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The Allentown Branch of the NAACP will be having its 70th Annual Freedom Fund and Awards Banquet on Saturday July 28, 2012, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn located at 9th and Hamilton Streets in center city Allentown.
The Keynote speaker will beReverend Gregory Edwards who is currently CEO and President of Resurrected Community Development Corporation, Inc. located in Allentown’s CenterCity. This year’s theme “Moving the Community Forward” focuses on addressing the issues, circumstances and barriers that prevent our community from improving the quality of life for all our citizens.
The banquet will include a buffet style meal.
The NAACP is run by Volunteers and the annual Freedom Fund banquet is our primary fund raising effort.All funds raised will go toward financing the banquet and NAACP operations.Individual tickets can be purchased for a donation of $45.00 each.Tickets will not be available at the door.
A favorable response and your continued support will be greatly appreciated. If you have any questions, please contact Dan Bosket, President and Banquet Chairperson, at 610-780-9903.