The World Celebrates Frankie Month 2016!

Frankie Month 2016  … May is Frankie Month!  Frankie Manning’s birthday is May 26th but his birthdays never could be contained to just a single day of celebration. Let’s use the entire month of May to honor Frankie’s contributions to lindy hop and his positive spirit. Every May, celebrate Frankie Month in your home town:  Party […]

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Frankie Month 2016 is just around the corner!

The Frankie Manning Foundation presents: View this email in your browser May is just around the corner…  … and that means FRANKIE MONTH!  Frankie Manning’s birthday is May 26th but his birthdays never could be contained to just a single day of celebration. Let’s use the entire month of May to honor Frankie’s contributions to […]

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Solid Sender – February 15th, 2016

The Frankie Manning Foundation presents: View this email in your browser Frankie Manning on Broadway See our Featured Video below: Frankie Manning‘s Wednesday Night Hop for “Black and Blue“   Just a few years after Frankie Manning retired from the Post Office, when the momentum of the swing dance revival was just starting to build, […]

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Happy Birthday, Frankie! May 26th, 2015

View this email in your browser Happy birthday Frankie Manning! It’s May 26th, and that means Frankie’s birthday! We’d like to present this special video, made by Jan “Fish” Forsell, in memory of the great Frankie Manning.      #IAmFrankieManning Dancers around the world recreate Frankie’s photos! Lindy Hoppers across the globe have been posting […]

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Solid Sender – March 2015

The Frankie Manning Foundation presents: View this email in your browser FRANKIE MONTH  Announcing Frankie Month 2015  May is Frankie Month!  Frankie Manning’s birthday is May 26th but his birthdays never could be contained to just a single day of celebration. Let’s use the entire month of May to honor Frankie’s contributions to Lindy Hop […]

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Solid Sender: February 2015

The Frankie Manning Foundation presents: View this email in your browser Ambassador scholarships are awarded to dancers who will carry on Frankie Manning’s mission of “spreading the joy of lindy hop.” Our hope is that they will bring new populations into our community from all around the world.  This is now the fifth year of our Ambassador scholarships. […]

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Solid Sender – January Edition

The Frankie Manning Foundation presents: View this email in your browser NEWS Happy New Year! Among our board members, the new year means something very special. New year; new Frankie Manning Ambassadors! Appropriately enough, the deadline for applications for the 2015 Herrang Ambassador scholarship program was New Year’s Eve. We’re so excited by this year’s submissions! We […]

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Solid Sender – 1st Edition!

The Frankie Manning Foundation presents: View this email in your browser NEWS Welcome to our new newsletter & round up! We’re excited to bring you Solid Sender with our monthly round up of fun and informative content! As always, we hope that you’ll also join us on Facebook, Twitter, and now also on our new Google+ and […]

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Solid Sender – Invitation!

  Invitation! Join the new Frankie Manning Foundation newsletter;  SOLID SENDER “Solid Sender” is an expression from the Swing Era used to describe someone or something really, really good. Frankie himself even suggested the name! Good one. So now, you’re invited to click here to join the Frankie Manning Foundation in its mission to spread the […]

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