local high school students. This year’s theme was “Masquerade: Mystique With A Flare!” […]

On this episode of Community Voices, Ron Holland interviews two Public Relations strategists about the upcoming election in the Queen City. Find out the issues the new mayor will have to face. Take a look at the full interview below: Tune into Ron Holland every weekend at 5am on Old School 105.3!  Want the latest […]

As we scoot towards the end of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Community Voices host Ron Holland talks to Breast Cancer Survivor Susie Bell on how she was able to overcome the cancer battle and how other women who went through the same can come out on the other side. Take a look at the full […]

Ron Holland of Community Voices talks to Pam Wideman about the City of Charlotte’s new series, Eat And Meet that’s happening throughout October to connect with the different departments within the City of Charlotte. Take a look at the interview below: You can get more information about Meet and Eat on the city of Charlotte’s […]

Charlotte Hornets owner, Michael Jordan, is donating $7 million to launch medical clinics that he hopes will help at-risk communities in Charlotte.  The NBA is reporting that this is the largest philanthropic donation ever by the former NBA champion. The donation will fund two Novant Health Michael Jordan Family Clinics, which are projected to open in […]

Community Voices host Ron Holland talks to the Executive Director and Operations of Right Moves For Youth on the purpose of the program and their success rates. Watch the full interview below: Listen to Ron Holland every weekend on Praise 100.9 and Old School 105.3 starting at 5am!