The Hyatt Jacksonville
225 Coast Line Drive East
5:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013
NCNW Continues Legacy with Keynote Speaker
Dr. Evelyn Bethune Dr. Evelyn Bethune is the granddaughter of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune and CEO of the Mary McLeod Bethune Legacy Preservation Institute, Inc. which was founded in 2002 by the grandchildren of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune to ensure the continuation, growth and development of her legacy by promoting education and community service on a variety of platforms.An accomplished lecturer and motivational speaker, Dr. Evelyn Bethune works tirelessly to help and inspire others in their own lives. Consistent with her legacy, Dr. Bethune's message is one of triumph over adversity! Sharing personal insights and life lessons as well as speaking on the life of her grandmother, Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, Dr. Everlyn offers admonition and inspiration while crediting her grandmother, Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune as the example of what faith and perseverance can do. Dr. Bethune is a LIFE Member of NCNW active in her local Volusia County Section and holds numerous other offices in her church and local community. The Jacksonville Chapter, NCNW is pleased and excited to present, Dr. Evelyn Bethune as the Keynote Speaker at our marquis event and fundraiser, the 2013 Bethune Legacy Celebration Reception and Silent Auction. Read more about Dr. Bethune at: http://marymcleodbethune1875.com/html/default.aspx. Former Local News Anchor Angela Spears
Named Mistress of Ceremony Angela Spears, former Jacksonville local news anchor and morning reporter, and current Community Engagement Officer and Special Assistant in the Office of the Mayor for Mayor Alvin Brown and the City of Jacksonville be the Mistress of Ceremonies for NCNW's Bethune Legacy Celebration on Saturday, October 19, 2013, at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront Hotel. Angela is a member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., and sits on the Board of Directors for the Sigma Public Education and Research (SPEAR) Foundation, an organization that helps nonprofit and community-based groups attain funding sources for programs to improve the lives of women and minorities. Angela is also a board member for The H.I.L.L. of Northeast FL, an organization that provides mentoring, training and career development of Hispanic labor. She is a sought after guest speaker for non-profit and community based organizations throughout Jacksonville and a dedicated volunteer, working with youth and in support of organ donation awareness who uses her extensive experience in the field of broadcast journalism and communications to accomplish her professional responsibilities and support her personal commitment of advocacy of women and minorities. Angela is a native Texan and grew up in Corpus Christi. She holds a Bachelor of Journalism Broadcast News Degree from The University of Texas at Austin.
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