Meetings & Events

The President's Education Banquet

 

VIP Tickets:  $100.00
General Tickets:  $50.00

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About Jesse Jackson

[The following is taken from:  http://rainbowpush.org/pages/jackson_bio]

Founder and President
Rainbow PUSH Coalition


"The Reverend Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr., founder and president of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, is one of America’s foremost civil rights, religious and political figures. Over the past forty years, he has played a pivotal role in virtually every movement for empowerment, peace, civil rights, gender equality, and economic and social justice. On August 9, 2000, President Bill Clinton awarded Reverend Jackson the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor.

"Reverend Jackson has been called the "Conscience of the Nation" and "the Great Unifier," challenging America to be inclusive and to establish just and humane priorities for the benefit of all. He is known for bringing people together on common ground across lines of race, culture, class, gender and belief."   Read more