Join Us October 5-7 NC NAACP 74th Conventionby Greater Diversity News September 30, 2017 0 comments
Dear NC NAACP Members & Friends of the Forward Together Moral Movement,
We are less than one week away from our 74th Annual State Convention, this year’s theme is “Forward Together Not One Step Back: For Justice We NEVER Sound Retreat.”
Tickets are still available for all of the events scheduled during the annual convention. We will kick off our convention on Thursday Oct. 5, with our Religious Emphasis Day. Thursday events will be held at Martin St. Baptist Church located at 1001 E. Martin St. Raleigh NC. Rev. Julie Peeples will serve as the luncheon speaker and tickets the luncheon are 30.00 per ticket. That evening, Rabbi Jonah Penser will serve as the mass meeting speaker at 7pm.
On Friday, October 6, Attorney Derrick Johnson, Interim President & CEO NAACP will be the keynote speaker for the Membership Luncheon.
Saturday October 7, Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, will give his final State of the State on Civil Rights Address at 9:45 am this event will be open to the public. U.S. Senator Corey Booker, will be the keynote speaker for the Political Action Luncheon tickets are 45.00. During our evening festivities, News One Now host, Mr. Roland Martin will provide the keynote address at the Freedom Fund Banquet. Tickets are 65.00.
If you are interested in purchasing tickets please email the Registration Team at [email protected]. If you have any questions about the NC NAACP convention please email our Convention Chair, Mrs. Daphne Holmes – Johnson at [email protected]