July 28, 2020

The voting rights bill was passed in the U.S. Senate by a 77-19 vote on May 26, 1965. After debating the bill for more than a month, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the bill by a vote of 333-85 on July 9.

Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act into...

July 28, 2020

White Supremacy in Orange County is real and becoming more overt.

In the month of July alone the following blatant racist events occurred:

During a Chapel Hill “Black Lives Matter” vigil, a white man punched a 19-year-old black woman in the face while yelling and cursing...

July 14, 2020

BINKLEY STANDS TOGETHER FOR JUSTICE
EVERY FRIDAY, 5:00-6:00 PM on the grounds at Binkley Church

Join the weekly vigils at the corner of 15-501 and Willow Drive as we stand together until there is justice.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING?

  • A sign which conveys a message of antira...

Election 2020 GOTV!

The state and national NAACP are planning engagement programs for voter registration, vote by mail education and GOTV activities.

These will include postcard writing -- very cool postcards -- phone banking and texting programs.

Yes, it is a Covid campa...

June 30, 2020

Join the Virtual Conversation on July 13th

The Town of Chapel Hill continues the journey to chart a new course and to think about the future of our town. Please assist the town in completing this first phase of the Charting Our Future Project by commenting on online map...

June 30, 2020

Meet the Chapel Hill-Carrboro NAACP’s newest standing committee.The Environmental and Climate Justice Committee is up and running and inviting interested members to join with us. 

Environmental injustice, including the proliferation of climate change, has a disprop...

June 24, 2020

In response to America’s recent string of notorious police killings, four area National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) branches presented a six-point agenda for transforming law enforcement to top representatives of North Carolina’s Prosecuto...

June 2, 2020

“It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.” - James Baldwin


Friend,

Our oppression has reached its boiling point.

The uprisings we’re witnessing in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Minneapolis, New York, Oak...

May 26, 2020

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro NAACP Education Committee is inviting organizations to partner with us in our efforts to close the opportunity gap for students of color in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools (CHCCS), which is likely to grow even wider as a result of recent...

May 26, 2020

A diverse group of organizations, including the NC NAACP have partnered together to launch a statewide Medicare For All Coalition.

Find out more about the Coalition (www.ncm4a.com) here, and sign up for our inaugural digital rally (https://bit.ly/ncm4a_rally) featuring...

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Welcome to the website of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Branch of the NAACP!  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.

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Carrboro, NC 27510

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