Neighbor-to-Neighbor Community Cookout & Freedom Summer Celebration
Join us for the Neighbor-to-Neighbor Community Cookout and Freedom Summer Celebration Monday July 14th at 5:00pm at Ray-Cort Park, located at 314 Mitchell Branch Road in Burnsville. This summer is the 50th anniversary of the milestone Freedom Summer voter registration drive in Mississippi. Come celebrate with us at this neighborly event sponsored by the Yancey-Mitchell NAACP chapter. Free food and information, and speakers will be on hand. Please bring chairs. Information will be available from local community organizations and speakers about new voter registration ID laws, low-income access to health care, the latest assaults on NC public education, inequitable tax laws. Free information, including brochures and other resources, will be offered. For more information call 284-8507.