The Public Policy Committee of the 100 Black Women will feature an educational community event to highlight three important advocacy initiatives. The event will provide information on the SC REAL ID Driver’s License, the Active Shooter and Voter Registration. Speakers from the South Carolina DMV will provide information on the SC Real ID Driver’s License that will be required beginning October 1, 2020 to board commercial flights, enter federal buildings and military installations; an Active Shooter’s presentation that will provide strategies for protection if confronted by an active shooter and voter registration and picture ID voter registration cards that will be provided by the SC Election Commission.
The event will be held on Saturday, March 14, 2020 from 10 AM – 12 PM at the Busby Community Center, 1735 Busby St., Columbia, SC. Refreshments will be served and door prizes given.
The Columbia (SC) Chapter is one of more than 63 chapters of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc., a national organization founded in New York City in 1970 in an effort to continue the successful implementation of socio economic and political strategies that began in the mid 60s.
The organization consists of thousands of progressive women of African dissent that represents 63 chapters in 25 states and the District of Columbia.
The Columbia (SC) Chapter, chartered in 2014, proudly promotes leadership development and gender equity in the areas of health, education and economic empowerment for Black women and girls of the Midlands.
Chapter President, Mary Miller McClellan, extends an invitation to attend the chapter’s upcoming milestone celebration of commitment to women and girls at its “6th Annual My Sister’s Keeper Awards Luncheon” on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at the R2i2 Conference Center, 763 Fashion Drive, Sand Hills, Columbia, SC 29229.
For luncheon ticket sales, contact Carolina box office.com.