Voter Registration and GET OUT the VOTE is a major initiative of the NAACP. Buffalo NAACP does Voter registration at Merriweather Library the 4th Monday of the month from 4:00 to 6:30 P.M. Also at other locations /events when invited. THE New York State PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY will be held Tuesday, April 19. WE NEED YOUR […]
Welcome to the Buffalo Branch NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People).
HISTORY OF THE BUFFALO, NY BRANCH NAACP FOUNDED JANUARY 15, 1915 Beginnings Buffalo, NY played a major role in the formation of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. In 1905 a conference to be held in Buffalo was organized by Professor W.E.B. DuBois of Atlanta, Georgia. He made arrangements with William H. […]
The purpose of the Buffalo Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People shall be to improve the political, educational, social and economic status of minority groups; to eliminate racial prejudice; to keep the public aware of the adverse effects of racial discrimination; and to take lawful action to secure its elimination, […]