CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2019 KING KENNEDY AWARDS

The Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus is excited to open the nomination process for the 2019 King Kennedy awards.  This year’s King Kennedy Dinner will be held Saturday, February 9, 2019 at the Metroplex Event Center in Little Rock. The deadline for submissions is December 28, 2018.  There are five categories and they include: The Irma Hunter Brown Women’s Leadership Award - This award will be presented to a woman of color who fights to make sure that gender bias is overcome by competence, commitment and courage. The Thomas E. “Pat” Patterson Educational Award -…continue reading →

Join us at our annual Christmas Party

Hey Democrats! Let’s kick start the holiday season with a free Christmas party hosted by your friends from the Democratic Party of Arkansas and the Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus. Enjoy the soulful sounds of Nicky Parrish, mingle with your fellow Dems and, while you at it write a check for $25 to become a member of the Black Caucus for 2019. Lifetime membership is $150. https://www.facebook.com/events/2207017596286814/continue reading →

ARKANSAS DEMOCRATIC BLACK CAUCUS ELECTS NEW OFFICERS

(LITTLE ROCK, AR) The Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus (ADBC), an auxiliary unit of the Arkansas Democratic Party, elected new officers on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at Shorter College in North Little Rock. Debrah Mitchell of North Little Rock was elected president. “I’m excited and honored to serve. It is my desire to help bring a new vision and energy to the Black Caucus. With roughly 70 days until midterm elections, we have a great deal of work to do and I look forward to working with the newly elected leadership team to help…continue reading →

DNC VICE CHAIR SET TO SPEAK AT KING-KENNEDY DINNER

(LITTLE ROCK) – Vice Chair of the Democratic National Committee and New York State Assemblyman of the 79th district in the Bronx, Michael Blake will serve as the keynote speaker for the 14th Annual King-Kennedy Dinner. “Assemblyman Blake is a dynamic, youthful trailblazer in the Democratic Party and we are grateful to have him in Arkansas,” said Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus President Ted Davis. “He played a dominate role in the election and in the administration of President Barack Obama. Assemblyman Blake’s focus is on strengthening minority-women-owned businesses to have greater access to…continue reading →

ARKANSAS DEMOCRATIC BLACK CAUCUS ANNOUNCES 2018 KING-KENNEDY DINNER HONOREES

(LITTLE ROCK) - Eight Arkansans who have positively impacted the state are set to be honored by the Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus at the 14th Annual King-Kennedy Dinner on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Metroplex Event Center, 10800 Colonel Glenn Road in Little Rock, AR. A VIP reception begins at 5:30 p.m. with the dinner following at 7 p.m. This year’s honorees include: Irma Hunter Brown Women’s Leadership Award Kandi N. Hughes, Esq., Little Rock Attorney at Southwest Power Pool Thomas E. Patterson Education Award Lloyd Jackson, Hot Springs Deputy Superintendent of…continue reading →
Honorable Judge Marion A. Humphrey, Keynote Speaker, 13th Annual King Kennedy Dinner

Honorable Judge Marion A. Humphrey, Keynote Speaker, 13th Annual King Kennedy Dinner

(LITTLE ROCK) – The Honorable Judge Marion A. Humphrey, pastor of Allison Presbyterian Church in Little Rock, AR, will serve as the keynote speaker for the 13th Annual King Kennedy Dinner. The Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus (ADBC) will host its annual dinner on Friday, February 17th, 2017, at the Clinton Presidential Center in Little Rock, AR. The dinner and award ceremony will begin at 7p.m. The event was established in 2005 to honor and recognize outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to their communities and the state of Arkansas. “We are thrilled…continue reading →
ARKANSAS DEMOCRATIC BLACK CAUCUS ANNOUNCES 2017 KING KENNEDY DINNER HONOREES

ARKANSAS DEMOCRATIC BLACK CAUCUS ANNOUNCES 2017 KING KENNEDY DINNER HONOREES

(LITTLE ROCK) – In celebration of Black History Month, The Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus (ADBC) will host its 13th Annual King Kennedy Dinner on Friday, Feb.17th, 2017 at the Clinton Presidential Center in Little Rock, AR. The dinner will begin at 7 p.m. The event was established in 2005 to honor and recognize outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to their communities and the state of Arkansas. “Once again, we are very excited to celebrate the 13th annual King Kennedy Dinner and to pay tribute to deserving individuals here across the state…continue reading →
REMINDER! MEETING THIS SATURDAY!

REMINDER! MEETING THIS SATURDAY!

REMINDER! MEETING THIS SATURDAY! Join us this Saturday, November 14th, at 11:30a.m. Bethel AME Church 815 West 16th St, LR, AR We will start promptly at 11:30a.m We are asking that ALL ADBC Members make a special effort to come out and attend! Also, if you signed up to volunteer with the Christmas Gala, we will have a brief 20 min meeting following the general meeting! We look forward to seeing YOU! Sincerely, Darrell Stephens, President-Arkansas Democratic Black Caucuscontinue reading →