The Alexandria Branch of the NAACP held its 79th Freedom Fund Banquet on October 27 at the Holiday Inn and Suites Alexandria. This year’s banquet theme was “Your Power, Your Decision, VOTE.” The keynote speaker was activist and Philadelphia’s first poet laureate, Sonia Sanchez, who spoke to the crowd about doing “Pushups for Peace.”
Alexandria City Mayor, William D. Euille (D). Gee James/Capitol Media USA
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