About Emmett Till: Sixty years ago, on August 28, 1955, 14–year–old Emmett Till , a vibrant black youth from Chicago and the only son of Mamie Till Mobley, was visiting family in Mississippi. He had been accused of whistling at a white woman, Carolyn Bryant at the Bryant grocery store in Money, Mississippi. He was […]
Remembering Emmett Till: Keeping The Legacy Alive 59 years later! Legacy Luncheon Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 Jackson, MS
St. John Divine Missionary Baptist Church and the Pensacola Branch of the NAACP will sponsor two events promoting racial unity in Pensacola On Monday, August 25th at 6:00 p.m.and Wednesday, August 27th at 6:00 p.m.
PRESS RELEASE FROM NAACP-PensacolaMedia Contact: Dr. Eurydice Stanley(612) 888-7934 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:St. John Divine Missionary Baptist Church and the Pensacola Branch of the NAACP will sponsor two events promoting racial unity in Pensacola this week. On Monday, August 25th at 6:00 p.m., the Pensacola NAACP Youth Council will host an event open to youth (ages 5-18) […]
HONOR A SPECIAL WOMAN IN YOUR LIFE!!! CALL FOR NOMINATIONS! #SpiritOfMamieTillMobley #CourageOfMamieTillMobley Nominate her for the 2015 Woman of Courage award! (to be presented on March 28, 2015 during LFTIO in Pensacola, Florida, during the “Woman of Courage” Awards Luncheon held during “Loving From The Inside Out”, the Woman’s Empowerment Symposium, at New World Landing, […]
A Time for Unity in Black and White: Annual Nationwide and Global Announcement: July 14, 2014 For Immediate Release: A TIME FOR UNITY IN BLACK AND WHITE: Please join us! Let’s Remember Emmett Till and those who have lost their lives (#TrayvonMartin, #JordanDavis, #OscarGrant, #RenishaMcBride and so many others) to hate, violence and racism […]
WHO KILLED EMMETT TILL?documentary and post discussion set for January 26, 7:30 p.m at barOne in Atlanta. COME HONOR AMERICAN/BLACK HISTORY and BE INSPIRED. You are invited to join the special guests of bar ONE owner Peter Thomas (RHOA) and the Emmett Till Legacy Foundation (ETLF) on Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 7:30 pm. for […]
The Emmett Till Legacy Foundation cordially invites you to the 55th year anniversary gala and benefit,“Time of Reflection and Remembrance” in honor of Emmett Louis Till. Featuring “Music for Emmett,” a silent/live auction, Celebrity Ambassadors and more. Friday, August 27, 2010 at 7:00pmSmart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago5550 S. Greenwood Avenue – Chicago, […]
The 55th anniversary, “Time of Reflection and Remembrance,” will take place in Chicago, IL the weekend of August 27-29th, 2010. All are welcome. For more information please email or call us at 1-888-472-2422.