GEORGIA ELECTS YOUNGEST STATE PRESIDENT IN NAACP HISTORY

ATLANTA, GA – In a historic vote, James “Major” Woodall (Bulloch County), 25, was elected as the new State President of the Georgia NAACP. Mr. Woodall has served as Georgia Youth & College Division State President, First Vice President of the Bulloch County Branch, and most recently as a 2018 graduate of the NAACP’s Next-Gen …

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Political Action Committee Needs Volunteers

Get involved. Join the political action committee and help the community. Here are a list of activities that volunteers are needed. Call today and volunteer. NAACP DeKalb PAC Outreach SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES*September-December 2019 Volunteers Needed DATE ACTIVITY TIME LOCATION/Contact         Sep 24 National Voter Registration Day 11:00am-1:00pm DeKalb High Schools so far: …

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Interfaith Service kicks off the series to never forget

Click on this link to view the full program.  https://video.ibm.com/recorded/123960705 NAACP Dekalb partnered with several faith organizations to present an Interfaith Commemoration Service in remembrance of the victims of lynching in Dekalb county.  The program was entitled “A Journey of Remembrance and Reconciliation”.   NAACP Dekalb President, Teresa Hardy, welcomed the crowd of over 200 people …

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Hidden History – Lynching in Dekalb County

This is an overview of an excellent video produced by Tia Mitchell for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that outlines the hanging of African American men in Dekalb County.  To see the full version go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xQTv4… Look for more information coming soon about the NAACP Dekalb Remembrance Project so that we never forget our loved ones …

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Remembrance Project Art Competition Details/Rules

NAACP DeKalb County & City of Lithonia Remembrance Project Art Competition/   The NAACP DeKalb County, the City of Lithonia, and the Lithonia Business Association are partnering with the  Equal Justice Initiative and the National Memorial for Peace and Justice  to unveil a permanent memorial dedicated to DeKalb County victims of lynching and racial terrorism.  The memorial will …

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