You are invited to the
Annual Friends’ Reception of the
Washington Theological Consortium
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Featured Guest Mr. Ernest Green of the Little Rock Nine
Metropolitan AME Church The National Cathedral of African Methodists
1518 M Street NW, Washington, DC
A celebration of the African Methodist contributions to religious and public life in Washington, DC.
Prayer service with choir, special guest speaker and full reception!
Free Parking available after 6:00pm in the PMI parking lot 1615 M street
RSVP [email protected] or call 202-832-2675
Ernie Green is one of the Little Rock Nine, a group of African-American students who, in 1957, were the first black students to integrate Little Rock Central High School. After receiving two degrees from Michigan State University, Green went on to serve as Director of the A. Phillip Randolph Education Fund, as Assistant Secretary of Labor for President Jimmy Carter, and as a Board member for the NAACP. President Bill Clinton awarded him the Congressional Gold Medal in 1999.
He remains an active member of Metropolitan AME church.