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2020 March on Washington

Kankakee County Branch of the NAACP
MARCH ON WASHINGTON

COMMEMORATING the 57 th YEAR CELEBRATION

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM

“Get Off Our Necks”
AUGUST 27 th – AUGUST 29 th , 2020

$240.00 Per Person

Cost Includes:

  • Roundtrip Charter Coach Transportation
  • Hotel Accommodations (Based on double occupancy)
  • Meals & Continental Breakfast
  • Tour Martin Luther King Jr. Monument
  • T-Shirt

Hotel Accommodations (1 Night Double Occupancy Room)
(Single Occupancy Room – add $50.00 to total cost $290.00)

Hilton Garden Inn- Ronald Reagan Airport
2020 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Arlington, VA, 22202

Mass procession from the Lincoln Memorial to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial

A Minimum of $75.00 – Non-Refundable Deposit is required to reserve your seat and lodging
by Wednesday, June 24, 2020.

The remaining balance is due by Monday, July 20, 2020, if the balance is not paid you forfeit
your seat and hotel room.

The first 25 participants registration paid in full will receive a one-year NAACP Membership.
This is based on a first come first serve basis.

Bus will depart Thursday, August 27, 2020, 6:30 p.m. from the Paramount Theater – Returning
Saturday, August 29, 2020, at APPROXIMATELY 11:00 P.M.

Contact Paulette Crank at 815-953-2399 or email naacp3035@aol.com for more information.

We Look Forward To You Joining Us On Such an Memorable Event!!

NAACP Town Hall – Protest and Black Men

Town Hall Flyer

Topic: Protest & Black Men
Time: Jun 6, 2020 10:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)
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You can also watch the Town Hall on the State Conference Facebook Page.

Racial Taboo Townhall Meeting October 27th

The Kankakee County Branch NAACP will be co-sponsoring a townhall meeting on race, featuring the film Racial Taboo, at the Kankakee Public Library auditorium on Tuesday October 27th, 2015 from 6 to 8 PM. The meeting will be an opportunity to learn more about the relationships in our society between people of various races, to discuss the topic in small groups, and to perhaps begin to establish your own friendships across racial lines.

Here’s a trailer for the film.

The event is free and open to the public. Come join us for an opportunity to learn and grow as a community.