Local NAACP held 52nd Annual Freedom Gala honoring MLK

The local NAACP held their annual Freedom Fund Gala, their largest signature event at the American Bank Center on Saturday, January 15, 2021.

Those in attendance included keynote Dr. Angela Portis-Woodson, Reverend Don Leavell, President of NAACP Jeremy Coleman, Nueces County District Attorney Mark Gonzalez, Mayor of Corpus Christi Paulette Gujardo, pastor Adam Carrington, keynote speaker the honorable Carmen Watkins, and Curtis Clark.

The Martin Luther King march is set for 12 p.m. at the Nueces County Courthouse.