Black leaders in southern New Jersey endured civil-rights era struggles - and now serve as guiding lights for the community - Press of Atlantic City: Black History News, Events, Photos, Videos And More - PressofAtlanticCity.com

Black History Is South Jersey History
Black History Month, an expansion of a weeklong observance created in 1926, is celebrated each year beginning Feb 1. The purpose of the month is to recognize and highlight the achievements of black Americans.

Black leaders in southern New Jersey endured civil-rights era struggles - and now serve as guiding lights for the community