MEMPHIS, TN — The Coalition of Community Unions will hold a special Pre-Labor Day Recognition of African-American Unions in Memphis on Sunday, September 3rd at the African-American Museum. The group says the event will showcase how unions were formed to provide equal rights for working people. In addition to the program, the Tennessee Black Caucus of State Legislators will have a special check presentation to the African-American International Museum Foundation.
Rep. Barbara Cooper says the event promises to be “educational, informative, entertaining and refreshing.”
The program begins at 4 pm at the Museum, 1035 Firestone Boulevard in Memphis. Rep. Cooper is asking all Memphians to come out and bring family and friends and for everyone to announce the event at their place of worship, work and community events.