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143rd Annual Session
September 2-5, 2024| Baltimore, MD
Dr. Jerry Young, President

Dr. Fred Campbell, Vice President at Large |Dr. Alvin Edwards, General Secretary


The Annual Session of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. is the major business meeting of the boards, auxiliaries and member churches of the Convention, and it is held annually in September starting on Labor Day in various cities across the country. This meeting typically draws 20,000 or more delegates. Registering for this session results in the initiation or continuation of your membership with the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.  Although attendance at the Annual Session is not mandatory, your annual registration fee is required to continue your membership with the NBC, USA, Inc.  Registration is offered year-round, however, you must be registered by December 31 of each year to maintain your membership status.

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Baltimore, MD Host Committee

Media Credentials

The National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. (NBC) welcomes the media. We want to make your job of covering our Annual Session as simple as possible. All journalists, video and photo, are required to register and receive media credentials. To obtain media credentials, please download the application and fax this form to 601-510-9689 or email it to [email protected].

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