Keisha Lancelin has been a force behind the growth WUPA since it’s inception in September of 1995. While the vision and scope of television has moved with trends of society, she has remained focused on the key aspects of effective and informational programming that speaks to the community.
As the Public Affairs Director at CW 69, her days are divided between duties as spokesperson, talent, producer, and community liaison. She is the host of community affairs program, Focus Atlanta, which airs at noon on Sunday afternoons. In addition to producing the program she maintains relationships with service organizations in an effort to establish WUPA as an ongoing venue of support to the community. She has been a co-host for the Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon in Atlanta since 1998. Her community outreach duties include: providing internships to broadcast students, supervising employee volunteerism, as well as airing public service announcements that target issues of importance.
She is an advocate of the Georgia Center for Child Advocacy as well as an avid supporter of the American Diabetes Association, American Heart Association, The Partnership Against Domestic Violence and a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority , Inc.. She has received numerous accolades for her community service and dedication including a Proclamation from the Atlanta City Council for her work in the education and prevention of HIV.
For many years, Science for Everyone has provided entertaining and educational programs that leave kids inspired and excited about science. The American Parkinson’s Disease Association, Georgia Chapter wants you to assist in Driving Parkinson’s Away. Meet Fulton County Commission Chair Robb Pitts and learn about the tax assessor’s office. Be the Match helps patients […]
This week on Focus Atlanta, Live Healthy and Thrive Youth Foundation looks forward to your support of the Unite for Kids 5K. The Sound Education Experience shares the vision and accomplishments of the organization. We meet members of Audio Wolf and give you a chance to support the Sound Education Experience. BJs […]
This week we Spring into Better Health. The first step is improving your mental health. Stealth Game Your Core is a innovative way to increase the strength in your core at home while challenging yourself. After a great workout you may feel the burn of muscle soreness. Rise above the pain with these […]
This week on Focus Atlanta Operation Homefront gave insight into how we can continue to support our military and their families. Georgia Council on Economic Education stopped by to tell us how kids benefit from early financial knowledge. The Modern Girl Movement is in full swing. Learn more for the women in […]
We began our Earth Day Eco-Show with unfiltered Honey by Nature Nate’s. We went green in our Eco-Wear segment with clothing, accessories, shoes and jewelry. We had a couple of models try the BIOTENE H-24 Hair Care system. The results were great! We featured Nyl and Honey Belle for your skincare needs […]
Get your pass for the Atlanta Film Festival. New movies, new venues, new experiences! Christian City provides a safe space for children in need. Spa Week returns to Atlanta. Try something new for $50. The Gathering Spot has inspired collaboration, energy and creativity. Look out for the expansion.
This week our entire show was dedicated to the Awareness and Education of Organ Donation.
Spelman College Museum highlights female artists of the African Diaspora. Visit the new Deborah Roberts exhibit soon! Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. invites you to party for a purpose during Derby Weekend. SEM Link connects students to the STEM careers of their future. Are you an aspiring actor? You are invited to […]
March is Kidney Health Awareness Month. The Money Coach stopped by to give us tips on how to give our finances a good Spring Cleaning! Studio Movie Grill will help young girls feel like a Princess with Enchanted Closet Prom Dress Donations. 39th Annual Sickle Cell Road Race will take place in […]
This week we learned how easy it is to form a team for the Multiple Sclerosis Society Walk in Atlanta The American Red Cross dropped by to give us insight to the many ways they support our community daily. Assured Heating & Air often shares time and resources to worthy local non-profit organizations. […]