Nurse launches Global Women’s Health Network


Yvonne V. Maylor has fulfilled her mission of getting a domestic non-profit corporation off the ground and has launched her Global Women’s Health Network.

She assists unemployed and uninsured women through the company lines in health and allied services.

Maylor has paved the way by presenting workshops to discipline against HIV and AIDS, high blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol and breast cancer.

Yvonne V. Maylor

She was trained at Daytona State College. She’s a nurse and a former insurance underwriter, capable of linking the women with life and health insurance and optical and dental coverage.

Since the economic shortfall and a disconnect to finding jobs, Maylor’s Global Women’s Health Network has given away food and clothing and has accessed programs in affordable housing and
training. She has area churches coming to the rescue with food and clothing donations.

For further details, call Maylor at 386-585-2109.

Library hosting literacy weekend
Writer/lecturer/historian Janis F. Kearney will begin to connect the dots for a literary weekend beginning May 17 at the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library. “Literacy – A Family Affair” will
highlight the overarching theme.

City coordinator Donna Banks has announced that President Bill Clinton’s personal diarist will tie in a reception beginning at 5:30 p.m. and conversation and book signing at 6:30 p.m.

Kearney’s book is titled: “Conversations: William Jefferson Clinton – From Hope to Harlem.” Several books authored by Kearney will be displayed.

She has taken on different roles, including board member of the National Newspaper Publishers Association and former publisher of the Arkansas State Press, founded by civil rights legends Daisy and

A panel discussion will spark Kearney’s dialogue as the moderator, beginning at 8 p.m. on May 18, along with a panel of authors: Barbara Cameron, Charlie Carson, Mary Clay, Michelle
Donice, Fannie Minson Hudson and Yvonne J. Peterson. The discussion will address: “Do You Have A Book In You?”

Refreshments will be served at 7 p.m. at a silent auction preceding the discussion.

A Children’s Book-Making and Publishing Workshop will be the rationale for 25 students in grades 4-6 to attend and to be in place from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on May 19 at the Alonzo “Babe”
James Community Center. Family Reading and Literacy Activities begin 2 p.m. through 4 p.m.
All events are free and open to the public.

For a complete itinerary of the literary weekend, contact Fannie M. Hudson at 386-244-7801.


As always, remember our prayers for the sick, afflicted and bereaved.



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