JACKSON, Tenn.– The Society for African-American Cultural Consciousness held a pageant in Jackson.
The group hosted the primary Jackson Juneteenth Pageant Saturday night.
The pageant showcased six younger women in the neighborhood.
The contestants carried out a expertise and modeled night robes.
SACA President, Wendy Trise Martin, mentioned this present is greater than only a pageant.
“It’s an empowerment actually. An empowerment of sisterhood, of historical past, of tradition,” Trise-Martin mentioned.
Trise-Martin says they’re all the time in search of sponsors for his or her program.
If you wish to be taught extra in regards to the group, name (731) 267-3212 or go to their Fb web page at The Society for African-American Cultural Consciousness.