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67th Annual Freedom Fund Celebration

Saturday, August 27, 2022 ~ 7 pm


0:00:01 "Peace Train"/Playing for Change/Songs Around the World

0:03:59 "Rise Up", "Stand Up for Something"/Common, Andra Day, Cardinal Shehan School Choir

0:07:47 "American Silence"/Chris Pierce

0:10:40 "Freedom (Live Performance)"/Jon Batiste

0:14:01 "Oh Freedom!"/The Golden Gospel Singers

0:17:06  Invocation: Rev. Dr. Dee Pendley

0:18:05  Welcome, Opening Remarks & Guest Recognition: President Ellsworth L. B. Weaver, Sr.

0:22:00  Greetings from Rev. Cozy Bailey, Regional Vice President, Virginia State Conference

0:24:19  Recognition of 2022 Scholarship Winners: Michael Hammond, Chair, Education Committee

0:26:33  2022 Year in Review: Taryn Weaver, Assistant Secretary

0:30:35  Committee Spotlight:  Health - Kathy Marmet, Chair, Health Committee

0:44:36  Introduction of Keynote Speaker: Michelle Shanks, Chair, Freedom Fund Committee

0:47:44  Keynote Address: Del. Candi Mundon King, 2nd District, Virginia House of Delegates

1:00:55  "All Souls to the Polls"/J. Wolf, C. Porter, E. Weaver, R. Fields, T. Weaver, M. Shapiro

1:03:34  Presentation of 2022 Distinguished Citizen Service Award: Karen Hughes White (2021 Recipient) 

1:09:51  Acceptance of Award on behalf of Jean Lowe: Ed  Jones

1:16:05  Recognition of Sponsors: President Ellsworth Weaver

1:18:54  Closing Remarks: President Weaver

1:26:48  Benediction: President Weaver

1:28:07  Anthem: “Lift Every Voice and Sing”/Robin Fields, Conway Porter, Ellsworth Weaver                                                                     

 “When we see each other as brothers and sisters, our whole life will be more meaningful.”

~Ellsworth L. B. Weaver, Sr., President, Fauquier NAACP     

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