The NAACP Annual Freedom Fund banquet is being hosted by University of Wyoming Inaugural Chief Diversity Officer Emily A. Monago, Ph.D. The event is about providing diversity education to students. The reception starts at 5:30 p.m., and dinner will be served at 6:00 p.m., on Saturday, Oct. 21at the Radisson Hotel in Cheyenne. Tickets are $35 for adults and $20 for youth 18 or under. Reservation tables involving eight people will cost $280. To get in, reserve by Tuesday, Oct. 17. For more information, contact James Robinson at (307) 634-3755 or Rochelle Brooks-Lyons at (307) 637-8488.