Joe Biden celebrates NAACP Charleston branch’s 100th anniversary

(Source: WCBD)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD/WBTW)– Former Vice President Joe Biden visited  the Lowcountry this weekend.

Biden gave the keynote address at the Centennial Charleston Branch Freedom Fund dinner. The dinner took place Saturday night at the Charleston Gilliard Center.

According to the NAACP, the Freedom Fund Dinner is an annual fundraiser for civil and human rights efforts in the Charleston area.

The NAACP Charleston branch is the oldest in the state of South Carolina.

Tickets to the event were sold out.