Volume 4 | October 25, 2018
Membership Newsletter
Get the most out of your membership: Your Voice, Your Vote, Your Engagement Matters!
Show Them You Care
Tickets Now Being Sold for Military Appreciation Luncheon

Tickets now being sold for the NAACP San Diego Armed Services & Veterans Affairs Committee's Military Appreciation Luncheon. Come show our service members that you honor them for the sacrifices they make and the difficult and dangerous work they...

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VOTE: Our Lives Depend On It!
NAACP | Vote

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.

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The Freedom Fund Dinner
NAACP San Diego Freedom Fund Dinner 2018

"Our Voices, Our Engagement, Our Votes Matter!" was the theme of our annual Freedom Fund Dinner on October 12, 2018 at the Kona Kai Resort & Spa. Dr. Helen Griffith, Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer of e3 Civic High served as the...

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2018 NAACP San Diego Branch Elections
Nominating Committee Slate Unchallenged

At our previous General Membership Meeting (October 4th), we received the report of the nominating committee: Nominating Committee Report 2018 Members: Samantha Jenkins, Committee Chair Renita Payno, Committee Secretary Clovis Honoré, sitting...

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November General Membership Meeting
November General Membership Meeting
Join us the evening of November 1st. 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!

This month, we will be hearing from the San Diego Housing Federation about Propositions 1 & 2, as well as having the formal (uncontested) election.

6pm, November 1st, 2018
Jacobs Center Community Room
404 Euclid Avenue

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Principal Needs Elementary Education
Statement from NAACP President, André J. Branch,...

In September, Ms. Donna Tripi, Principal of La Jolla Elementary School, sent an e-mail Blast in which she warned parents to be "vigilant" regarding a man thought to be an "African American male." On Monday of this week Ms. Tripi issued an...

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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.
ACT-SO Visits Black Xpression!
ACT-SO Visits Black Xpression!

The ACT-SO crew when to visit Black Xpression!, the Friday night performance event featuring open mic performances by African-Americans. Then of us went, including a member of the committee, one of our judges, several students and their parents....

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San Diego Contractors of Color, Round Two
Watch: NAACP Vice President Honoré Urges Contracts Equity

You may remember that in September we took the City of San Diego to task for its shocking record of contracting with people of color, as revealed in the CAPER report to HUD. We were back at the City Council on October 23rd on a fresh contracting...

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New--Member Voices!
Member Voices

Member Voices is a new section of our website where NAACP members can share the things that are on their hearts and minds. We begin with Member Vera Sanchez' piece titled "Mi Barrio Through the Years."

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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!