Freedom, Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow
Syracuse, NY – The Central New York Community is invited to join the NAACP for their 39th Annual Freedom Fund Award Dinner. The event will take place on Thursday, June 7th, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Liverpool, 441 Electronics Parkway.
Visit their website to pay online at: https://tinyurl.com/FreedomFundTickets Honored guests include; Emcees for the evening, Bea Gonzalez, VP for Community Engagement at Syracuse University and Sharon Owens, Deputy Mayor for the City of Syracuse; our keynote speaker for the evening, NYS Comptroller, Thomas P. DiNapoli; and, back by popular demand, serving as our Honorary Freedom Fund Award Dinner Chairs, are Floyd and Deborah Little.
The NAACP has a wonderful line-up of award recipients this year, who are very deserving of this recognition.
NAACP 2018 Freedom Fund Dinner honorees
Harriet Tubman Freedom Fund Award
Mr. William (Bill) Byrne – (Byrne Dairy retired)
Earl G. Graves Sr. Cooperate Award
Madam C J Walker Small Business Award
Mary Mcleod Bethune Educator Award
Francis McMillan Parks
Philip Randolph CNY Union Award
Richard Knowles & Shavel Edwards
Earl Colvin Courage and Activist Award
Joel Rinne & Juhanna Rogers;
Maye, Mckinney and Melchor Freedom and Justice Award
William Herbert Johnson Bar Association (Minority Bar Association) CN
For more information contact President, Linda Brown-Robinson at 315-440-6340.
Syracuse Onondaga NAACP 39th Annual Freedom Fund Award Dinner
June 7, 2018
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Pkwy, Liverpool, NY 13088
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