The Eureka Branch of the NAACP will have its 46th annual Charles Washington Soul Food Dinner Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Eureka Woman’s Club, 1531 J St. The menu will feature fried chicken, macaroni and cheese, collard greens, black-eyed peas, cornbread and candied yams. There will also be a variety of desserts donated by Marie Callender’s.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BALTIMORE, MD – The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) today announced that tickets are now on sale for the 101st Spingarn Medal dinner as part of its 2016 National Convention to be held in Cincinnati, Ohio, July 16-20.
Sociologist and community mentor Chiquita D. Howard-Bostic will be the featured speaker at the Buffalo Branch NAACP 50th Annual Medgar Evers Dinner at 6 p.m. Sunday in the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. Howard-Bostic, who earned her bachelor’s degree in legal studies and English… – The Buffalo News
JACKSON, Tenn.-The local area chapter of the NAACP handed out awards at their annual banquet Sunday night. “It’s an opportunity for us to gather as a community to celebrate the work of the NAACP while we reaffirm our commitment to continue the work we have left as an organization,” NAACP member Byron Elam said at the 53rd annual Freedom Fund…
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray This year, the Life Membership Banquet of the Gary NAACP branch is celebrating its 100th birthday. The Centennial Celebration and Annual Life Membership Banquet will be held Saturday, June 4 at the Genesis Convention Center beginning at 6 p.m. This year’s theme is “Our Lives Matter, Our Votes Count.”
FLEMING – Keep moving forward and never give up was the theme for the 49th annual Auburn/Cayuga NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet held Friday night at the Springside Inn. Entitled “Pursuing Liberty in the Face of Injustice,” the annual event is celebrated nationally by chapters across the country.
In the 21st century, many would think the need for the NAACP had run its course. After all, the civil rights movement had come and gone, and great strides were being undertaken in the name of racial equality. Or so one would think.