The Pine Bluff Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is planning its 100th anniversary celebration.


The special event will take place at 5 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Bethany Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 1923 S. Olive St., according to a news release.


“Any person who donates $100 to support our Centennial Celebration will be photographed in a group photograph and given a complimentary copy of the photograph,” according to a spokesperson.


A roll and scroll containing the names of the donors and the photograph will be on display at the Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Historical Museum, Fourth Avenue and State Street, the spokesperson said.


The Rev. Renice L. Davis is the pastor at Bethany Chapel. Classie Green is the celebration chairwoman. Wanda V. Neal is the Pine Bluff NAACP president.