The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.
The vision of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is to ensure a society in which all individuals have equal rights without discrimination based on race.
Presidential Candidate Joe Biden has named Senator Kamala Harris, Democrat-California, as his vice presidential running mate!
Meet Senator Kamala Harris:
Sen. Harris earned an undergraduate degree from Howard University, where she also joined the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., and she earned a law degree from the University of California.
Sen. Harris became the District Attorney of the City and County of San Francisco in 2003 and the first African-American and first woman to serve as California's Attorney General.
Sen. Harris was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2016 and fights for increased wages for working people, to reform our criminal justice system, healthcare for all Americans, the DREAM Act, supports veterans and military families, and expanding access to childcare for working parents. She is also California's second African-American woman and first South Asian-American senator in history.
Congratulations Senator Harris!
United States Presidential Election
Our United States presidential election is Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Don't forget that downballot elections are just as, if not more important!
It is time to participate in the 2020 Census. The Census determines how much funding our communities get, who represents us, neighborhood advancement, and how much of a say we can have nationally. For the first time, you can For the first time, you can respond online, by phone, or by mail, but most importantly, please respond.