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Welcome to NAACP- Snohomish County


Our mission at the Snohomish County Branch 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 of Snohomish County and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination.


NEWS AND EVENTS
Upcoming Events Announcement

June 21, 2014, 8am to 5pm - Veterans' Resource Fair, Tacoma Dome
June 21, 2014, 11:30am to 5pm - Juneteenth Community Celebration, Snohomish Country Plaza
July 26, 2014, 10am to 7pm - Nubian Jam, Forest Park, Everett, WA


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Annual Olympics of the Minds Competition

On April 27, 2014, starting at 2:00 pm, The NAACP Snohomish County ACT-SO program is having their first local ACT-SO competition to see who qualifies for Nationals. This event will be held at Everett Community College in the Henry M. Jackson Auditorium. The students have been working hard, they are qualified and ready to show our community why they should be chosen to compete on the National stage this summer in Las Vegas, NV among over 4,000 other students from around the Country. They all will be given the opportunity to win prizes, awards, and scholarships valued over $50,000. To purchase tickets please contact DanVonique: niqueybreed3@hotmail.com. Tickets for the event are $20.00 for adults and $5.00 for students.

2014 Freedom Fund Gala

The Snohomish County Branch NAACP celebrated its 5th Annual Freedom Fund Gala held at Edward D. Hansen Conference Center at Comcast Arena, in Everett. It was a celebratory evening with host, Essex Porter of KIRO TV, Keynote Speaker Gerald Hankerson, entertainment provided by Danny Welsh, and students within our community. The highlight, of course, was a night to celebrate the recognition of our community leaders. To read who received the 2014 awards, click here.

Civil Rights Essay Contest

In honor of Black History Month The Snohomish County NAACP is sponsoring a 'Civil Rights' Essay Contest for 3rd through 12th grade students. The essay subject is "What Civil Rights Means to Me." Entry forms are available at:
   http://www.naacp-snoco.org/doc/CivilRightsEssayContestEntryForm_2012.pdf.
1st place winners will have the opportunity to read their essay at the Village Theater at African American Experience on February 28th. There will also be prize awards for winners in each category. 1st Place - $25, 2nd Place - $10 and 3rd Place - $5. Participation is limited to Snohomish County residents in these grades. For more information, send email to: civilrightsessays@naacp-snoco.org

 
Keys to Educational Advocacy
October 2012 Student of the Month
Click here to read about keys to educational adovcacy.
   
 

 

 
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