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Evanston/North Shore Branch NAACP to hold 2021 Freedom Banquet (virtual) November 20.

There's still time to purchase your ticket to support Evanston/North Shore NAACP, which will take place virtually at 5 p.m. on Saturday, November 20.

The event will include a panel discussion about Critical Race Theory.

Dr. Ava Greenwell, NU history professor, author and producer will moderate.


NU history professor Dr. Hosea Madina;

Dr. Gilo Kwesi Cornell Logan, DEI educator, consultant and coach

NU student Spencer Nabors;

Elementary school educator Lauren Davis; and

NU history student Marquise Talyor.

The Evanston/North Shore NAACP branch will also honor the following community members:

Rev. Kenneth Cherry and Christ Temple Church Evanston IL (Religious Services)

Bryant Wallace (Business)

Anya Tanyavutti, Board President, Evanston/Skokie School District 65

Charles Spivey, Snell Post 7186

Carla Cooper-Dudley, Ebenezer-Primm Towers Senior Citizens Home

Honorable Awards for NAACP Services:

Bennett J. Johnson and George Mitchell


Click here to purchase your tickets and to select a meal. Meals are provided by Koi Fine Asian Cuisine and Lounge, Soul & Smoke, and Comfort Desserts Reimagined.


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