NCNW host 44th annual Leadership Conference

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.