...Not One Step Back!
Please consider contributing in the life of our community by contributing to or participating in the Moore County NAACP.
General Membership Meetings moving from third Thursday to the second Monday of each Month Beginning Monday, March 9, 2015
SEEKING WOMAN-OF-THE-YEAR NOMINEES!
Dear Pastors, Civic Organizations, Sororities, Fraternities, Community Clubs:
The Moore County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has traditionally crowned a local “Woman of the Year” to compete in the NC NAACP State Women in NAACP - Woman/Mother of the Year Coronation.
W e are presently accepting nominations for deserving women from local religious organizations, civic organizations, sororities, and fraternities in Moore County. Please include a resume listing the qualifications of your candidate along with recommendations from church leaders extolling the candidate’s virtues. An entry fee of $10.00 is required along with the submission of the resume. See attached Registration Form.
The local winner will represent the Moore County Branch on the State Conference level of competition and receive a paid one year regular adult membership to the NAACP (if she is not a member) along with all expenses paid to the State Conference competition.
All nominations must be postmarked by April 19, 2015 to:
Moore County NAACP
Mother of the Year Contest
General Rules – 2015
1. Any female may be nominated.
2. Must be 18 ages or older.
3. Nominees must be a Moore County residence.
4. All nominees will receive a Certificate of Appreciation.
5. The nominee does not have to be a member of the NAACP. (Preferable)
7. If nominee is winner, she must be willing to travel to participate in 2015 NC NAACP Women in NAACP Conference and Woman/Mother of the Year Coronation Program. Please save the date of May 30, 2015. Location to be announced at a later date.
ENTRY FEE: $10.00
Winner will receive an all expense paid trip to the NC State NAACP WIN: 2015 Conference – Women/Mother of the Year Event.
Two tickets to the local NAACP Banquet.
All nominees will be recognized.
April 19 (Postmarked) Deadline for nominations of candidates (registration
forms, submission letters and fees)
April 26 The winner will be crowned during 2015 Woman of the Year ceremony. The program will be announced at a later.
May 30 NC State NAACP – 2015 Women in NAACP Conference – Woman/Mother of the Year
Please copy, fill out, and return the form below.
Contact Information: 910-603-4121
(Must be POSTMARKED BY April 19, 2015)
Address: ______________________________ _______________________ ________
Street/PO Box City Zip
County of Residence: ______________________________________________________
Civic Clubs ______________________________________________________
Please use a separate sheet explaining why this special woman, because of her dedicated service to her community, that she should be crown Moore County NAACP 2015 Woman of the Year. Attach sheet to this registration form.
Please check one:
Person submitting nomination
Anonymous (You do not have to provide your name in order to nominate a candidate.)
Required Entry Fee of $10.00 enclosed.
Registration Form, letter of submission and entry fee must be received or postmarked by April 19, 2015 to the Moore County NAACP, Women in NAACP/Woman of the Year Committee, PO Box 1351, Southern Pines, NC 28388. Contact information - call 910-603-4121.
Taken January 22, 2015 on Rays Bridge Road a quarter of a mile from HWY 22.The struggle continues.
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