The Pine Bluff Branch of the NAACP thanks all the sponsors of the NAACP Dove Freedom Fund Banquet held Oct. 18 at the Pine Bluff Convention Center. Sponsors include:

Gold — John and Vivian Flowers Foundation; Silver — Downstream Casino Resort Saracen Casino, Tyson Foods;

Bronze — Brown’s Funeral Home, Barraque Street Missionary Baptist Church, Damascus Missionary Baptist Church, Delta Omega Omega Chapter Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Evergreen Packaging, Glenn Freeman, Jefferson County Democratic Central Committee, Ken Ferguson Campaign, Kings Highway Missionary Baptist Church, Mac Norton for Circuit Judge, Lula Gray, New Town Missionary Baptist Church,

The Pine Bluff Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., Planters Cotton Oil Mill, Inc., Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Relyance Bank, Southeast Arkansas College, Shirley Washington for Mayor Campaign, Simmons First National Bank, Super 1 Foods, Tom Owens for Circuit Judge and Trotter Auto Group.

Wanda V. Neal is president of the Pine Bluff Branch of the NAACP. Rhonda N. Rawlings, special event coordinator, all Freedom Fund committee members and the membership of the NAACP thanked all the supporters.