ABOUT US

"Redefining & Transforming Ourselves for the Betterment of the Community"

Our Mission:


The mission of the Lansing Juneteenth Committee is to commemorate the ending of slavery in the United States by celebrating the joys of liberty, educating the community about our heritage, and by promoting positive cultural interaction.

Who Are We:


The Lansing Juneteenth Celebration is a project of Progressive Empowerment Education Resource Services - P.E.E.R.S. 501(c)(3).  The headquarters location for the Lansing Juneteenth Committee of P.E.E.R.S. is the Mask Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal Church.  The Juneteenth Committee is chaired by  Marilyn Rogers and Mary Gibbs.  See our contact page for more information.

Juneteenth Chairpersons
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Marilyn Rogers
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Mary Gibbs