January 14, 2020

To my equity advocate friends,

I'm writing to tell you about a new project that has enormous potential to bring attention to the educational opportunity and access gaps that continue to exist in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools. 

Not enough people know that within t...

December 29, 2018

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?

If so, take a moment to nominate tha...

July 26, 2018


On Monday, May 30, 2018, Maya Little, a Ph.D. student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, lobbed red paint and her own blood on UNC’s Silent Sam statue in protest of the statue’s racist legacy.

Maya was...

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's branch membership drive is starting now! Join us through August 31st as we strive to increase our membership by 100 members! We're asking each of our current members to recruit at least one new member before August 31st and to consider...

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).  

The men...

February 12, 2018

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...

January 30, 2018

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...

January 23, 2018

A proposed new development, Hanover Apartments on Weaver Dairy Road, will displace 120 low-income residents who live in the Lakeview Mobile Home Park. The Chapel Hill-Carrboro NAACP is calling on the Chapel Hill Town Council to help these residents so that they are not...

January 22, 2018

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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.


PO Box 1236 

Carrboro, NC 27510


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