The Corpus Christi Juneteenth Coalition is making plans for many activities for this year's Juneteenth Celebrations and we are seeking support and sponsorship from friends, like you, to help make this celebration successful in Corpus Christi, Texas.

2013 Focus: Defenders and Protectors: The Corpus Christi Juneteenth Coalition celebrates the achievement of the African American in the defense and protection of America from 1865 to 2013.  Please view our 2013 Calendar of Events  for upcoming details of planned activities. 
 
As we continue making plans for this historical event, your support will be greatly appreciated. Celebrating the legacy of our freedom helps shape our future.  We look forward to your participation.
 
What is Juneteenth? It's a worldwide celebration! Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, is an annual holiday, celebrated on June 19 in the United States, and commemorating the end of slavery. The holiday originated in Texas; for more than a century, this state was the primary home of Juneteenth celebrations. More recently, however, its observance has spread across the nation. Read more...>>


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Latest Juneteenth Tribute

  • To the late Dr. Will B. Scott From: Gloria R. Scott   To the late Dr. Will B. Scott, whose tenacity and belief in the potential of young African Americans to succeed led him to foster high level ...
    Posted Jun 20, 2009, 8:33 AM by Texas Techies
  • Honoring Dr. Johnson As we pay tribute to those who paved the way, we should not forget those who are continuing to make a difference in individual lives.   Dr. Geraldine Johnson, you have ...
    Posted Jun 8, 2009, 1:40 PM by Texas Techies
  • I Honor You From an Honorer:   How can I honor those who paved the way to freedom, but were put to death and hung on trees as a form of amusement? How can ...
    Posted Jun 8, 2009, 1:29 PM by Texas Techies
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