UAPB Chapter of NAACP to celebrate women at banquet


The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Chapter of the NAACP will host its annual Women in the NAACP Banquet at 7 p.m. Friday at Mount Harmony Missionary Baptist Church, 812 E. Harding Ave.

The theme for the event is “Empowering Women with a Sense of Urgency.” The guest speaker will be Joyce Vaughn.

Admission is $20, which includes dinner. For more information, contact Mary Brentley, adviser, at 870-267-2540; Chanise Golatt, WIN banquet co-chair, at 501-413-8317; or Edlun Marshall, president, at 870-995-4449.