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Buffalo NAACP branch accepting award nominations

The Buffalo branch of the NAACP is accepting nominations for awards to be given at its 50th annual dinner on June 12.

The awards include the Medgar Evers Civil Rights Award, Daniel Acker Community Service Award, Rufus Frasier Human Relations Award and the Youth Award.

Award selection will be based on volunteer community activities or service unrelated to a person’s employment, paid status or receiving school credit. Nominations must be submitted in writing, not to exceed two pages, and sent to the NAACP Awards Committee, 395 E. Ferry St., Buffalo, N.Y. 14208, or faxed to 884-7243. The person submitting the nomination must include their contact information, as well as the contact information of the nominee.

The deadline for nominations is March 25.