Historic Site to be Named in Honor of Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones of Ohio
The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) is dedicating its historic headquarters building in memory of Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones of Ohio at 8:30 a.m., on July 21 at 1720 Massachusetts Avenue, NW. Rep. Tubbs Jones, who died in August 2008, was a CBCF board member and chair of the Committee on Standard of Official Conduct. Last year CBCF purchased its four-story building on Embassy Row, making it one of the few African-American non-profit organizations to own their building in the District of Columbia. The 10,000-square-foot facility includes administrative offices, a conference room and archival space.
WHO: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
WHAT: Dedication of headquarters to honor Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones of Ohio
WHEN: 8:30 a.m., July 21, 2009
WHERE: 1720 Massachusetts Avenue, NW.
For more information on the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, www.cbcfinc.org.