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Don Sykes Virtual Honorary Street Naming Dedication - Shared screen with speaker view
Dr. Eve M. Hall
25:36
Good Morning and thank you so much for allowing me to be part of such an important ceremony for a leader I truly appreciated and admired along with his wonderful wife Gerri. Thank you Gerri, Millie, and Chytania. Happy Friday! Dr. Eve M. Hall
Susanne Vella
25:39
Good morning All!
Chytania
25:48
Good Morning Gerry
Randy Crump
28:16
Good morning.
LaSonia McGee
28:22
Good morning from Mrs. Bessie Gray.
Mark Kessenich
28:36
Good Morning!
Brenda Thompson
29:52
Good morning
Ashley Knight
30:02
Good morning!
Yolanda Wilson
30:13
Good Morning!
Travis Knight (He/Him)
30:42
Good morning!
Yolanda Nabors
30:46
Good morning everyone!!
David Scurlock
32:01
Good morning from David Scurlock
Marcey Patterson
32:06
Good Morning everyone! Good to see all of you!
ROD R
32:17
Good morning all
Pardeep Singh Kaleka
32:24
Good morning family. Hope you are all healthy and safe.
RoseMary Muller
32:43
Greetings from Dean & Rose Mary Muller ,
John Kissinger
32:46
welcome everyone! God Bless Don Sykes!
Christine Thompson Mosore
33:06
Good morning everyone
Wanda Montgomery
33:09
Just so many people to send love too. So, nice to see you all and it's even better to be seen.
Chytania
33:40
Hey everyone I am so happy to see everyone on this zoom today to celebrate this special occasion.
Stanthia Grier
34:01
Hello everyone.
lupe.martinez@umos.org
34:23
hello Lee
George P. Hinton
34:35
Hi everyone
Yvonne McCaskill
34:58
Hello Clay, Felita
Stephanie Littlejohn
35:12
This is a historic occasion where students here in Florida will also view this dedication.
Satia Orange
36:03
love how the young folks are wai tu
Julia Taylor
36:30
Hi Lupe!
Elmer Moore
36:51
Hi everyone. This wonderful occasion is like a family reunion with folks I’ve heard about for years.
Julia Taylor
36:52
Hi George!
Satia Orange
37:05
love how the young folks are waiting patiently for old folks are celebrating old times and Don.
Bernadette Karanja
37:45
So very glad to see everyone! Many Blessings!
Julia Taylor
37:49
Hi Reggie!
W. Montell Washington
37:53
Greetings from DC folks - Soror Sheila Harley and Golfer Bill Washington, Warren Hewitt, Marvena Simmonds et al from the SAMHSA team! Sheila Harley-Washington
Julia Taylor
37:59
Hi Elmer!
Elmer Moore
38:04
Hi Julia
Elmer Moore
38:19
And hello to all my Nupe!
Mark Wade
38:55
Blessing’s to all I can’t hear but it’s certainly good to see everyone
Julia Taylor
40:43
Hey Dakota!
David Sykes
44:47
Hello everyone. I'm at work so I don't have a camera or mic, but it is great to see so many new faces and a lot of faces I haven't seen for a while.
Phoebe Williams
52:33
Thank you Eve. Appreciated your remarks.
Stanthia Grier
53:17
Thank you for inspiring remarks Dr. Hall.
Al’s iPad
56:52
lovethyneighborfoundation.org. We pledge allegiance 🙏🏿. 🙏
Yvonne McCaskill
59:51
It is what we do - to gather - our way of community - IT IS WHAT WE DO! Thank you for the opportunity.
Marva Johnson
01:01:53
Thank you Thelma for your encouraging and energizing words!
Phoebe Williams
01:02:51
Thank you Thelma. You really know how to inspire us.
Janice Wilberg
01:04:38
Don Sykes created an organization that taught a whole generation of people how to be leaders, how to collaborate, work hard, be brave, and stay grounded in the community. He never let us forget who we worked for - the community. Forever grateful for my time at SDC.
Susanne Vella
01:05:22
I worked on the summer youth employment program in 1975 and 1976. Then as a regular employee from 1977 - 1991. An amazing and life changing, life directing experience under the leadership of Don Sykes and so many others! Mr. Sykes leadership made an incredibly positive difference in the Milwaukee community.
Stanthia Grier
01:06:28
Great words Mr. Hinton. I am proud to be a part of your organization as a board member of the Social Development Foundation.
Elmer Moore
01:06:48
As always, very well said George.
Felita Daniels Ashley
01:06:53
Thank YOU Mr. Hinton! Very inspiring comments!!
Stephanie Littlejohn
01:07:00
Awesome to each speaker
Janice Wilberg
01:07:42
Thank you, George Hinton, for keeping SDC strong and in the forefront of community action in Milwaukee.
Julia Taylor
01:09:04
Wonderful comments and commemeration! Thank you Eve, Thelma and George. So uplifting in these times.
Dr. Eve M. Hall
01:09:46
Thank you for your leadership George. You are doing a great job as our SDC leader. I am sure Don is smiling. Cheers and love to you Thelma for always inspiring and challenging us.
Julia Taylor
01:11:31
Gerry and Don were a total package and power couple!! Thank you, Mayor!
marymuse
01:11:39
We were looking for him to return to Chicago. This tribute shows he made the best decision and had a wonderful impact.
Dr. Eve M. Hall
01:16:41
Thank you Reggie for all you are doing through Ascension and supporting today's event.
RoseMary Muller
01:17:42
Gerri, much love to you from, Dean & Rose Mary
deidre stward
01:17:43
hello to all ,great day for Don ,no one gets there without a
Christine Woda
01:19:39
What a wonderful tribute to Mr. Don Sykes and an honor to attend this great event! Thank you all for your contributions to our communities! Special thank you for partnering and continuing to work with MATC! God Bless
Randy Crump
01:19:41
Thanks Reggie. Well said.
Edith
01:19:56
Cynthia Bryant Pitts, to bare witness with gratitude.
Edith
01:22:07
Gerri, you're a Soldier!
Ashley Knight
01:22:10
^^
Mildred.Coby
01:23:19
Long Live the Legacy of Mr. Don Sykes!!
Felita Daniels Ashley
01:27:35
WE love you, Soror Gerri Sykes! Thanks for sharing your husband, Don Sykes. His legacy and work has made a huge difference in our community.
Judge Maxine White
01:29:28
From Maxine Aldridge White to my sister Gerri and he rfamily
Judge Maxine White
01:29:39
Gerri,
Judge Maxine White
01:30:36
Thanks for your love and leadership and for sharing your family and Don with us for years! We love you Maxine White
Sheila O'Shea’s iPad
01:32:33
Don educated me and inspired me and so many others to work toward justice and equality across racial lines.
Michelle Crockett
01:40:49
To Geri and the entire Sykes Family on this beautiful celebration of Don’s Legacy! Thank you!
GERALDINE SYKES
01:41:17
Thanks to all of the sponsors and a special thanks to Milly Coby!
David Sykes
01:41:18
Thank you everyone. I'm sure my father would be humbled by the out pouring of love today.
Edith
01:42:18
AMEN
Catherine Miles
01:43:15
This was a wonderful tribute to a great leader!
Yvonne McCaskill
01:43:35
WONDERFUL, WONDERFUL! Go in Peace everyone.
Wilheimina
01:43:58
Thanks you for allowing us to be a part of such a special occasion to celebrate the legacy of Don.
Dr. Eve M. Hall
01:44:02
Beautiful event Millie!
Diane Beckley Milner
01:44:06
Wonderful Tribute!
lupe.martinez@umos.org
01:44:14
Wonderful Event.
Randy Crump
01:44:31
Great celebration. thanks to all involved.
Chytania
01:44:39
Thank you Lupe for attending
Edith
01:44:42
GERRI, DAVID AND DENNIS LOVE AND BLESSINGS
Yolanda Nabors
01:44:42
Thank you Sister Gerri and to all those who were involved with hosting this beautiful and memorable program honoring Brother Don Sykes! God bless you!
Dr. Eve M. Hall
01:45:42
Love to Gerri and thank you Chytania for your leadership!
Julia Taylor
01:46:29
Thank you Chytania and George for this wonderful event. Love to you, Gerri.
David Scurlock
01:46:57
Outstanding. Well done and deserved. God bless the Sykes family.
Wanda Montgomery
01:47:08
So glad to be apart of this occasion. Wishing everyone good health and Godspeed!
Donna Childs, Tabernacle CBC
01:47:22
Thank you for such a deserving and wonderful dedication! Abundant blessings to you!
Denise Patton
01:47:23
Very touching time today. I am happy that I was able to be a part of this memorable event even though I am miles and miles away. It was great seeing all the faces I miss in Miwaukee.
Felita Daniels Ashley
01:47:24
Outstanding event!
tyler knight
01:47:44
This was wonderfully done. Thank you all!
Sheila Smith
01:47:47
Beautiful. Thank you Millie.
Travis Knight (He/Him)
01:47:49
Have a great day everyone. Thank you for this. My heart is full.
Phoebe Williams
01:47:52
Amazing tribute. Truly blessed to be a part of this event.
Cheryl Randall
01:48:12
Wonderful & Inspiring!