2019-07-25
Membership Newsletter
Civil Rights Sentry for a Century
Vigilant since 1919
Voting Rights Mean So Much
Join John Legend: Support ACA 6 and voting rights for...

Did you know that nearly 50,000 voters are prevented from casting a ballot in California each year? These individuals are members of our community, our friends, family, and loved ones. Voting is an essential attribute to a healthy democracy....

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August General Membership Meeting
August General Membership Meeting
Join us on the first Thursday of the month! Give your opinion in person, and make connections with your fellow members. Coming to a meeting is the best way to start to get engaged and make a difference!

6pm, August 1, 2019
Jacobs Center Community Room
404 Euclid Avenue

Facebook user? RSVP here .

Interested in seeing the agenda & reports? They will be collected at  sandiegonaacp.org/meeting ; check for them on Monday!
2019 ACT-SO National Awards Ceremony
2019 ACT-SO National Awards Ceremony

For those of you who are interested in what ACT-SO looks like, here is the full video of the awards ceremony. It's four hours long, so you might want to either lay in a big supply of popcorn or else just dip into it here and there....

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Community Choice Energy for the County
County to Hold Public Forums on Community Choice Energy

The public can give input on whether the County should buy and sell electricity during four informational forums set for coming weeks. Board supervisors started exploring the idea of starting a community choice energy program, also known as...

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2019 Freedom Fund Dinner Honoree: Kevin C. Alvin
Kevin C. Alvin: 2019 NAACP San Diego Branch Freedom Fund ...

The NAACP San Diego Branch is pleased to honor Kevin C. Alvin at our 2019 Freedom Fund Dinner! Kevin C. Alvin is the Assistant Business Manager with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 569, and he has helped...

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Solar for People of Color
Stepping Into The Sun: A Mission To Bring Solar Energy...

A few years ago, Jason Carney came across a statistic that took him by surprise. In its 2015 survey of jobs in the solar industry, the nonprofit Solar Foundation reported that 0.0% of solar workers in the state of Tennessee were black or African...

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Back-to-School, Stay-in-School
August Branch Events
Prayer Vigil
August 16th
Back-to-School Stay-inSchool Rally and Fair
August 17th
Criminal Justice Roundtable
August 24th
Member-Owned Business Directory
Buy Local, Buy Small, Buy NAACP
Use your dollars to support small local businesses owned by your fellow NAACP members. We have enough economic power to make the difference to these businesses; use it!
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Experiencing Discrimination?
Your branch is here to help. If you have experienced discrimination, the very best way to get started is to fill out a Discrimination Complaint . It will get us all the basic facts we need to determine whether we can help you directly or need to refer you to other resources.
Keep Up with the Branch
What's been happening?
Visit our News page for full information on what your branch has been doing.
Peer into the future!
Visit our new calendar to learn about what the branch is planning. Notices of select community and governmental events are also included.
Talk to Us!
Need to renew your membership? Moved? Changed your phone number? Please contact secretary@sandiegonaacp.org and we'll get it straightened around!
If you have a comment, suggestion, or question for your branch, it's easier than ever to get our attention. Just email info@sandiegonaacp.org ; a human will respond, generally within 24 hours. Or hit us up on Facebook!
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