See what’s happening at CHS for African American History Month
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CHS Celebrates African American History Month with Many Learning Opportunities
Community Coalition on Race Welcomes New Chair of the Board
Leila Gonzalez Sullivan became the new Chair of the Board in January, taking over for outgoing chair Fred Profeta who remains on the Executive Committee. She brings a wealth of organizational leadership skills from her years as a community college president.
Over 1400 Candles Shining in Our Towns
Peace luminarias were lit in honor of Dr. King’s legacy on the Monday evening of the holiday in front of over 350 homes throughout Maplewood and South Orange!
We Honored Dr. King & Integration in Our Towns
We celebrated Dr. King and our two towns’ commitment to being a racially integrated and truly inclusive community on Monday in a powerful service that featured Joseph Ford and his moving account of his experiences as a civil rights activist.
SOCO’s 45th MLK Celebration
The South Orange Civic Organization honored three very deserving community members with the annual ‘Beloved Community’ award. Deborah Prinz was the keynote speaker.