Reverend C. J. Whitaker & The North Columbia Civic Club PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 08 May 2013 07:21

Join Columbia SC 63 and the Greenview community for a discussion on the life and legacy of Reverend C. J. Whitaker, and the formation of the North Columbia Civic Club (NCCC).

An influential political organizer and the first African American to lead the Richland County Democratic Party, Reverend Whitaker helped establish the NCCC in 1963.

The evening’s speakers include Donna Whitaker Rogers, Joe Brown, James Felder, I. S. Leevy Johnson and Kay Patterson.

The event will take place on Friday, May 10 from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Greenview Park Community Center located at 6700 David Street, Columbia, SC 29203.

No registration necessary. Free and open to the public.

http://www.columbiasc63.com/calendar.html