The vision of NAACP DeKalb is to EDUCATE the community about issues that impact our well-being; EQUIP us with tools that improve economic success and sustainability; and EMPOWER every DeKalb person to exercise their right to be heard.

Next General Meeting February 24, 2024 at 10 a.m.

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Edwina Clanton President of NAACP DeKalb

Mrs. Edwina Clanton replaced Lance Hammonds as the NAACP DeKalb Branch President as of July 1, 2023.  

Edwina Clanton has been a long-time member and officer for the branch.  She said, “I will work closely with our outstanding team to address the pressing issues that affect marginalized communities, such as voter suppression, educational inequality, criminal justice reform, and economic empowerment.  Together, we will continue to push the boundaries, effect meaningful change, and continue the fight for equality, dignity, and justice.”

Lance Hammonds relinquished his role as president after filing his intent to run for DeKalb County District 4 Commissioner in the next general election. 

Next General Meeting February 24, 2024 at 10:00 a.m. THIS MEETING IS VIRTUAL

NAACP DeKalb Affirmation Yesterday, enslavement. Today, liberty. With all my might and the grace of God, I shall fight to be forever free.

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General Membership meetings are the 4th Saturday of the month at 10:00 a.m. Executive Committee meetings are the 3rd Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. (unless notified of a change in meeting times)