National Juneteenth Observance Foundation
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National

Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr., M.D., Chairman
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
National Juneteenth Christian Leadership Council (NJCLC)
201 N. George Lee Avenue, P.O. Box 269
Belzoni, MS 39038
e-mail: JuneteenthDOC@yahoo.com
web sites: www.Juneteenth.us   www.JuneteenthJazz.com   www.RonMyersJazz.com
                 www.NationalJundeteenth.com   www.christianjazz.net   www.19thofJune.com
                 www.NationalDayofReconciliation .com   www.WorldDayofReconciliation.com
                 662-392-2016    662-247-1471    662-247-4767 Fax


State, US Territory & Country

ALABAMA
Brenda Ward
Alabama Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Birmingham, AL
205-593-7171
e-mail:
odussasplace@yahoo.com


ALASKA
Bishop Dave Thomas
Alaska Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)

Anchorage, AK
907-227-1939
e-mail: bishopthomas9@gmail.com
ARIZONA
Lanette Campbell
Phoenix Juneteenth Celebration
Phoenix, AZ
602-550-0034
e-mail: lanetcamp@aol.com
web site:http://azifoundation.wix.com/phxjuneteenth
ARKANSAS
Darrell Taylor
Fort Smith Community Juneteenth Celebration
Juneteenth Planning Commission, Inc. (JPCI)
Fort Smith, AR
479-769-0584
e-mail: darrell_ltaylor@yahoo.com 
web site: https://www.facebook.com/juneteenthfortsmith
CALIFORNIA
John Thompson
Juneteenth America, Inc.
Ontario, CA
909-621-9707
e-mail: johnharold64@yahoo.com
web site: www.JuneteenthAmerica.us
COLORADO
James Tucker
African-American Voice Newspaper
Juneteenth Caribbean Heritage Celebration
Colorado Springs, CO
719-528-1954
e-mail: james.tucker@africanamericanvoice.net
web site: www.AfricanAmericanVoice.net
CONNECTICUT
George Mintz
Juneteenth of Fairfield County, Inc.
Bridgeport, CT
203-581-1480
e-mail: gmm8@columbia.edu

Ben Haith
National Juneteenth Celebration Foundation
Norwich, CT
860-823-0553
e-mail: elijah.haith@gmail.com
DELAWARE
Bernie Wilkins
Delaware Juneteenth Association
Wilmington, DE
302-762-5325, 302-762-7975 Fax
e-mail: juneteenthde@comcast.net
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Taji Anderson
Washington Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Washington, DC
202-709-2478
e-mail: journeyahead@hotmail.com


FLORIDA
Paulette Jones
St. Petersburg Juneteenth Celebration
St. Petersburg, FL
727-565-6094
e-mail:
missmidtown2010@yahoo.com

Angel Duke
Crescent City Juneteenth Celebration
Crescent City, FL
678-906-9770
e-mail: thedukegroup4@aol.com
GEORGIA
Bob Johnson
Juneteenth Atlanta Parade & Music Festival
Atlanta, GA
404-423-7036
e-mail: juneteenthatlanta@gmail.com
web site: www.Juneteenthatl.com

Felton Eaddy
Juneteenth Potluck Art Party
Atlanta, GA
404-392-6415
e-mail: globalart@aol.com
HAWAII
Bettye Jo Harris
Hawaii Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Kaneohe, HI
808-330-4568
e-mail: harvey88@hawaii.rr.com
IDAHO
Joe B. McNeal
Idaho Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Mountain Home, ID
208-587-3227
e-mail: jmmcneal@pagedata.com

Aaron Thomas
Idaho Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Mountain Home, ID
208-599-2946
e-mail: rwthomasnevada@msn.com
ILLINOIS
Lestine Byars
South Shore Juneteenth Celebration
Chicago, IL
312-763-1465
e-mail: lestineby45@gmail.com

Pastor John McFadden
St. Joseph Baptist Church
Chicago Juneteenth Celebration
Chicago, IL
773-879-1774
e-mail: donald8117@gmail.com

INDIANA
Kendrea Williams
Indianapolis Juneteenth Celebration
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Indianapolis, IN
317-294-9446
e-mail: kendreawilliams@gmail.com
IOWA
Shirleen Martin
Davenport Juneteenth Celebration 
Davenport, IA
563-340-0111
e-mail: leeleenmart@aol.com
KANSAS

Norma Avery
Kansas Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Family & Friends of Juneteenth Celebration
Topeka, KS
785-231-3097
e-mail: noravery49@yahoo.com
KENTUCKY
John Judkins
Kentucky Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Louisville, KY
502-644-8004
e-mail: majonboo@gmail.com

Dr. Lundeana Thomas
Juneteenth Theatre Festival
Louisville, KY
502-852-7682, 502-852-7235 Fax
e-mail: juneteenthlegacy@aol.com
web site: www.juneteenthlegacytheatre.com
LOUISIANA
Sadie Roberts-Joseph
Baton Rouge Juneteenth Celebration
Now & Then African-American Historical Museum
Baton Rouge, LA
225-355-8086, 225-343-4431 O & Fax
e-mail: mourningsaturday99@gmail.com

Min. John Mosley
Juneteenth Freedom Celebration
African American Male & Female Institute, Inc.
New Orleans, LA
225-357-6772, 504-382-8816
e-mail: johnmoslysr@cox.net
MAINE
Joe Kings
Portland Juneteenth Celebration
Portland, ME
207-773-1891
e-mail: joekings@rocketmail.com
MARYLAND
Linda Hinnant
Maryland Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Fort Washington, MD
301-312-5908
e-mail: linda.hinnant49@verizon.net
MASSACHUSETTS
Jordan Lloyd
Boston Juneteenth Celebration
Boston, MA
617-947-5409
e-mail: rweechlloyd@gmail.com
MICHIGAN
Marilyn Plummer
Lansing Juneteenth Committee
Lansing, MI
517-402-2927
e-mail: plummerm@comcast.net
web site: www.LansingJuneteenthCelebration.org
MINNESOTA
Bob Milner
Twin Cities Juneteenth Celebration
Minneapolis, MN
612-724-4296
e-mail: boblmilner@icloud.com
MISSISSIPPI
Rev. Ray Smith
Hattisburg Juneteenth Festival
Hattisburg, MS
601-329-9347
e-mail: RaSmith0009@aol.com
MISSOURI
Rev. William Gwynn
Hope of Glory Baptist Church
National Juneteenth Christian Leadership Council (NJCLC)
St. Louis, MO
314-956-7049
e-mail: dapreach2000@yahoo.com
MONTANA
Ruth Curtis
Billings Juneteenth Celebration
Billings, MT
406-252-7263, 406-245-7251
e-mail: sugaber0721@msn.com
NEBRASKA
Ms. Willie Williams
Omaha Juneteenth Celebration
Omaha, NE
505-753-9367
e-mail: jfri10@yahoo.com
NEVADA
Gary "Teeluv" Williams
Nevada Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Las Vegas, NV
402-707-5357
e-mail:freeluvlgjuneteenth2017@gmail.com


NEW HAMPSHIRE
Fred Ross
New Hampshire Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Dover, NH
603-970-1124
e-mail: roschildjr@aol.com
NEW JERSEY
Mofalc Olei Meinga
Frederick Douglass Juneteenth Celebration
Jersey City, NJ
201-681-1116
e-mail: info@usafamily-tax-insurance.com
NEW MEXICO
Ms. Willie Williams
New Mexico Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Espanola, NM
505-753-9367
e-mail: jfri10@yahoo.com
NEW YORK
Miriam Robertson
Brownsville Heritage House Juneteenth Celebration
Brooklyn, NY
718-385-1111, 718-385-1113 Fax
e-mail: brownsvilleheritagehouse@yahoo.com

Elijah Haith
New York Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Bronx, NY
646-254-5678
e-mail: elijah.haith25@gmail.com

Duane Owens
Syracuse Juneteenth Celebration
Syracuse, NY
315-491-6325
e-mail: wfu032@aol.com 
NORTH CAROLINA
Phyllis D. Coley
North Carolina Juneteenth Celebration
Spectacular Magazine
Durham, NC
919-680-0465, 866-630-3796 Fax
e-mail: pcoley@spectacularmag.com
web site: www.durhamjuneteenth.com/NCJuneteenthCelebration.html
NORTH DAKOTA
Sonia Brumskill
Grand Folks Juneteenth Celebration
Grand Folks, ND
701-330-0780
e-mail: sonia.brumskill@us.af.mil
OHIO
Troy Page
Ohio Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Columbus, OH
614-577-1489
e-mail: tepage@aol.com

Lydia Morgan
Cincinnati Juneteenth Committee
Cincinnati, OH
513-631-7289
e-mail: lydiajmorgan@gmail.com
web site: www.juneteenthcincinnati.org
OKLAHOMA
Wilma Newton
Muskogee Juneteenth Celebration
Oklahoma Juneteenth Historical Foundation
Muskogee, OK
918-781-9248
e-mail: wilmablessingadmin@myapplemail.com
web sites: www.JuneteenthOklahoma.com 
                
www.jazzoklahoma.com
OREGON
Harvey L. Rice
Portland Juneteenth Celebration Prayer Service
Portland, OR
503-331-6922
e-mail: hrrare@comcast.net

Doris Rush
Juneteenth Oregon
Portland, OR
503-764-8836
e-mail: JuneteenthOregon@gmail.com
web site: www.JuneteenthOregon.com

Woodrow Broadnax
Freedom Festival of Oregon
Portland, OR
971-998-5034
e-mail: wbroadnax@lycos.com
PENNSYLVANIA
William Marshall
Pittsburgh Juneteentrh Celebration
Pittsburgh, PA
724-205-9376
e-mail: stoptheviolencepgh@yahoo.com
web site: www.pittsburghblacklegacy.com

Ron Brown
Pennsylvania Juneteenth Celebration
Philadelphia, PA
267-584-4747
e-mail: juneteenth22@gmail.com
RHODE ISLAND
Debbie Robinson
East Providence NAACP
Providence, RI
401-222-9516
e-mail: dlrdestiny@verizon.net
SOUTH CAROLINA
Ethel Taylor
South Carolina Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)

Charleston, SC
843-552-9086
e-mail: tylrthl@yahoo.com

Michael Muhammad
South Carolina Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)

Florence, SC
843-861-7251
e-mail: muhammadmichael@live.com 
SOUTH DAKOTA
Malcolm Chapman
South Dakota Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)

Rapid City, SD
605-716-6210
e-mail: malcolm@malcolmchapman.com
TENNESSEE
Glynn Reed
Juneteenth Freedom Festival
Memphis, TN
901-406-2554
e-mail: blackpagesnola@gmail.com
web site: www.JuneteenthMemphis.org
TEXAS
Diana Wheeler-Waters
Texas Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)

Houston, TX
713-298-5204
e-mail: dw7blessed@aol.com
 
F. D. Guyton
Texas Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)

Houston, TX
832-552-8464
e-mail: marewellness@gmail.com
web site: www.marewellness.com

Samuel Collins
Juneteenth Family Day
Hitchcock & Galveston, TX
409-256-3822 
e-mail: mrslc3@hotmail.com
web site: www.stringfelloworchards.com

UTAH
Betty Sawyer
Utah State Juneteenth Celebration
Ogden, UT
801-394-0924, 801-393-1392 Fax
e-mail: betty@bettysawyer.com 


VERMONT
Shirley Boyd-Hill
New Alpha Missionary Baptist Church
Fairfax, VT
802-578-3046
e-mail: snufgold@myfairpoint.com
VIRGINIA
Saundra Nelson Cherry
Newport News Juneteenth Celebration
Newport News, VA
757-813-6014
e-mail: dtnnmna@gmail.com
web site: www.facebook.com/saundraforcouncil

Sheri Bailey
Hampton Roads Juneteenth Festival
Portsmouth, VA
757-609-7066
e-mail: juneteenthva@yahoo.com
web site: www.juneteenthva.net 
WASHINGTON
Dr. Ina Bhatt

Washington Juneteenth Committee
National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF)
Seattle, WA
253-844-0983
e-mail: dr_ibhatt@hotmail.com
WEST VIRGINIA
Debbie Robinson
Morgantown Juneteenth Celebration
Morgantown, WV
304-906-5262
e-mail: penda8888@gmail.com 
WISCONSIN
Mac Weddle
Milwaukee Juneteenth Celebration
Milwaukee, WI
414-372-3770, 414-372-3619 Fax
e-mail: weddlenh@aol.com
WYOMING
Rev. William Pierce
Adrian Griffin
Wyoming Juneteenth Heritage Association
Casper, WY
307-237-0831
e-mail: bro.bill111@yahoo.com