In Memoriam – Rainie E. Brooks

Title: Music Educator (Retired)
Location: Harwich, MA United States


  • Andrew’s Episcopalian Church, Yonkers, NY (Vestrywoman, 1971-1975)
  • Cape Cod Charismatic Community Fall River Delivery (consultant, 1999)
  • Cape Cod Roman Catholic Charismatic Conference (1993)
  • Charismatic Community, Scarsdale (service team member, 1975-1991)
  • Charismatic Prayer Group (consultant, 2000) (leader, 1998-2000)
  • Christian Therapist Association, McLean, VA (2003)
  • Collegiate Chorale, New York, NY (member, 1958-1968)
  • Congress of Racial Equality (team member, 1996)
  • Day of Reflection (coordinator prayer group, elected leader prayer group, 1998-current)
  • EPS Local Task Force (director, 2003)
  • Gabriel Richard Institute, NY (Christopher leadership course, 2000)
  • Holy Spirit Episcopal Church, Orleans, MA, soloist concert
  • Joan of Arc, Orleans, MA (inspirational speaker, 2002)
  • Joseph’s Medical Corps, Yonkers, NY (volunteer chaplain for renal patients, 2001-2012)
  • Life in the Spirit Program (coordinator, 1997)
  • Mary’s Catholic Prayer Group (member, 1993-2005)
  • Mary’s Roman Catholic Church (active Teen/Twenty Encounter Christ, 1995-1997) (advisor Teen/Twenty Encounter Christ) (Charismatic Prayer Group, leader, consultant, leader, 1993-2009) (lector, Eucharistic Minister, workshop presenter, leader of prayer group, consultant 1993-1999)
  • Montefiore Medical Center (TRIO, 1991) (presenter kidney transplant program, 1995)
  • Music Educators National Conference (MENC)
  • New York Regional Transplant Program (volunteer speaker, 1992-current)
  • Our Lady of the Cape, Brewster, MA, facilitator
  • Peter’s Episcopalian Church, Port Chester (contralto soloist, 1959-1969)
  • RENEW program, St. Mary’s Church, Mount Vernon, NY, (facilitator, 1994) (assistant coordinator)
  • Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (lenten program, presenter, 2009)
  • Scarsdale Teachers Association, executive board
  • Trinity College, Education Parish Service Program, (trustee, 2000-2004)
  • West Community School Music Association (executive board, 1967-1970)
  • Westchester County School of Music Association, executive board member
  • Willwood Tenant Association, Mount Vernon (vice president, 1981-1982) (president, 1982-1984)
  • Women’s Cursillo-English, New York Archdiocese, active team member
  • Young Adults Ministry (adviser, 1998-2002)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2019)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2018)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (2000-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the World,” Marquis Who’s Who (2002-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in American Education,” Marquis Who’s Who (2004-2005, 1996-1997)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who of American Women,” Marquis Who’s Who  (1989-2011)

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