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NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks to Attend Public Mass Meeting and Demand Justice for Flint Residents Impacted by Water Crisis

FLINT, MI (January 24, 2016) – NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks will join leaders from the Michigan State Conference and the Flint and Detroit, Michigan branches of the NAACP at a public mass meeting to call for a resolution to the Flint water crisis.  NAACP Flint Branch Leadership will share the NAACP’s 15-point priority plan for addressing the Flint water crisis, a comprehensive plan developed with the input of members of the Flint community in cooperation with the Flint branch of the NAACP.

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President Brooks, along with local NAACP leaders, is inviting members of the community to attend the meeting and provide feedback and comment on the priorities. Following the community commentary/testimonies, a panel moderated by NAACP Detroit Branch President, Reverend Wendell Anthony, and consisting of experts from the health, legal, and educational fields, will answer questions and provide guidance.

 

WHO:             NAACP Flint, MI Branch, President Frances Gilcreast

NAACP Michigan State Conference, President Yvonne White

NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks

WHEN:          Tuesday, January 26, 2016

                        5:00 p.m., EST

WHERE:        University of Michigan-Flint Northbank Center

                        432 N. Saginaw Street

                        Flint, MI

NAACP Mass Meeting in Flint

Source: NAACP

 

NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks to Attend Public Mass Meeting and Demand Justice for Flint Residents Impacted by Water Crisis  was originally published on wchbnewsdetroit.com