Pine Bluff Branch NAACP accepting nominations for awards program

The Pine Bluff Branch NAACP is currently accepting nominations for its 2013 Nomination Awards Program, which will be held from 5-6:30 p.m. Nov. 2, prior to the organization’s annual Freedom Fund Banquet at the Pine Bluff Convention Center.

The NAACP Awards Committee is accepting nominations for the following categories:

• Pine Bluff Branch Member of the Year

• Dove Civil Rights Award

• Community Service Award

• Youth of the Year Award

Nomination forms and award criteria are available by contacting Lula Gray at 870-535-5680 or Mary Hart at 870-536-6571. The deadline to submit nomination forms and criteria information is Oct. 19. Mail to Pine Bluff Branch NAACP Award Committee, P.O. Box 9064, Pine Bluff, Ark., 71611.

Winners will be notified prior to the program.