The National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. (NBC, USA, Inc.) announced today that on Thursday, September 8 at 5:00 p.m., democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, will be allowed to address the delegates in attendance for the 136th Annual Session being held in the Kansas City Convention Center (KCCC). The NBC, USA, Inc. is the nation’s oldest and largest African American religious organization.
The NBC, USA, Inc. chairman of Social, Civic and Political Commissions, Dr. Amos Brown along with the Convention’s staff are preparing for Mrs. Clinton’s arrival. Prior to her speaking, Dr. Brown and Attorney Charlene Priester will present a lecture on Voter Registration for the delegates at 2:30 p.m. in the KCCC.
The NBC, USA, Inc. president, Dr. Jerry Young will deliver his annual address to the Convention that morning at 9:00 a.m. in the KCCC.
The NBC, USA, Inc. encourages all members to be politically active by voting in all local, state and national elections. Churches are also encouraged to have voter registration drives throughout the year to ensure that all interests are represented in every election.
Advance registration for media is available for qualified reporters working full time for print, broadcast and web publications by completing the Press Media Credential Application located at www.nationalbaptist.com.
SOURCE: National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.
Ms. Jerlen Young-Nelson