[Hammond] The Southeastern Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) met Tuesday to discuss various upcoming events and take care of some in house business.
The organization discussed upcoming events like the Strawberry Jubilee which will be held Wednesday and the Big Event which will take place Saturday, April 21. In addition, the Southeastern Chapter nominated individuals to run for office in school year 2012-2013.
The chapter will host a Gala Wednesday, April 25 that will take place in the War Memorial Student Union Ballroom at 8pm. The event is free for paid members, and the cost is $5 per ticket for unpaid members and everyone else. Tickets can also be purchased by table; the cost is $25 for 8 seats. The attire for the event is formal.