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Let’s Celebrate City Democrat of the Year, Our Very Own President, Linda Brown-Robinson!

This Thursday, our very own, Linda Brown-Robinson, will be recognized as the City Democrat of the year at the Onondaga County Democratic Committee’s annual dinner! If you would like to come out and support our President it’s not too late to attend! The event will...

Our Next NAACP General Membership Meeting is June 22

The NAACP Syracuse/ Onondaga County Chapter will host its June General Membership meeting on Thursday, June 22nd, 2017. Mark your calendars!!! It will be held at the Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) located on 100 New Street, Syracuse New York 13202. The program begins at 5:30pm. Join...

Congrats to Our 38th Annual NAACP Awards Ceremony Honorees

We are pleased to announce the awardees who will be celebrated at our 38th annual NAACP awards ceremony, Thursday, May 18th 5:00pm Holiday Inn, Liverpool. Hon. Gov. David Patterson is our keynote speaker. FREEDOM AWARD Rev. Phil Turner SMALL BUSINESS H.O.M.E. – Shirley & Tyrone...

NYS Comptroller Tom DiNapoli Meets with Syracuse NAACP President, 1st VP and Committee Chair

Syracuse NAACP President, Linda Brown Robinson, 1st Vice President,  Corey Hudson and Economic Development Chair, Van Robinson had an opportunity to meet with NYS Comptroller, Tom DiNapoli on Friday, April 21, 2017.   The meeting provided an opportunity for President Robinson to share components of...

NEW YORK STATE NAACP CALLS FOR JUSTICE

NEW YORK STATE NAACP CALLS FOR JUSTICE FOR MR. SAMUEL HARRELL, AN AFRICAN AMERICAN MALE INMATE BEATEN TO DEATH BY NEW YORK STATE CORRECTION OFFICERS AT FISHKILL PRISON ON APRIL 21, 2015 DR. HAZEL DUKES, PRESIDENTLEROY GADSDEN, J.D., CHAIRMAN, CRIMINAL       JUSTICE COMMITTEE FACTS:...

NAACP And Uber Highlight Upstate Transportation Needs

Upstate Transportation Needs Capital Tonight – The New York State Conference of the NAACP and ride-hailing company Uber on Monday released a report highlighting the transportation needs of the state’s major upstate cities — finding deficiencies in Albany, Syracuse, Rochester and Buffalo. Both the company...

Learn How to Prevent Heart Disease at the Syracuse NAACP Meeting on March 23, 2017

Learn How to Prevent Heart Disease –the leading cause of death in the U.S. at the Syracuse NAACP General Membership Meeting on March 23, 2017 Syracuse, New York – The NAACP Syracuse/ Onondaga County Chapter will host its March General Membership meeting on Thursday, March...

Chairman Roslyn M. Brock speaking at the Women’s March in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, January 21, 2017

NAACP Chairman Brock Speaks at Women’s March in DC “I’m Roslyn Brock, and I chair the National Board of Directors of the NAACP, an organization whose principal founder was a white woman named Mary White Ovington. The NAACP stands with you today in solidarity, as...

Historical Photos of Syracuse’s African American Community

Photos capture, tell the story of Syracuse’s African American Community Syracuse Post Standard — The contributions of African-Americans to Syracuse goes back many years. They lived here, worked here, prayed here, played here and died here. Photographs from collections at the Onondaga Historical Association and...