Dear Members and Friends of the NAACP Buffalo Branch: The Buffalo Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) 51st Annual Medgar Evers Awards Gala will take place on Saturday, June 10th, 2017, at 6:00pm, at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. The speaker will be Ms. Clayola Brown, President of the […]
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, […]