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October 4-5

*New Jersey Black Issues Convention 36th Annual Leadership Conference; New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark; More info: 908-561-4062 or

October 9

*15th Annual Fannie Lou Hamer Symposium; Stockton University Galloway and Atlantic City campuses; More info:

October 12-14

*New Jersey State Conference NAACP Convention “The Evolution of the Revolution,” The Westin at Forrestal Village, Princeton; Gala Keynote: Ilyasah Shabazz;  Membership Brunch Keynote: Fania Davis; More info:

October 13

*Fellowship of Churches of Atlantic City & Vicinity’s 92nd annual Excellence Award; 4:30-7:30 p.m., at the Sheraton Convention Center Hotel, 2 Miss America Way, Atlantic City; More info: Rev. James Barclay, 609-553-0001

October 17

*Southern Burlington County NAACP Freedom Fund Awards Gala “The Revolution Is Here;” 7-11 p.m., The Westin Hotel, Mount Laurel; Keynote speaker-New Jersey Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver. More info: 609-807-1175,

October 20

*Replenish Women’s Conference: Bright Faith, Bright Future; 10 a.m., Cornerstone Community Church,  911 Church Street, Millville; Guest speaker: Rev. Tamieka Gerow, hosted by Tina Graves; More info: 856-765-5587 or

October 21

*Gloucester County NAACP Black & White Gala Game Changer Award Dinner & Presentation;  5 p.m., Auletto, 1849 Cooper St., Deptford; More info:

October 18

*African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey Corporate Awards Dinner; 6 p.m. The Merion, 1301 U.S. 130, Cinnaminson; More info: 609-571-1620.

October 25

*Atlantic City NAACP Candidates Night, 6-8 p.m., Dr. Martin Luther King School Complex, 1700 Marmora Ave., Atlantic City.

November 13

*SNJ Millennials 30 Under 30 Trendsetters Awards Ceremony, 6:30 p.m., Lucien’s Manor, Berlin. More info: