April General Body Meeting

2018 UNITY News


The April General Body meeting of the Montgomery County-Radford City-Floyd County branch of the NAACP will be held Sunday, April 28th at 3:30pm at the Old Hill School, 570 High St NE in Christiansburg (next to Schaeffer Memorial Baptist Church).  The CREDO presentation will be by Bob Beckman, President of Citizens for Sustainable Development. He will provide us with an overview of broadband coverage in  Montgomery County and options for better service using the public-private partnership model.  All are welcome!  
Please join the NAACP, ask friends to join, or remember to renew your membership.  Direct questions about membership status to branch secretary, Terry Goodson: [email protected] .  Our national membership drive is “We Are All In--Are You?"



Learn about our structure, committees and ways you can become more involved. We need your support!

The MRF NAACP Youth Council meets the 2nd Saturday of each month at 11:00 am as Asbury UMC unless otherwise announced.  

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Volume 12 October 2018 Edition News. Read about how our Branch has made an impact in our community
Juneteenth Celebration

The MRF NAACP annual Juneteenth Celebration will be Saturday, June 15 th 11am-4pm, at the Rosa Peters Playground, 300 Depot Street NE, in Christiansburg.  The  New River Valley Progressive Men’s Club will provide Fish Fry.  All proceeds benefit MRF NAACP YOUTH COUNCIL. Free and all are welcome!  
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Please support organizations that support justice in the New River Valley

  1. Virginia Organizing - New River Valley Chapter
    Virginia Organizing - New River Valley Chapter
  2. League of Women Voters Montgomery County
    League of Women Voters Montgomery County
  3. Virginia Interfaith Center
    Virginia Interfaith Center
  4. Indivisible New River Valley
    Indivisible New River Valley

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE

OUR MISSION
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.

VISION STATEMENT
The vision of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure a society in which all individuals have equal rights without discrimination based on race.
OBJECTIVES
The following statement of objectives is found on the first page of the NAACP Constitution - the principal objectives of the Association shall be:
  • To ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of all citizens
  • To achieve equality of rights and eliminate race prejudice among the citizens of the United States
  • To remove all barriers of racial discrimination through democratic processes
  • To seek enactment and enforcement of federal, state, and local laws securing civil rights
  • To inform the public of the adverse effects of racial discrimination and to seek its elimination
  • To educate persons as to their constitutional rights and to take all lawful action to secure the exercise thereof, and to take any other lawful action in furtherance of these objectives, consistent with the NAACP's Articles of Incorporation and this Constitution.