8th Annual Veterans of the MS Civil Rights Movement Conference
Drury Inn & Suites Hotel,
610 E. County Line Road,
Ridgeland, MS (800) 325-0720
Rate: $99.00 + tax/night (special rate expires MARCH 15, 2013)
GROUP NUMBER: 2161390
Days Inn & Suites Ridgeland
150 Centre Street
Ridgeland, MS (877) 361-2506
Rate: $53.54 per night,
Group Number: 62350886 (special rate expires MARCH 13, 2013
Your participation in this conference is greatly NEEDED!
For more information, please contact Cynthia Palmer, Executive Director, Office: (601) 977-7914 | Cell: (601) 918-7809
Download the Conference Registration and/or the Souvenir Booklet Advertising Forms, or you may register online now via Paypal.
The deadline to receive your Souvenir Book Ad is March 1, 2013.
The Board of Directors of the *Veterans of the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement, Inc*. is pleased to announce the new location of its administrative office to the historic campus of Tougaloo College, Tougaloo, MS.
In 2004, the Veterans of the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement, Inc., created an organization with the mission of preserving the true history of the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement, educating and motivating young people about this history, creating an open space for dialogue on the critical rights issues affecting all of us today, and using the lessons learned from all of the human rights struggles in this Country and especially the Deep South, and particularly Mississippi, to open minds and help create a truly just society.
-- Read the full press release here.
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