DC Black History Celebration Committee Kicks Off Black History Month
DC Black History Celebration Committee Kicks off Black History Month
Former D.C. Mayor Sharon Pratt speaks during the Black History Celebration kickoff event at the African American Civil War Memorial Museum in D.C. on Feb 1.
With historic city resident Frederick Douglass in mind, the D.C. Black History Celebration Committee kicked off its Black History Month celebration Thursday at the African American Civil War Memorial Museum.
Hosted by WJLA-TV (Channel 7) news anchor Sam Ford, the event was held to launch Washington’s monthlong celebration of Black History Month and to promote the accompanying print and digital calendar of the month’s events.
Led by keynote speaker and former …