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Community Event

Unite, Uplift & Celebrate: A Fairfax County Black History Month Celebration

Date & Time
2/17/2023 - 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Fairfax County Government Center
12000 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035

To celebrate Black History Month, the Fairfax County Black History Program Committee, in partnership with Cox Communications, presents an evening celebration of Black history in Fairfax County. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public. Refreshments and resources tables will be available at 5:30 p.m. Program begins at 6:30 p.m. Join community leaders, guest speakers and entertainers to celebrate perseverance and resiliency in Fairfax County with remarks by: 

Black History Month Flyer

  • Karla Bruce, Chief Equity Officer, Fairfax County
  • Lynnette Clark, Director, Field Operations, Cox
  • Sheila Dixon, Executive Director, Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce
  • Bryan Hill, Fairfax County Executive
  • Victor Hoskins, President and CEO, Fairfax County Economic Development Authority
  • Rodney L. Lusk, Franconia District Supervisor, Fairfax County
  • Jeff McKay, Chairman of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors

Entertainment provided by: 

  • Naketa Proctor
  • Bennie Herron
  • Michael Crabb
  • Tony Craddock Jr.
  • and students from the Fairfax County School Age Child Care (SACC) program


Event Flyer (PDF) 

Contact: Paul Woods

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