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A Special MLK Day Event Celebrating a Hero in the Fight for Civil Rights
January 20, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm EST$55.00
At this dinner event, author Nancy Chism will talk about how she fulfilled a promise made to her friend by writing the biography, Pickin’ Cotton on the Way to Church: The Life and Work of Boniface Hardin, O.S.B. She will describe Hardin’s roots in segregated Kentucky, his struggle to find a seminary, his activism during the Civil Rights years, and the community organizations he began, culminating in his founding of Martin University, where he served as president for 30 years.
To register, please send your contribution of $55, payable to the Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc., marked “Chism lecture” by January 13, 2020 to P.O. Box. 9742, Naples, FL 34101.
- American Association of University Women, Greater Naples Branch
- Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc.