Oxford NAACP to host awards ceremony


The Oxford chapter of the NAACP will hold its Annual Awards Celebration in a virtual presentation, 6 p.m. Sunday, May 22, on its official website.

The event will recognize “community members who support the values and principles of the NAACP through their work.” Awards will be presented for Community Service, Outstanding Diversity Educator, Life Membership and scholarship. 

The event will also include an acknowledgement of donors.

For those not able to watch the event live, it will be recorded and available on www.oxfordohnaacp.com from May 22 through June 12, according to the organization.