2009 NAACP Banquet

Posted on 10/20/2009 1:03:53 PM

The Office of Conference Services is coordinating the Indiana County Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Annual Freedom Fund Banquet. The banquet will be held at IUP in the Blue Room on Saturday, November 14, 2009, beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Tickets may be purchased for $30 each for adults, and $15 for children under eighteen years of age and students. For additional information or to purchase tickets, please contact the NAACP office on Tuesday or Thursday between 10:00 a.m. and noon at 724-463-0631 or Dr. Edwina Battle Void at (724) 349-5038.

The theme for this year’s banquet is Perseverance: Staying the Course with the Economy, Education, and Family. The speaker will be Dr. Veronica Watson. Dr. Watson is associate dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at IUP and director of the Fredrick Douglass Institute.