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Welcome Cornell William Brooks, New NAACP President & CEO


In May, Michael Curry, President of the Boston NAACP and Member of the National NAACP’s Board of Directors participated in deliberations to select the NAACP’s next President and CEO.

 
Boston NAACP Returns from National NAACP Convention, Fired Up!


Left to right: Young Adult Chair Roxanne Longoria, President Michael Curry, Member Kim Janey, Member and Advisor Brenda Rodriguez, Secretary Ruthann Leverett, 1st VP Cheryl Clyburn Crawford, Treasurer Terri Brown, former EBHS President Daniela Martinez.

In July, Boston attended the NAACP’s 105th National Convention with one of the largest delegations in decades.  15 members of the Boston NAACP attended the convention, entitled “All in for Justice & Equality,” in Las Vegas, Nevada, July 19 through 23, 2014. 

 
Boston NAACP Graduates New Class of Youth Leaders

On August 13, 2014, the Boston NAACP concluded the third year of its “Summer Job – Pipeline to Leadership Program,” aimed at preparing the next generation of community leaders. The Program pays a stipend to 23 youth, referred to as “Pipeliners”, to work for the Boston NAACP while also receiving leadership training.

 
Boston Youth Bring Home Gold Medals at 2014 National ACT-SO Competition
 

On Sunday, July 20, 2014, Adrian Niles and Nigell Aaron Dennis won Gold Medals at the National NAACP’s Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) competition in Las Vegas, Nevada. 

 

Mission Statement

Through a dedicated volunteer force we seek to eliminate the impact of racial discrimination in housing, employment, voting, health care, education, and the Courts.

Vision Statement

The vision of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure a society in which all individuals have equal rights and there is no racial hatred or racial discrimination.