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Amarillo Branch NAACP

STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

The Amarillo Branch NAACP Scholarship Awards are open to all interested Amarillo area students. Scholarships are based on merit, academic potential, financial need and Community Service. Student scholarship applicants must meet the minimum enrollment and qualifications required by the college or university they plan to attend.

Scholarship amounts may be awarded in the amounts of $250, $500 up to $1000

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Amarillo Branch NAACP Scholarship Banquet

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Amarillo Branch NAACP

2018
Scholarship Awards Banquet
Freedom Fund Banquet
“Education is the most powerful Weapon”

Keynote Speaker
Ralph Cooper
Sports Director, News Channel 10

Thursday April 26, 2018
Amarillo Civic Center Grand Plaza
7:00 P.M.
Donation $35.00 Tables $325 Non-profits
Students and Seniors $30.00 $500 Businesses/Corporations

For Tickets, Tables, and additional information, call Melodie Graves at 806-640-8184 or Maxine Rabb-Brandon at 806-690-0192

2nd Annual Amarillo Branch NAACP Black History Luncheon

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Amarillo Branch NAACP

Celebrating 75Years of Service to Amarillo & the Texas Panhandle
Black History Luncheon

Liberation through the Arts
(Music, Song, Dance, Literature)
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Embassy Suites
550 S Buchanan St.
12:00 P.M.

Donation $35.00 Seniors Citizens &Students $30.00
Reserved Table $325.00 For Sponsorship or Table Reservations call 806-640-8184

Calendar Of Events For 2018

2018 Amarillo Branch NAACP Calendar of Events
P.O. Box 2433-Amarillo, TX 79105 – 806-367-7818

JANUARY 9, 2018 “I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO”
FILM VIEWING
PANEL DISCUSSION
DOWNTOWN
CENTRAL LIBRARY

6:00 P. M.

JANUARY 13, 2018 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
MEETING
MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Mt. OLIVE BAPT. CHURCH
1015 N. MONROE

1:00 P.M.

JANUARY 15, 2018 MLK Jr.
COMMEMORATIVE
MARCH MARTIN LUTHER KING
PARK
1501 W AMARILLO BLVD GATHER @ 11: A.M.
MARCH STARTS
12:00 P.M.

FEBRUARY 1, 2018
TOWNHALL MEETING
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FEBRUARY 10, 2018 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
MEETING
MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Mt. OLIVE BAPT. CHURCH
1015 N. MONROE

1:00 P.M.

FEBRUARY 24, 2018
BLACK HISTORY LUNCHEON
EMBASSY SUITES
550 BUCHANAN St

12:00 P.M.

MARCH 1, 2018
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION OPEN

MARCH 10, 2018 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
MEETING
MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Mt. OLIVE BAPT. CHURCH
1015 N. MONROE

1:00 P.M.

APRIL 7, 2018
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE

APRIL 14, 2018 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
MEETING
MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Mt. OLIVE BAPT. CHURCH
1015 N. MONROE

1:00 P.M.

APRIL 26, 2018
SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS
BANQUET
CIVIC CENTER
GRAND PLAZA

7:00 P.M.

MAY 12, 2018 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
MEETING
MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Mt. OLIVE BAPT. CHURCH
1015 N. MONROE

1:00 P.M.

JUNE 9, 2018 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
MEETING
MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Mt. OLIVE BAPT. CHURCH
1015 N. MONROE

1:00 P.M.

Amarillo Branch NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet

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Amarillo Branch NAACP

2017
Dr. R. W. JONES
Freedom Fund Banquet

“Equity, Equality, and Justice”

Keynote Speaker
The Honorable Judge Morris L. Overstreet
Saturday
November 4, 2017
Amarillo Civic Center Grand Plaza
7:00 P.M.

Donation Adults $45.00 Students (15-24) $25.00 (14& Under) $15.00

Tables $350.00 Private Individuals $325.00 Social Organizations
$300.00 Churches/Non-profits
Friends of the NAACP Sponsorship $125.00 (includes 2 tickets)
Deadline October 25, 2017

For tickets/tables please call Ludell Hill @ 806-367-6671 or Floyd Anthony @806-290-8705

NOTE: This is a fundraiser to benefit the Amarillo Branch NAACP. All NAACP Branches have been designated as 501 (c) (4) organizations. Contributions or gifts to this NAACP Branch are not deductible as charitable contributions for Federal income tax purposes.

NAACP Community Forum To Address Languages of Amarillo

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The Languages of Amarillo
Experts from Amarillo ISD, Amarillo Police Department, Catholic Charities of the Texas Panhandle, Northwest Texas Hospital, and the Amarillo Public Library ESL Program have been invited to discuss the challenges and opportunities presented by the many foreign languages spoken in the Amarillo area.

• When: Saturday, September 23, from
10:00-11:00
• Where: The Downtown Amarillo Library

Karen Welch of Panhandle PBS will be moderating.
Please join us for this fascinating discussion.