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NAACP - MISSION STATEMENT
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 to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination.

OUR VISION
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.

Branch Meetings - 6:30 p.m.
2nd Monday each Month
First Baptist Church
727 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA

 

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Branch history

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.

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