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Newsmaker: Bernice Curry Brady

Bernice Curry Brady of Fineview was recognized by the Northside Leadership Conference for her volunteer work.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
 

Noteworthy: The Northside Leadership Conference, a coalition of 14 North Side neighborhood groups, honored Brady with a Neighborhood and Business Award for her lifelong work as a community volunteer.

Age: 88

Residence: Fineview

Family: Three adult children, Herman Brady Jr., Diane Brady, Dr. Karen L. Velazquez and a late son, Gregory S. Brady.

Occupation: Retired service representative for AT&T.

Background: Brady has volunteered at the Metropolitan Baptist Church in the North Side since she was a teenager, and helped organize the Metropolitan Soup Kitchen, which serves hundreds of meals to the needy each year. A member of the Fineview Citizens Council, she welcomes new residents to the neighborhood and helps whenever possible with neighborhood improvement efforts.

Education: She is a 1944 graduate of the former Allegheny High School on the North Side.

Quote: “I was very happy to be chosen for this award as a representative for Fineview. I want to thank them for nominating me.”

 

 

 
 


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