NAACP Celebrates Jubilee Emancipation Day, Gun Buy Back And A New High School For Underserved Kids

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File photo of members of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People rallying for the Voting Rights Act. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

File photo of members of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People rallying for the Voting Rights Act. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

The end of the year is coming and the  NAACP  is gearing up for new initiatives.  One  of them is the Atlanta Gun Buy Back  happening January  16th .  Mary Ross Interim Executive Director  of the NAACP  stops by to talk  about who’s involved and why a gun  buy back is needed. Plus stay tuned as she gives us details on Jubilee Day. The day  slaves gained their freedom.  And a new private catholic high school geared at low income students and communities is coming to Atlanta 2014.  It’s a partnership between corporate companies like Coca Cola,  City of Atlanta and the Jesuit faith to  subsidize the education of underserved children in our community .

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