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National Newspaper Publishers Association Cincinnati Convention
June 25, 2019 - June 28, 2019
Corinthian Baptist ChurchFree – $75.00
Photo provided by the Cincinnati Herald
National Newspaper Publishers Association Convention set to host uplifting Cincinnati events.
The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) invite you to a host of Cincinnati events filled with innovation, transformation, and empowerment. The events include an education resource fair, dinner, and town hall meeting with leaders in the field of education: CPS Superintendent Laura Mitchell, Pre-School Promise’s Vanessa White, and Treigg Turner, Education Chair for the NAACP.
These uplifting events will take place between June 25-28th at the various locations below. The dinner, resource fair, and town hall meeting are free.
Check out the lineup below:
|June 25th||5-6p.m.||Corinthian Baptist Church||Education Resource Fair|
|June 25th||6 – 8:30 p.m.||Corinthian Baptist Church||Parents Town Hall Meeting
Hosted by Radio One’s Lincoln Ware, Panelists include CPS Superintendent Laura Mitchell, Pre-School Promise’s Vanessa White, and Treigg Turner, Education Chair for the NAACP, Music by Corinthian’s choir. Dinner included.
6 – 8:30 p.m.
|Freedom Center||Opening Reception
Enjoy refreshments, docent tours, and music by jazz saxophonist Ed “Sax” Thomas. Free entry.
|June 28th||6:30 p.m.||Westin Hotel|| Legacy Awards Black-Tie Dinner
An event honoring Cincinnati Herald‘s Marjorie Parham. Followed by a Bootsy Collins House Party. Special guests include U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, Hon. Nina Turner, vocalist Kathy Wade, Joseph Parrish (“Blind Injustice”), and more. $75. Purchase tickets online.
*Please note: Corinthian Baptist Church’s new location is 1930 Tennessee Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229. There is plenty of parking available in the lot.
Parents will get to help their children succeed, and have time for Q&A with the panelists. For more information, call The Cincinnati Herald at (513) 961-3331, ext. 600.
About the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA)
NNPA is a trade association of the more than 200 African American-owned community newspapers from around the United States. Since its founding 75 years ago, NNPA has consistently been the voice of the black community. The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) is committed to providing its members with valuable information, opportunities, and services.
The National Newspaper Publishers Association hosts its town hall meetings for the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), signed into law by former President Barack Obama in December 2017.