ICRCM EVENTS



The original portion of the lunch counter and stools where the four students sat on Feb. 1, 1960, has never been moved from its original footprint.

EVENTS GALLERY & VIDEOS

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2012 George C. Simkins, Jr. Golf Classic

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On the green! Jim Thorpe, Pro Golfer, Joseph McNeil, A&T Four & Melvin “Skip” Alston, Co-Founder ICRCM Jim Thorpe, Pro Golfer, Louis Money, ESPN Radio 3rd Place Winners – Craig Galbrieth, Jim Stockton, David Sherman, Cedric Blue w/Jim Thorpe, Pro Golfer 2nd Place Winners – Marlon Kiel, Vernnel Stallings, Mark Kiel & TJ Warren
1st Place Winners – Shannon Scales, David Horne, Joe Davis, Tyler Handy Sandra Hughes, ICRCM Ambassador & Jim Thorpe, Pro Golfer Joseph McNeil and Cedric Blue Pamela Glass, ICRCM Events Coordinator
Cedric Blue, Golf Committee Chairman
Tyrone Moore, Golf Committee Member
Roz Pauling, Ralph Lauren
Joe Bowden, Joel Bowden & Associates
Jerry Camp
Honorary Co-Chairs – Willie E. Gary & Jim Thorpe, Pro Golfer

2012 Gala & Banquet

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Members of the Greensboro Four: Joseph McNeil (left) and Jibreel Khazan (right) ICRCM Co-Founder and Vice-Chairman Earl Jones and students from North Carolina A&T State University Mistress of Ceremony and former WFMY News 2 Anchor, Sandra Hughes Mayor Pro Tem Yvonne Johnson Guilford County Commissioner Kirk Perkins
A great turnout for a great cause! ICRCM Executive Director Bamidele Demerson and ICRCM board member Gladys Shipman Mr. Demerson with sponsors from Best Buy Dr. Edward Fort (left), 2012 Unsung Hero recipient Atty. David Dansby (middle) and Jibreel Khazan Franklin McCain, Bettye Davis McCain, Franklin McCain, Jr., and Joseph McNeil
ICRCM Co-Founders Earl Jones and Melvin "Skip" Alston with 2012 Trailblazer Award recipient, Atty. Willie Gary ICRCM Co-Founders Earl Jones and Melvin "Skip" Alston with civil rights activist Myrlie Evers-Williams, 2012 recipient of the Alston-Jones International Civil & Human Rights Award Myrlie Evers-Williams speaks during the event Sandra Hughes, Myrlie Evers-Williams, Jibreel Khazan and Gladys Shipman Myrlie Evers-Williams greets guests during the evening
       
James "Smitty" Smith, Debra Smith, Willie Gary and Myrlie Evers-Williams        

Harlem Globetrotters Visit Museum

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Hot Shot at the lunch counter
Hot Shot Branch and Curly Neal with ICRCM Museum Staff
Curly Neal with students
Curly Neal with students from Burlington, N.C., Middle School
Crowd anxiously awaits Curly and Hot Shot to arrive in Museum Gallery
Hot Shot at the lunch counter Hot Shot Branch and Curly Neal with ICRCM Museum Staff Curly Neal with students Curly Neal with students from Burlington, N.C., Middle School Crowd anxiously awaits Curly and Hot Shot to arrive in Museum Gallery
Curly Neal with Museum Tour Guide Vonda Allen
Curly performing tricks for students visiting museum
Hot Shot Branch and Curly Neal with Lori Lawson
Hot Shot Branch and Curly Neal with museum guests
Hot Shot Branch and Curly Neal with Melvin "Skip" Alston
Curly Neal with Museum Tour Guide Vonda Allen Curly performing tricks for students visiting museum Hot Shot Branch and Curly Neal with Lori Lawson Hot Shot Branch and Curly Neal with museum guests Hot Shot Branch and Curly Neal with Melvin "Skip" Alston
Hot Shot Branch and Curly Neal with ICRCM Museum Staff
       
Hot Shot Branch and Curly Neal with ICRCM Museum Staff        

50th Anniversary Gala & Banquet

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50th Anniversary Gala & Banquet
Rev. Jesse Jackson and Dr. Edward Fort
2010 Founders Award
Dr. James Johnson and Dr. Robert Scott
2010 Gala Head Table
50th Anniversary Gala & Banquet Rev. Jesse Jackson and Dr. Edward Fort 2010 Founders Award Dr. James Johnson and Dr. Robert Scott 2010 Gala Head Table
Steve Arnold, Vice-Chair Guilford County Commissioners
2010 Sit-in Hero
Rep. Earl Jones and Nancy Vaughn, Mayor Pro-Tem
   
Steve Arnold, Vice-Chair Guilford County Commissioners 2010 Sit-in Hero Rep. Earl Jones and Nancy Vaughn, Mayor Pro-Tem    

Grand Opening

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Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Thomas Perez
NC A&T State University Student Govt
Rev. Jesse Jackson
Media Setup 1
Media Blitz
Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Thomas Perez NC A&T State University Student Govt Rev. Jesse Jackson Media Setup 1 Media Blitz
Media Setup 2
The N Club - Greensboro, NC
Dr. Franklin McCain
Chairman Melvin Skip Alston
Feb. 1 Camera Crews
Media Setup 2 The N Club - Greensboro, NC Dr. Franklin McCain Chairman Melvin Skip Alston Feb. 1 Camera Crews
U.S. Senator Kay Hagan
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Platform Guests
NC Governor Bev Perdue
NC State Rep Earl Jones
ICRCM Board Members
U.S. Senator Kay Hagan Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Platform Guests NC Governor Bev Perdue NC State Rep Earl Jones ICRCM Board Members
Crowd of Spectators
Opening Prayer - Rev. Jesse Jackson
Buffalo Soldiers Greater NC Chapter
Special Events Assistant Tibias Thorne
Joseph Level, 97.1 and Rev. Cardes Brown
Crowd of Spectators Opening Prayer - Rev. Jesse Jackson Buffalo Soldiers Greater NC Chapter Special Events Assistant Tibias Thorne Joseph Level, 97.1 and Rev. Cardes Brown
Miss NC USA Nadia Moffett
US Senator Kay Hagan and Gladys Shipman, ICRCM Board Member
102.1 FM Radio Personality
Special Event Coordinator Pam Glass
The Peay Brothers
Miss NC USA Nadia Moffett US Senator Kay Hagan and Gladys Shipman, ICRCM Board Member 102.1 FM Radio Personality Special Event Coordinator Pam Glass The Peay Brothers
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
       
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony