NAACP Stockton Branch Holds Prayer Breakfast


The Stockton Branch of the National Association For the Advancement Of Colored People (NAACP) will host its Annual Religious Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the Robert Cabral Agricultural Center, 2101 E. Earheart Ave. in Stockton at 7:30 a.m.


Local pastors, officers and NAACP members, as well as area residents, will offer expressions of faith through testimony, prayer, praise and worship.

The purpose of the Prayer Breakfast is to promote prosperity and good health throughout the community and encourage local congregations to be involved.

District 6 Councilman Michael Tubbs will be the keynote speaker. Tubbs is founder of the Phoenix Scholars, a non-profit that has helped hundreds of California youth become the first in their families to attend college.

Tubbs attended Stanford University on a full scholarship, earning a Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s degree in Policy, Leadership and Organization Studies.

The Stockton NAACP will recognize key community members for their hard work and dedication to the civil rights movement.

The cost of the prayer breakfast ticket for individuals is $25. As a congregation can purchase tickets for a table for eight at $200 or a table for eight with a full page ad in the program book for $240.

For more information, call (209) 466-7000 and visit


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