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During the December General Membership meeting three different levels of the Census goals were discussed. Johnallison Westbrook (from the Chicago office) discussed recruitment, LaGina Washington from Senator Betty Alexander ‘s office discussed why it is important and how it effects money allocations in Lansing and Curisene Barge from the Inkster Census Team discussed ways the community can get involved.
Michigan Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist II presented Rev. John Hearn, Jr., the Pastor of Christian Faith Ministries in Garden City with the 1st Annual Champion of Faith Award. The winner of the Award was the church who had the most new memberships in the Western Wayne County NAACP over a 3-month.period The second place church was Christ Temple City of Refuge in Inkster.
The Competition for the 2020 Champion of Faith Winner has started and will end on September 30th.
For more information contact Pastor Velma Overman—Religious Affairs Chairperson at email@example.com or
The Youth Branch of the Western Wayne County NAACP had a great event on February 8, 2020 to test their knowledge on Black History, History of the NAACP and history of the branch. The winners were a team comprised of youth from New Jerusalem MBC and New Hope MBC. The youth represented six churches in our region; The other four churches were Love Joy MBC, Pentecost MBC, Gethsemane MBC, Christian Faith Ministries and Christ Temple City of Refuge. The Competition was held at Pentecost MBC, the food was provided by The PEN Enrichment Center, the certificates were provided by the Telegram News. Each member of the winning team was awarded a youth membership to the Western Wayne County NAACP by Operation Refuge.s.