Posts Tagged ‘Mary Nelson’

Grassroots

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
Local activist Mary Nelson (right) received a Social Justice Award for her community work during the Cold Case Justice Initiative Conference on Saturday night. CCJI co-director Janis McDonald is pictured as well (center).

Local activist Mary Nelson (right) received a Social Justice Award for her community work during the Cold Case Justice Initiative Conference on Saturday night. Nelson is CEO of the Mary Nelson Youth Center in Syracuse.

Street Fashion

Friday, September 21st, 2012
Spy Baby Bridal

Spy Baby Bridal Fashions

Here are some of the scenes from last night’s Syracuse Style Runway Show event held on Walton Street in Armory Square outside the Empire Brewing Company. This popular event shows how fashion forward the city is becoming.

Melisa-Jema-Matthews, designer

Melisa-Jema-Matthews, designer

The show benefited the Youth Center run by Mary Nelson (pictured here)

The show benefited the Youth Center run by Mary Nelson (pictured here greeting the crowd).

Lakisa Renee, model

Lakisa Renee, model

Eyewear for the event was provided by New York Optometric.

Eyewear for the event was provided by New York Optometric. Model: Kyle Robertson

The event was organized by Lisa Marie Butler (being interviewed for the news during the show's intermission)

The event was organized by designer Lisa Marie Butler (she was interviewed¬†for the news during the show’s intermission).

Yes to Education

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

Hammer on stage with Mary Nelson

Hammer on stage with Mary Nelson

During his performance at the New York State Fair on Sunday night, Hammer recognized education activist Mary Nelson.  Hammer and the crowd applauded Nelson for giving away thousands of school supplies to city children.