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NAACP Midwest Region III

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Region III includes NAACP Units  in:

Illinois State Conference NAACP

http://illinoisnaacp.org/

Indiana State Conference NAACP

http://www.indynaacp.org/

Kentucky State Conference NAACP

http://kynaacp.org/

Michigan State Conference NAACP

http://detroitnaacp.org/

Ohio State Conference NAACP

http://www.ohioconferencenaacp.org/2901/index.html

West Virginia State Conference NAACP

http://www.harpersferrywv.net/NAACP.htm

Wisconsin State Conference NAACP

 http://www.wi-naacp.org/

Elected and Appointed Leadership


 Roslyn M. Brock, Chairman, National Board, NAACP‎ (center)  and Cornell William Brooks, President & CEO, NAACP (right) March in America's Journey for Justice in Gilbert, SC, Aug. 24,2015. Marchers are pressing toward Washington, DC to meet with federal representatives on the civil rights agenda.

(L-r) Jonathan McKinney, Regional Field Organizer,  Midwest Region III, NAACP and Adam Lee, Office Operations Manager, Washington Bureau NAACP set the pace in Aiken, SC, during America’s Journey for Justice march from Selma, AL to Washington, DC  to advocate for the civil rights agenda. 


The Detroit Branch NAACP held a press conference today, Thursday, August 6, 2015, to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act (VRA).  Rev. Dr. Wendell Anthony, President, Detroit Branch NAACP was joined by Congressman John Conyers, Jr; Duron Marshall, Chief of Staff, Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence; Samia Hamid, Field Director, Arab American  Civil Rights League; Mary Carmen Munoz, Operations Manager, La SED; Stephanie Lopez Gilmore, Consortium of Hispanic Agencies; Michael Steinberg, Legal Director, ACLU Michigan and Yvonne White, President, Michigan State Conference NAACP to champion the VRA.
http://detroitnaacp.org/

Hillary Shelton, Director, Washington Bureau conducted a 

workshop on Legislative Empowerment, Voting Rights and 

Political Representation for Youth & College members, 

April 25, 2015 at the Region III Civil Rights Advocacy 

Training Institute, (CRATI). 



Marchers cross Edmund Pettus Bridge, Selma, AL March 7, 2015. President Barack Obama and family were joined by Cornell William Brooks, President & CEO NAACP and Roslyn M. Brock, Chairman, National Board of Directors, NAACP.  They commemorated the 50th anniversary of the historic voting rights march in Selma, in the wake of the gutting of the Voting Rights Act, increased voter suppression laws.

http://www.cnn.com/2015/03/08/us/selma-50-years-anniversary-live-events

 
Region III Youth Leaders at College Retreat, Milwaukee, WI
Nov. 8, 2014.
Springfield, Illinois Branch NAACP ,Sept. 4, 2014 held a race relations forum in the wake of the Michael Brown Shooting . More than 400 members of the Springfield Community attended.


Roslyn M. Brock, Chairman, National Board of Directors, NAACP  Inspires Midwest NAACP Delegation at Region III Meeting, 105th NAACP National Convention, Las Vegas, NV July 22, 2014.  “NAACP: All In for Justice and Equality,”





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KENTUCKY NAACP & ALLIED ORGANIZATIONS FOR CIVIL

RIGHTS MARCH on Frankfort March 5, 2014





NAACP  STATEMENT ON NELSON MANDELA’S PASSING


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DETROIT NAACP COMMEMORATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE MLK WALK TO FREEDOM


http://www.naacp.org/news/entry/detroit-naacp-commemorates-the-50th-anniversary-of-the-mlk-walk-to-freedom


Midwest NAACP Units Train to Implement Civil Rights “Game Changer” Priorities

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Our Mission

The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.

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 without discrimination based on race.

                                                          

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Contact:  

      

Dr. Jerome Reide, Regional Field Director

Jonathan McKinney, Regional Field Organizer

jmckinney@naacpnet.org 

Deborah Stewart Anderson, Economic Education Fellow

dstewartanderson@naacpnet.org


NAACP Midwest Regional Office

877-622-2798

517-371-2199

www.naacp.org  

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Civil Rights Advocacy Issues

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Time Line

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Tasks & Actions

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Key Documents

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