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Nominations for Eighth Annual Black History Month Celebration - February 24, 2019

Nominations for Eighth Annual Black History Month Celebration February 24, 2019


The Board of Directors of the Benson Museum of Local History is seeking nominations for an honoree at the 2019 Black History Month Open House.


Do you know someone that has been a pioneer for the African American community in Benson? If so, please consider nominating them to be honored during the event.
The chosen winner will be honored for their contributions to the African American community and Benson as a whole. 


This is also an excellent time for friends, relatives, and other community members to show the honoree how much their work and life has been appreciated.

PAST RECIPIENTS
2018 Fred Nelson, 2017 Peggy Alford, 2016 Harvey Johnson, 2015 Rosa Clark, 2014 Annie Pearl Clark Mack, 2013 Frances Williams, 2012 Johnnie Barfield Greene


***NOMINATIONS ARE DUE BY NOVEMBER 15, 2018***


You can submit your nomination online HERE


To submit nominations in person or via mail — please visit the link below, print and fill out THIS form. 


Submit to:

Terry Hobgood
Benson Museum of Local History
102 W. Main St.
Benson, NC 27504


You can also email the completed form to thobgood@townofbenson.com

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