James Perkins Jr. served as mayor of Selma, Alabama for eight years (2000-2004, 2004-2008). He was elected by his peers to serve as President of the National Conference of Black Mayors, a national organization representing over 650 African American Mayors across the United States.
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One of the most effective ways to help tornado victims right now is to donate to the city’s local disaster relief program. Our local organizations are familiar with the community and what resources are already available locally. They are also motivated to help their local community by making sure that any resources donated to them are put to good use.