2014 Annual Freedom Fund and Awards Banquet

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banquetnaacpep14aIt’s our Centennial Jubilee – The El Paso Branch of the NAACP cordially invites you to attend its Annual Freedom Fund and Awards Banquet on Saturday, August 16, 2014. This event will be held at the Centennial Banquet and Conference Center located Building 11199 East Bliss, Fort Bliss, TX 79916.. The Social Gathering will commence at 6:00pm and the banquet begins at 7:00pm. The branch will recognize prominent El Pasoans for their outstanding contributions to the community and award scholarships to deserving young students. We will also be celebrating our Centennial – 100 years of service.

The vision of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure a society in which all individuals have equal rights and there is no racial hatred or racial discrimination. Founded February 12, 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest, largest and most widely recognized grassroots-based Civil Rights organization. The El Paso Branch is proud to be the oldest branch in the state of Texas.

We cordially invite you to share with us in this event. Our theme, “All In For Justice and Equality.” The keynote speaker will be Ms. Julia T. Brown, Esq. She currently serves as the County Manager for Dona Ana County, New Mexico and has a very long history of NAACP work throughout her childhood in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and present.

This event will not be complete without your presence. The cost is $50.00 per guest or $500.00 per table of 10 guests. You may also contribute by purchasing an advertisement in our Souvenir Brochure. The requested advertisement donations are as follows:

Back Cover……………………………………….SOLD
Inside Front Cover or Inside Back Cover…………..$200.00
Full Page……………………………………..$100.00
Half Page………………………………………$75.00
Quarter Page……………………………………$50.00
Exclusive Platinum Sponsorship:
$1,000.00 – includes table for 10 guests, Preferential Guest Seating, Full Page Advertisement and Special Recognition.

Please complete the form regarding your reservation and advertisement confirmations. For more information and contact us at 915-751-6490 or Reservations Coordinator, Mr. Gregg Davis 915-471-1530 or Branch President, Mr. Harold Howell 915-474-1247 or Freedom Fund Chair, Mr. Steven Purchase 915-877-1578 or email us at elpnaacp@yahoo.com.
Also, please consider becoming a member of the NAACP or giving a membership as a gift. Members are considered premiere advocates of civil rights in their communities. Adult annual membership dues are $30.00 and Youth, College and Life Memberships are available upon request.
Join us Saturday evening, August 16, 2014.
Together, we will make a difference…
Keeping the Vision…El Paso Branch of the NAACP

Please click here to download the souvenir brochure form.