Targeting Our People’s Priorities With Service (TOPPS) is a non-profit community based organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and their community in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. TOPPS was founded in 2002 by Executive Director, Annette Dove, and is located in Jefferson County, Arkansas, where roughly one out of every four people lives in poverty.
Established in 1982 as an auxiliary of the Demorcatic Party of Arkansas, the Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus promotes the election of Black Americans to all levels of office within the Democratic Party as well as to public office. The Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus relates the Black perspective t...
KING-KENNEDY DINNER HONORS TEN IN CELEBRATION OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH - OUTSPOKEN AUTHOR, COMMENTATOR AND ECONOMIST, DR. JULIANNE MALVEAUX, KEYNOTE SPEAKER
LITTLE ROCK, AR--- In celebration of Black History Month, The Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus (ADBC) will host its eight annual King-Kennedy Dinner Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012 at the Metroplex Event Center, 10800 Colonel Glenn Rd., in Little Rock, Ark. A VIP reception begins at 6 p.m. with the dinner following at 7 p.m.
The event was established in 2005 to honor and recognize outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to their communities and the state of Arkansas. Dr. Julianne Malveaux, president of Bennett College, economist, author and commentator will be the keynote speaker for the event.
“We look forward to this event each year because it provides us an opportunity to recognize deserving individuals who place the needs of others above their own," said Kasey Summerville, president of ADBC.
This year’s honorees include:
President’s Award Ms. Annette Dove, TOPPS, Inc., Pine Bluff