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NAACP Pasadena Branch 32nd Ruby McKnight Williams Awards Dinner - 2017

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Hilton Pasadena

168 South Los Robles Avenue

Pasadena, CA 91101

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The Pasadena Branch of the NAACP

presents

32ND ANNUAL RUBY MCKNIGHT WILLIAMS AWARDS DINNER

Moving from a Divided Community to

UNITY


HONORARY CHAIRPERSONS

Darryl Dunn

Brad Ratliff

CHAIRPERSONS

Juanita West Tillman

Tommy McMullins


keynote speaker -

Dr. J. Morgan Kousser

MASTER OF CEREMONIES

Andre Coleman

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2017

Reception 6:00 p.m. Dinner 7:00 p.m.

PASADENA HILTON

International Ballroom

168 South Los Robles Avenue

Pasadena, CA 91101


Delano Yarbrough, President Pasadena NAACP

Tickets will be held at the door

Please RSVP by September 28

For further details call 626.793.1293 or email naacppasadena@gmail.com


2017 HONOREES

RUBY MCKNIGHT WILLIAMS AWARD - Willis Meeks, Retired, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

ARTS AWARD - John B, Singer, Songwriter & Produce

CIVIC AWARD - Senator Anthony Portantino, California State Senate

COMMUNITY AWARD - Ishmael Trone, Business Entrepreneur

COMMUNITY AWARD - Patricia Guzman, Educator

CORPORATE AWARD - Singpoli, Kin Hui, CEO

EDUCATION AWARD - Dr. J. Morgan Kousser, Professor of History and Social Sciences

FAITH - Dr. Rev. John B. Bledsoe, Pastor, Zion Star MB Church

PRESIDENTS AWARD - Gronemeier & Associates (Dale Gronemeier and Elbie Hickambottom, Jr.)

SPORTS AWARD - Ricky Ervins, Former NFL and USC Football Player

YOUTH AWARD - ACTSO Medalists - Gold, Original Essay, Faith Earley; Silver, Microbiology, Lauryn Higginson; Bronze, Photography, Kalina Gittens

Proceeds to benefit Scholarships, ACTSO and Community Outreach

For further details call 626.793.1293 or email naacppasadena@gmail.com

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