Monday, May 17, 2010
Attorney Swanson recieves award from Mayor
Above: Mayor John Dickert presented Attorney Charles Swanson with an official proclamation for his service to the Racine community, while Alderman Michael Shields looks on. Swanson started his law practice in the early 70’s and was acknowledged for his free service to the disadvantaged. Before his retirement recently, Swanson, served as the legal council for the local branch of the NAACP. The proclamation was given at a roast in his honor at the Second Annual Nancy Henry Award, held at Infusino’s Banquet Hall, in Racine. About 200 people attended the event.
Keith Fair, second left, chairman of the Racine’s NAACP Political Action Committee, presented Al Levie with the Nancy Henry Youth Advocate Award, and Jazlyn Collins with the George Bray Youth Award. Join the three was Spencer Coggs, a candidate for Lieutenant Governor.