Thursday, September 6, 2018
Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. and the Rainbow PUSH Coalition to Host Special Media Luncheon in Atlanta
Please join international civil rights icon, Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., for a special media luncheon 12 P.M. (noon), Tuesday, September 11th, at Paschal’s Restaurant, 180 Northside Drive SW, Atlanta, Georgia…in the Maynard Jackson room.
Rev. Jackson will preview some of the many panels and speakers at the coalition’s 19th Annual Rainbow PUSH Coalition Creating Opportunity Conference at the Atlanta’s Hyatt Regency Downtown, 265 Peachtree Street downtown Atlanta, Georgia, October 4-5, 2018. The theme and focus of this year’s conference is Equity and Inclusion: Building the “Beloved Community.” Several speakers and presenters will speak on leveling the playing field by way of Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Economic Development, Sports, Religion, Voter Registration and Education.
Before the luncheon, Rev. Jackson will visit Booker T. Washington High School, located at 45 Whitehouse Drive in Atlanta, GA 30314, where Dr. Tasharah Wilson is the Principal for a nonpartisan voter education, and registration rally.
The school visit will begin at 10:00 A.M. and is also open to the media.