A Bit About Us

The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is to secure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights in order to eliminate race-based discrimination and ensure the health and well-being of all persons.

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 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.

 

Leadership Team

Committed to the Cause

Tarnisha

Cliatt

President

Susie

Copeland

1st Vice

President

Susan

Thomson

Treasurer

Rita

Smith

Secretary

Peggy

Delgato

Assistant

Secretary

 

Luther

Wilkins

Executive Committee Member

James

McCloud

Executive Committee Member

Xtavia

Bailey

Executive Committee Member

Michelle

Grimsley

Executive Committee Member

Mylissa

Williams

Executive Committee Member

JoAnn

Spencer

Executive Committee Member

Elihu

Wallace

Executive Committee Member

Laura

Wallace

Executive Committee Member

Dr. Sharon Jefferson

Executive Committee Member

info@manateenaacp.org

941.702.2136

PO Box 937

Bradenton, Florida 34206

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