The annual homecoming for Dillard/Goldsboro Alumni and Friends, Inc. was be held this weekend with various events around Goldsboro, including a parade on Saturday morning.
This year marked the 67th anniversary of the organization. The celebration is traditionally held during Memorial Day weekend. The homecoming welcomes graduates of Dillard and Goldsboro High Schools back to the community, with an array of activities planned to celebrate the group’s role in education and service.
The national organization has grown over the years and continues to expand. It already boasts chapters in Goldsboro, Atlanta, New Jersey, Washington, DC, Triangle (Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill) and Charlotte. There is talk about new chapters in the tri-city area of Greensboro, Winston-Salem and High Point being added to the list.