NAACP Tennessee State Conference 76th Annual State Convention & Civil Rights Advocacy Training Conference was held September 22-24, 2022 in Nashville, TN. The event theme: THIS IS POWER!
Shackleford-Gray, White, and Hall, members of the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Branch received Awards and were recognized for outstanding and significant contributions to community; dedication and support to youth and young adults; as well as voter registration sign-up on the collegiate level!
Presented to women who have made and are making pioneering or significant contributions to their communities through their professional careers or through volunteerism and advocacy work.
Patricia Shackleford-Gray, Women in the NAACP Bridge Award
Thessela White, Youth Outreach Award
Presented to an individual (Adult) who has shown great insight and dedication in their support and work with youth/young adults in the unit or across the state.
Daveron Hall, Outstanding College Membership Award
Hall is President UTC NAACP College Branch
Voter Registration efforts yielded 130 sign-ups! (signed up 130)
Mrs. Gloria J. Sweet-Love, State Conference President and
Reverend Ann Pierre, Chattanooga-Hamilton County Branch President