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Thu, Mar 22


Memphis Urban League

March General Body Meeting: Shelby County Candidate Forum

The Memphis Urban League Young Professionals invite Shelby County Midterm Election Candidates and community members to join us for our Shelby County Candidate Forum taking place Thursday, March 22nd at the Memphis Urban League (413 N Cleveland St, Memphis, TN 38104).

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March General Body Meeting:  Shelby County Candidate Forum
March General Body Meeting:  Shelby County Candidate Forum

Time & Location

Mar 22, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Memphis Urban League, 413 N Cleveland St, Memphis, TN 38104, USA

About the event

This is an opportunity to learn about each of the respective candidates' political platforms and plans to stimulate change within their prospective roles. We must take advantage of the opportunity to allow our voices to be heard and allow potential politicians to earn our votes. This is a free event and open to the public. For additional questions or candidates interested in participating in the forum, please contact us at

We are proud to announce the following confirmed candidates:

Shelby County Clerk Candidates

Candidate Jamal Whitlow (Democratic)

Candidate Donna Creson (Republican)

SCS School Board Candidates:

Michael Scruggs (District 1)

Tim L Green (District 6)

Alvin Crook (District 9)

Katherine Ayers (District 1)

Rhonnie Brewer (District 9)

Chris Caldwell (District 1)

Joyce Dorse-Coleman (District 9)

Shelby County Trustee Democratic Candidate:

Joseph Lee, III

Criminal Court Judge Division 10 Candidate:

Jennifer Johnson Mitchell

County Comissioner Candidates

JB Smiley, Jr.  (Democratic-District 8)

Daryl Lewis (Democratic-District 8)

Mickell Lowery (Democratic-District 8)

Community Partners

National Black United Front-Memphis

JUICE Orange Mound

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. Tau Iota Sigma Chapter

Memphis Association of Black Journalists 

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