Participation in Naturalization Ceremonies Begins

Timelines: History Participation in Naturalization Ceremonies Begins
Announcement Date: September 23, 1992

The Center begins the tradition of presenting an American flag to the eldest citizen being naturalized at each naturalization ceremony in memory of former board member, Toni Cordingley. Pictured: The Center’s former executive director, Barbara Graham presents a flag to a newly naturalized citizen at the 1992 International Festival.