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NAACP Voting Notice

  • By Dan T 
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NAACP Voting Notice   On November 19, 2016, the election of officers and at-large members of the Executive Committee will take place at 2745 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Drive.  Polls will open from 12:30 p.m., until 4:00 p.m. In order to vote in a Branch election, one must be a member in good standing […]

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NAACP | Wisconsin’s First Vice Chair Wendell J. Harris “Equitable education is an issue I have been working on for decades, and it needs to be everyone’s focus”

Click the button to download Wendell Harris’s Newsletter: Wendell Harris serves as first Vice-Chair of the Wisconsin NAACP, the founder of Wendell J. Harris & Associates, LLC, and was elected to the MPS School Board for District #2 in April 2015. Born in Arkansas, Mr. Harris served in the Air Force and worked for A.O. […]

NAACP | Milwaukee’s Housing Committee’s new page

NAACP | Milwaukee has set up a new page to submit complaints of fair housing discrimination or for you to receive information about fair housing discrimination and best practices.

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MPS no longer required to participate in OSPP

  • By Dan T 
  • Category: Education 
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MILWAUKEE (October 12, 2016) Milwaukee Public Schools is no longer required to participate in the Opportunity Schools and Partnership program, according to a letter released today by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.   The letter issued today informed MPS it will not have to participate in the program because the district is no longer […]

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NAACP | Milwaukee in the running to be a beneficiary of Potawatomi Hotel & Casino’s community program

  • By Clarence Nicholas 
  • Category: Life 
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The Milwaukee Branch NAACP is in the running to be a beneficiary of Potawatomi Hotel & Casino’s community program – Heart of Canal Street this year. If we’re one of the 31 charities selected to receive funding, we will use the funds to fund next year’s ACTSO Program, The Rites of Passage Program and the […]

NAACP | Milwaukee endorses League of Martin

  • By Fred Royal 
  • Category: Life, News 
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NAACP | Milwaukee endorses League of Martin’s President Sheronda Grant’s and Vice President Troy Johnson’s efforts in bringing racial equity to the Milwaukee Police Department. The League of Martin (LOM) is an organization of African American Police Officers. LOM became a chartered organization in 1974 and took its name from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. […]

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NAACP | Milwaukee’s 2016 Freedom Fund Dinner [Full Video]

NAACP | Milwaukee’s 2016 Freedom Fund Dinner with Roland Martin Video courtesy of Wisconsin Jobs Now & Regul8tors See you next year.

A Call for Community Problem Oriented Policing in Milwaukee [Video]

  • By Dan T 
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A collaborative effort from the Leaugue of United Latin Citizens and NAACP | Milwaukee More information: Community Coalition for Quality Policing

Black Female Physicist, Tuskegee Professor Awarded $1.1 Million Grant To Fight Cancer

Alabama scientist, one of nation’s few black female physicists, breaks ground in cancer research When Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green receives invitations to be a guest speaker for professional groups, schools and nonprofit organizations, she almost never turns them down. “Usually if there is an invitation to speak at a forum like that, I accept it because […]

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[UPDATE] NAACP Milwaukee, ACLU, faith groups call for police reform

Diverse group calls for police reform Community leaders speak Monday during a news conference on violence in the city and police practices at the Milwaukee NAACP office in Milwaukee.(Photo: Calvin Mattheis, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) A coalition of civil rights and faith groups called for the creation of an independent, diverse civilian board to oversee investigations of […]

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