Thursday, May 28, 2009
NAACP Celebrates 30th annual Freedom Awards Banquet
SYRACUSE, N.Y.-- The Syracuse/Onondaga County NAACP honored several individuals and organizations during their 30th annual ceremony on Thursday night.
Several business and community leaders will be honored for the work in the area. One of those was Kitty Rice, a M&T bank branch manager. "It was a humbling experience to just realize that the people you really think you out there working with and for recognize it and appreciate it so I'm elated." said Rice. She will recieve the Freedom Award, the organization's highest award
The dinner starts at 6 p.m, followed by dinner at 7 p.m. Dinner tickets are $75. For reservations, call 445-0451.