Friends of the African American Museum & Library Seeks to Enlist Members, Elect Board

Release Date: 
Tue, 08/02/2011

Oakland, CA - The Friends of AAMLO are having Board elections on Saturday, September 10, 1pm. This event will be in AAMLO's second floor gallery, at 659 14th Street.

At this event, Friends of AAMLO members will select new Board President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Communications Director in a vote. Ballot distribution, voting, and tallying will be completed during the meeting, and election results will be announced.

Interested candidates in these Board posts will need to be registered Friends of AAMLO members. Please call to establish membership, and submit a bio of 100 words or less by September 1, to:

  • By email: aamloelections@gmail.com
  • By US Mail: Friends of AAMLO, 659 14th Street, Oakland, CA 94512
  • Or drop it off personally at AAMLO (open Tuesday through Saturday), 12-5pm

The Friends of AAMLO are inviting the public to become members. Call Ms. Veda Silva, AAMLO Museum Project Coordinator, at 510-637-0199, or email vsilva@oaklandlibrary.org. Discover, preserve, and interpret the historical and cultural experience of African Americans! Share the mission of the African American Museum and Library at Oakland (AAMLO)!

For more information, please visit www.oaklndlibrary.org or call Ms. Veda Silva, 510-637-0199.