The City of Orlando Celebrates Black History Month


The City of Orlando Celebrates Black History Month
 
WHAT:
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, District 5 City Commissioner Regina I. Hill, District 6 City Commissioner Samuel B. Ings and Onyx Magazine invite the Central Florida community to the annual Black History Month Kickoff Reception to recognize the contributions and positive influence of African Americans in Orlando.
This year, the event will honor several organizations and individuals who have made an impact in Orlando including the Young Fathers of Central Florida, the Negro Spiritual Scholarship Foundation, community activist Father Nelson Pinder and local students.
The month of February is known nationally as Black History Month and is dedicated to honoring the achievements of African Americans and their lasting impact on our nation’s history.
WHEN:
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
5:30 p.m.
WHERE:
Orlando City Hall Rotunda
400 South Orange Avenue