Charleston NAACP marks milestone

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston Branch of the NAACP will celebrate 100 years of service Friday.  

The branch has organized an open house from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at its Columbus St. offices. 

Local leaders will announce more centennial celebration events at a news conference set for 10 a.m. 

Also at the news conference, Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg is scheduled to present the branch with a resolution from the city, making note of
this milestone.
The Charleston Branch of the NAACP is the oldest and one of the largest branches in South Carolina. 

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