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39th Annual Freedom Fund – Postponed

39th Annual Freedom Fund – Postponed

Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-5 to cancel all events over 250 people and all assemblages in shared spaces over 250 people beginning on Friday, March 13 at 5:00pm and ending on Sunday, April 5 at 5:00pm.  As a result, the 39th Annual NAACP Freedom Fund Dinner, scheduled for tomorrow night will be …

39th Annual Freedom Fund Artwork

39th Annual Freedom Fund Artwork

The artwork that graces the 39th Annual Freedom Fund Booklet and Invitation was created by Wishum Gregory. After 40 plus years as King Twitty, the celebrity Photographer, Wishum Gregory established his “Wishum Gregory Art” in 2008. The Wishum Gregory team uses digital technology as an essential part of the creative presentation process to create timely and historical …

39th Annual Freedom Fund Dinner

The Flint Branch NAACP is delighted to announce its 39th Annual Freedom Fund Dinner, which will be held on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 6:00 P.M., (VIP Reception 5:00-6:00 P.M.).  This black-tie gala will be held at Holiday Inn Gateway Centre, 5353 Gateway Centre Dr., Flint, MI  48507.  This year’s theme is “When We Fight, …

2020 Scholarships are here!

The NAACP is a leading advocate of equal access to quality education. In an effort to promote and ensure higher education opportunities for the youth in Genesee County, the Flint Branch of the NAACP has established a scholarship fund. The NAACP Scholarship Fund is established to assist and encourage young students who are about to …

Get Out To Vote!

November 2nd, the Flint Branch NAACP in partnership with the Pan-Hellenic Council, will be having a “Get Out To Vote” rally on the Flint City Hall Lawn from 10am until 3pm. Kerry Washington of “Scandal” will be in attendance to give a speech about the importance of voting and women’s suffrage. Ms. Washington is set …

2018 Scholarships are here!

The NAACP is a leading advocate of equal access to quality education. In an effort to promote and ensure higher education opportunities for the youth in Genesee County, the Flint Branch of the NAACP has established a scholarship fund. The NAACP Scholarship Fund is established to assist and encourage young students who are about to …