Originally published: 9-12-2017 Updated: 9-13-2018
NAACP President Derrick Johnson to Join Congressional Black Caucus Panels and Workshops on Voting, Activism, and State Of Black America
Washington, D.C. — The president of the nation’s foremost civil rights organization, Derrick Johnson will join Congressional Black Caucus leaders, esteemed civil rights leaders, influencers and advocates at the 48th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center starting on Wednesday, September 12, 2018.
The full schedule of the NAACP President Derrick Johnson’s participation on the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation ALC panels and braintrusts is below:
Thursday, September 13
- 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM:
NATIONAL TOWN HALL: Rise Up! Equality Delayed is Equality Denied, Location: Ballroom A
- 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM:
Leon Higginbotham Memorial Voting Rights Braintrust, Location: 202A
Friday, September 14
- 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM:
Beyond the Civil Rights Movement: Activism and Hashtags, Location: 140B
WHO: NAACP President Derrick Johnson
WHAT: The 48th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference
WHEN: Wednesday, September 12 – Friday, September 14
WHERE: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC 20001
President Johnson will be available for interviews prior to and after his the panels and workshop appearances. Please contact NAACP@sunshinesachs.comand Malik Russell: firstname.lastname@example.org arrange and request interviews.
Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest and largest nonpartisan civil rights organization. Its members throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities. You can read more about the NAACP’s work and our six “Game Changer” issue areas here.
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