The idea of many becoming one represents the foundation of what it is to be American: to welcome and embrace people of diverse backgrounds. And yet the President of the United States of America has repeatedly refused to condemn the neo-Nazis, Klansmen, and white nationalists who march with racist taunts. It is unimaginable. Now is the time for all […]
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, […]