Saginaw’s NAACP branch has announced the 52nd Annual Freedom Fund Celebration, kicking off at 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 24. This annual event, a beacon of hope and progress in Saginaw, serves to honor individuals who have made significant strides in their careers and contributions to the community.
The 52nd Annual Freedom Fund event, with the theme "Thriving Together," reaffirms the NAACP's commitment to confronting inequality, dismantling racism, and advancing change in critical areas such as criminal justice, healthcare, education, climate action, and the economy. This year's event will be held in person, providing an opportunity for attendees to come together and celebrate the achievements of individuals. For those unable to attend in person, a virtual option will be available, ensuring that the celebration reaches a wide and diverse audience.
The Saginaw Branch of the NAACP is proud to announce Courtney Garrett as one of the distinguished recipients of the "Young Professional" recognition at the 52nd Annual Freedom Fund event. She has consistently demonstrated outstanding leadership, determination, and commitment to making a positive impact in Saginaw and beyond in her role as the Diversity + Business Development Director at CMURC. Her recognition serves as an inspiration to other young professionals, encouraging them to reach for new heights and contribute to the betterment of their communities.
The Freedom Fund event promises to be an unforgettable evening filled with entertainment and the presentation of community service awards. It will bring together community leaders, advocates, and supporters who are passionate about advancing social justice and equality in Saginaw.
The Saginaw NAACP encourages everyone to join them in celebrating the achievements and continued efforts to build a more just and equitable Saginaw. Whether attending in person or virtually, this event promises to be a testament to the power of unity, progress, and the tireless pursuit of equality.