This Day in Black History: April

This Day in Black History: April

WYBC celebrates Black History EVERYDAY! Facts from www.blackfacts.com   April 1 1989 – Bill White, former St. Louis Cadinal first baseman, is named president of the National Baseball League. 1966 – Through the 24th, First world festival of Black art held in Dakar, Senegal.   April 2 1984 – John Thompson became the first Black coach…

Acts of Kindness

Acts of Kindness

94.3 WYBC knows 2021 will continue to be very strange and stressful for many of us. That’s why WYBC and Yale University are determined to help brighten your day with our Acts of Kindness! Be on the lookout for the WYBC street team in the community each Wednesday. We might buy your coffee, your lunch…

WYBC Mom of the Year Award

WYBC Mom of the Year Award

WYBC is looking for the Mom of the Year! Nominate your mom or a mom you know to be our WYBC “Mom of the Year” Award Winner! The winning mom will receive a framed certificate, flowers and dinner for 2 at Kool Breeze Jamerican Cuisine Restaurant in New Haven! Send your nomination to Drew.Carrano@ConnoisseurCT.com Please…

94.3 WYBC Hartford HealthCare COVID-19 Vaccine Pledge

94.3 WYBC Hartford HealthCare COVID-19 Vaccine Pledge

Take the WYBC COVID-19 Vaccination Pledge Today. Here are some people who have taken the COVID-19 Vaccine Pledge! WYBC Vaccination Pledge Taker: Karen DuBois-Walton, Ph.D. Position: President of Elm City Communities/Housing Authority of the City of New Haven Why I took the Pledge: I did it for my community WYBC Vaccination Pledge Taker: Dori Dumas…

Photos: Easter Drive Thru Event

Photos: Easter Drive Thru Event

Juan Castillo and Darryl Huckaby were out in the community supporting the Easter Drive Thru Event at Howard K. Hill on Chapel Street in New Haven. Big thanks to Arabic Temple #40, Arabic Court #95 and all the other great volunteers at this fun, family friendly event!

R&B Trivia Challenge

R&B Trivia Challenge

94.3 WYBC and U.S. Furniture want to test your R&B Trivia knowledge. Throughout the month of April listen weekday mornings to DeDe In The Morning with Darryl Huckaby. Each weekday morning from April 5th-28th Huck will ask 3 trivia questions about R&B music. Be the right caller at 203-562-9430 and correctly answer all 3 questions.…

Sisters’ Journey & WYBC Celebrate Survivors

Sisters’ Journey & WYBC Celebrate Survivors

Photo provided by Sisters’ Journey.   Sisters’ Journey Survivor of the Month –  MICHELLE CROOK Read her story (thanks www.sistersjourney.org) My name is Michelle Crook. I was born and raised in Connecticut. I’ve lived in other states, but Bridgeport, Connecticut is my home. I was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 38. I have…

WYBC Virtual Lunch Club Winner: Octavia from New Haven

WYBC Virtual Lunch Club Winner: Octavia from New Haven

Octavia from New Haven is our WYBC Virtual Lunch Club winner for the month of March 2021! She got to enjoy a virtual lunch on Zoom with Wanda Coppage courtesy of our good friends at D’Amato’s Seafood in New Haven! Want to win a free virtual lunch with Wanda? Go to our Contest Page and…

Community Action Agency’s Energy Assistance Program

Community Action Agency’s Energy Assistance Program

Community Action Agency of New Haven is here to help you. Apply for Energy Assistance. Call 203-285-8018. You can apply by phone or in-person: Community Action Agency of New Haven 419 Whalley Avenue, New Haven The Energy Assistance Program are for those who heat by deliverable fuel, gas and electric heated households. You can also…

Q House Endowment Brick Campaign

Q House Endowment Brick Campaign

Buy a brick and build the endowment for the new Q House! As part of the construction of the new Dixwell Community House (“Q House”), engraved bricks with personalized messages are available for a donation to the permanent endowment fund for the Q House. The Fund for the Dixwell Community House will support the on-going…