UNCF banquet set Thursday at Summit

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Tickets are on sale for the Tupelo-Lee County United Negro College Fund Committee’s annual banquet Thursday night at the Summit Convention Center.
The keynote address will be given by Leslie Burl McLemore, former interim president of Jackson State University.
The goal for fundraising this year is $25,000 and can be reached by purchasing an ad or becoming a corporate sponsor for the banquet. Tickets can be purchased from any Tupelo-Lee County UNCF Committee member or by calling 662-844-5037.