Lorain group to mark 30th anniversary
The Lorain Section of the National Council of Negro Women Inc. will celebrate its 30th anniversary at noon, Sept. 30, at the Spitzer Conference Center of Lorain County Community College, 1005 N. Abbe Road in Elyria.
The group will recognize African American men who serve in education throughout Lorain County. The group also will celebrate the 142nd birthday year of Mary McCleod Bethune, the organization’s founder and the founder of Bethune-Cookman College in Daytona, Fla.
David Hardy Jr., CEO of the Lorain City School District, is the keynote speaker.
Tickets may be purchased by visiting www. eventbrite.com or by calling Jacqueline Rutledge at 440-242-7471 or Sylvia Duvall at 440-670-6027. Tickets must be purchased by Sept. 27 as no tickets will be available at the door.