Edna Griffin Legacy Awards Dinner

July 7, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
@ 8:30 pm

The Des Moines Civil and Human Rights Commission and the Griffin Family invite you to be a part of the Edna Griffin Legacy Awards Dinner honoring Edna Griffin's bravery 70 years ago when on July 7, 1948 she conducted a sit-in at Katz Drug Store in Des Moines to protest segregated lunch counters. Program will feature speakers, music, dinner, and an awards ceremony to honor Iowa's own civil rights trailblazers. Join them in honoring Iowa's rich civil rights legacy.

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