City of Madison Black History Celebration to Honor Milele Chikasa Anana

January 3, 2008

Madison - Mayor Dave Cieslewicz and other Madison leaders will gather for the City of Madison's annual Black History Celebration on January 9. This year's celebration will honor the life and achievements of Milele Chikasa Anana, founder of the Minority Affairs Committee and publisher of the magazine Umoja.

WHO: Mayor Dave Cieslewicz
Lucía Nuñez, Director of Civil Rights
Other civic leaders, including former Mayor Paul Soglin and former Police Chief David Couper

WHERE: Monona Terrace Lecture Hall

WHEN: Wednesday, January 9, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Contact:
  • George Twigg, (608) 266-4611