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NAACP National President Derrick Johnson will be a guest speaker at the NAACP-Oakland Branch’s 4th Annual Service Awards Gala on Thursday, April 19 at Scott’s Seafood in Jack London Square in Oakland from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Honorees iclude congresswoman Barbara Lee; Alice A. Huffman, NAACP state president; Dr. Glenda Newell-Harris, president of The Links, Incorporated; and, Dr. Regina Jackson, president/CEO of East Oakland Youth Development Center.
For more information, contact NAACP Oakland Branch President George Holland at 510.465.4100 or Patrice Waugh at 510-219-8690.