Floyd M. Washington, Jr. Career Day & Youth Summit

6 thoughts on “Floyd M. Washington, Jr. Career Day & Youth Summit

  1. Will you be hosting the Youth Summit in 2013? If so, can you provide me with the date and locations? I would like to bring students from the Upward Bound Program at Eastern Michigan University.
    Thanks!
    Mark Jackson, Director
    EMU Upward Bound

    • Hello Mark and thank you for contacting the Detroit Branch NAACP. Our Youth Council meets every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 6:00PM. We invite you to bring your youth out to join us. Currently we are preparing for the 50th Anniversary of the Martin Luther King Jr., Freedom Walk. The event will be held June 22, 2013 and we will meet at the intersection of Warren & Forest at 9:00A.M. This year the youth focused event on will be on Friday, June 21, 2013 in preparation for the March. More information can be found at http://www.freedomwalkdetroit.com or by calling 313-871-2087.

  2. Will this event take place this year? If so, how can I get more information to organize a field trip for my Upward Bound students from Eastern Michigan University (Dates, times, agenda)?
    Thanks!

    • Hello Mr. Jackson,

      Thank you for contacting the Detroit Branch NAACP. We have not finalized all of the information for the Career Day, however we will be hosting a similar event bringing youth together for the June 22 50th Anniversary of the March Down Woodward. More information will be available soon.

      Additionally, invite you to join us for the 58th Annual Fight For Freedom Fund Dinner April 28, 2013 at COBO Hall. For more information please contact us at 313-871-2087.

  3. Floyd Washington, Jr. is my brother and I sent a notice before that there is not a M in his name, but that is my middle name. Please remove the M!
    Thank you for your consideration.

    • Good Afternoon Ms. Florida and thank you for contacting the Detroit Branch NAACP and correcting us in this area. We invite you to stay engaged with the Detroit Branch NAACP and join us on June 22, 2013 for the 50th Anniversary Commemorative March Down Woodward at 9:00AM. For further information you can call us at (313) 871-2087.

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