FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 9, 2015
Thursday, September 10, 2015
NAACP FREEDOM FUND DINNER OCT 3, 2015 at 6 PM at Capital Plaza
Jefferson City NAACP 52nd Freedom fund Dinner Fundraiser
Jefferson City, Missouri, September 10, 2015–
The Jefferson City, Missouri NAACP hosts the 52nd Annual Freedom Fund Dinner with speaker Rueben Shelton. This year’s theme is “Justice & Mercy Now.”
The dinner is Saturday, October 3, 2015 at the Capital Plaza Hotel, Jefferson City, MO. An auction will be held before the dinner at 6 pm. The dinner starts at 7 pm. The organization is now accepting table purchases and ticket purchases. Tickets are $50.00 per person. Table purchases are a minimum of $550.
The JC NAACP is also accepting donations for the auction. Items that have been donated and auctioned in the past include electronics, sports memorabilia, etc. Please contact Glenn Bonner at firstname.lastname@example.org, or (573) 690-1097, for table/ticket purchases, and to make donations. Jefferson City, MO NAACP P.O. Box 104221, Jefferson City, MO 65110-4221
“Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. The issues faced in Missouri over the last 14 months have made the state an example - an example of what is still being determined. We are part of the solution and we at the NAACP encourage you to join us in ensuring that Jefferson City is on the right side of discussions about justice and equality,” said NAACP president, Atty. Nimrod Chapel, Jr. in discussing the event. “We welcome everyone to the dinner.”
The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.
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If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Nimrod Chapel, Jr., JC NAACP President at (855) 9 WORKER or email at email@example.com.