NAACP - MISSION STATEMENT
Branch Meetings - 6:30 p.m.
The YJCW Branch of the NAACP was organized in 1942 in Yorktown, Virginia. Charles E. Brown, Frank E. Segar, S. Cheesman, McKinley Whiting and J.R. Armstead, of Williamsburg; Henry Wright of James City County; Carrie Morton, George Billups and R.F. Edney of Yorktown, met and became Charter members. This group of early freedom fighters organized themselves and solicited memberships through the local churches, under the leadership of Charles Brown, the first Branch President.Read More