RFL Museum celebrates Lewis’ 75th Birthday

RFL Museum celebrates Lewis’ 75th Birthday

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Baltimore, Maryland – The Reginald F. Lewis (RFL) Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture Museum celebrated the 75th birth anniversary of RFL with an event titled, “The Conversation: Reginald F. Lewis – The $Billion Deal, The Lifestyle, The Man” last Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. Keith Perrin, Co-Founder of FUBU, was guest speaker, along with family and colleagues of RFL: Jean S. Fugett Jr. (Lewis’s brother, former TLC Beatrice International CEO), Clarence “Tiger” Davis (Lewis’s high school classmate), author Lin Hart (classmate at Virginia State University), and William C. Slattery (classmate at Harvard Law School). The Panel was moderated by Charles F. Robinson, TV Host and Anchor for Maryland Public Television. (more…)
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Halfway across the world, a son of Baltimore keeps on giving

Halfway across the world, a son of Baltimore keeps on giving

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Reginald F. Lewis (RFL) was born in Baltimore, Maryland yet the memory of his brilliance, tenacity and generosity is alive and well in a city located half a world away. The Lewis College of Sorsogon City, Philippines was founded by his widow Loida Nicolas Lewis in his honor, and today it has grown into a thriving educational community with over 2,000 students from preschool to college. In honor of RFL's 75th birthday, we met up with a few individuals who were recipients of the school's RFL Scholarship Program, and are now working in their chosen careers. (more…)
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30th Anniversary of RFL $Billion Deal

30th Anniversary of RFL $Billion Deal

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November 30 to December 1, 2017 marks the 30th Anniversary of the Billion Dollar Deal that cemented Reginald F. Lewis into our history books as the First African American $Billion Deal Maker. In honor of Reginald F. Lewis, we are saluting 30 Young Entrepreneurs who have heeded and delivered a “Call to Action” through their exceptional accomplishments against many challenges. They are carefully selected based on their outstanding business accomplishments and philanthropic commitments. They walk in the footsteps of business leaders like RFL and are paving the way for many others to come. To see our List of Honorees, please Like and Follow this new Facebook Page we created to commemorate the $Billion Deal 30th anniversary — FB.com/RFLBillionDollarDeal
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