NAACP Charlotte-Mecklenburg County Branch #5376 - "The Time Is Now. So Let's Get Busy and Seize the Time."
EVENTS 2015



NAACP Charlotte-Mecklenburg Branch
2017 ANNUAL FREEDOM FUND AWARDS BANQUET


Saturday, October 21, 2017
6:00PM
The Villages of Hope Haven Conference Center
3815 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC  28206







THEME: "Affirming the Foundation: It Takes a Village"


The NAACP Charlotte-Mecklenburg Branch invites you to its 2017 Annual Freedom Fund Awards Banquet. The evening is dedicated to honoring people in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg community who uphold the philosophy of the NAACP. These persons empower our communities to take a stand and to make a positive difference.

 

 
2017 HONOREES
   

 

PRESIDENT'S AWARD.................................................................... Det.GARY MCFADDEN (Retired), CMPD

 

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD ............................... ELISA CHINN GARY, Meck-County Clerk of Superior Court

 

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD ...................................................................... PAT MCCOY, ACTION NC

 

COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT ..................................... WILLIE RATCHFORD, Community Relations Committee,

                                                                                                                                                 City of Charlotte

 

COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT ............................................................ YOLANDA TROTMAN, iSpeak Now NC

 

UNSUNG HERO.............................................................................ROBERT DAWKINS, SAFE Coalition NC

 

UNSUNG HERO ............................................... REV. DR. DWAYNE A. WALKER, Little Rock AME Zion Church
                                                              

 

 Join us for dinner prepared by the Taste of Hope Catering staff, live music, fellowship, and celebration!

Proceeds will be used to support our community empowering initiatives. 
  

ATTIRE: Semi-Formal
TICKETS: $60.00



Ticket/AD Sale Deadline: September 30, 2017



Contact Harriett Mendinghall for ticket purchase, Souvenir Journal AD purchase, table sponsorship 
                    Phone: 704-575-2451         Email: naacp@charlottenaacp.com