Do you know someone who has raised awareness of social justice issues, been a community advocate for justice, and in 2018, became a spark for action, inspiring others to make the Chapel Hill-Carrboro community a better place to live?
You've absorbed the daily news with distress. You've vented with friends and family. You've debated on social media. You've written letters, called your reps, marched, and rallied. Now that it's election season, it's time to channel your frustration into the one power...
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro NAACP supports the ½ cent tax increase to support the
Affordable Housing Fund in Carrboro, though we also want to draw attention to areas of
concern we have regarding how the money will...
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) strongly condemns last week’s arrest and detaining of twenty-five men in North Carolina’s Triangle area by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
On February 1 1968, two Memphis sanitation workers were crushed to death by
a malfunctioning sanitation truck. Frustrated by the city's longstanding
pattern of abuse and neglect of its Black workers, 1300 Memphis sanitation
workers went on strike on February 12 1968. T...
The Chapel Hill Carrboro NAACP Annual Freedom Fund Banquet will take place on April 28, 2018. The event is the Chapel Hill-Carrboro NAACP ‘s primary fundraiser. Proceeds support the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, the National, State organization’s and local branch programmi...
The Chapel Hill Carrboro branch of the NAACP, along with Orange County, and the towns of Chapel Hill and Carrboro are celebrating the 200th birthday of Frederick Douglass with a series of events! Many events will be free and open to the public.
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro NAACP branch is organizing an informational forum on
the “Tax Cut and Jobs Act” that will be held Tuesday, December 12 at the Chapel
Hill Library from 6:30 to 8 PM. At the forum, we will have expert panelists bring
you the most up to date infor...
Save the date for the Chapel Hill Carrboro NAACP Annual Freedom Fund Banquet! We will be hosting our annual fundraising banquet on April 28, 2018 at the Sheraton Chapel Hill. We are excited to announce that Anita Earls, of the Southern