Knox to host community meeting

From: The Register Mail (Galesburg, IL)

The city’s Community Relations Commission received a report from organizers of the local NAACP chapter on the efforts of that group to address education, racial profiling and other related diversity concerns in the community Tuesday night at City Hall…As a result, they have organized the Youth Educational Experience from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in Knox College’s Ford Center for the Fine Arts.

“It will be a motivational awareness workshop designed to inform young people on a variety of ways to prepare for college,” said chapter President Candy Webb. “It’s free and lunch is included. Students and parents, caregivers and mentors will be given information and resources to prepare students for college.”… Read more…