On February 11, 2012, at the Salem Conference Center in Salem, Oregon, we will have our annual gala celebration of African American history with a focus on Oregon. Our program will be Portraits of Courage staged by Will and Company of Los Angeles, California under the direction of Colin Cox. A special feature of this presentation will be profiles from Perseverance A History of African Americans in Oregon's Marion and Polk Counties. Highlights for the evening will include honoring recipients of our awards: Pillars of Leadership and Service, The First, Trailblazer, Organization Giving and our student educational scholarship. Recipient for each award which will be announced in January.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information or purchase tickets online at http://www.oregonnorthwestblackpioneers.org/. Please be sure to provide contact information; i.e., phone or email.