“Our Time, Our Future” is the theme of this year’s Amarillo NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet.

 

A press release by the organization says the local branch will be giving out more than 30-thousand-dollars in scholarships to area students

 

The keynote speaker at the banquet will be author/poet Kirdes Sirrah, and the event starts at 6:30 p.m., Thursday night at the Amarillo Civic Center Heritage Ballroom B.

 

To purchase tickets, contact Committee Co-Chair Floyd Anthony (806) 290-8705 or email him at Floyd.Anthony @ yahoo.com