Submitted by Charlotte Miller
The National Council of Negro Women hosted its 44th Annual State Leadership Conference on March 31-April 2, 2017 in Cleveland. This year’s theme was “Building on a Rich Legacy.”
Three adults and seven youth members represented the Kosciusko/Attala Section. The three-day event consists of a welcome/opening program with the parade of presidents, a Harambee Breakfast, the Bethune Luncheon, Lift the Legacy Awards Gala, Life Members Breakfast, workshops and plenary sessions.
Minnie Greer was recognized as a new life member. Charlotte Miller was elected 2nd Vice President of the State NCNW Property Management Team. Minnie Greer currently serves as a board member.
The youth were active participants throughout the conference by serving as program participants and assisting with door prizes.
The Booker-Clarke Section of Holmes County will host the 2018 conference.