Category: Community Events

Learn How to Protect Yourself!

Join Us for our March General Membership meeting! The NAACP Syracuse/ Onondaga County Chapter will host its March General Membership meeting on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at NAACP Offices located at 224 Harrison Street, Syracuse, New York.  Our guests will be Terry Woodfork and Jim...

Guilty Until Proven Innocent!

Guilty Until Proven Innocent: New York’s Injustice System –  Learn more @ bitly/injustice-syracuse On any given day, 25,000 New Yorkers are held in county jails across our state, where human rights violations, racial disparities, violence, and medical neglect are commonplace. Our jails are unjust, unsafe and...

Van Robinson, Syracuse NAACP board member & former president, to receive Interfaith Works 2018 Racial Justice Award

We have a lot to be thankful for and a lot to celebrate this month.  Our very own Van Robinson will receive the Interfaith Works Racial Justice Award on February 21, 2017 at the Syracuse Stage.   Click on the link above for more details.    

Linda Brown-Robinson to be Honored at NYS Comptroller’s Breakfast in Albany on February 17th

Please join us in congratulating our very own, Linda Brown-Robinson, president of the Syracuse NAACP, at the NYS Comptroller’s breakfast in honor of the 47th Annual NYS Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators Conference. The breakfast will take place on Saturday, February 17, 2018, at the Albany...

Syracuse NAACP 2018 State of the Community Address, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018

  Join us for the Syracuse NAACP 2018 State of the Community Address presented by Linda Brown-Robinson, president, “Our Vision, 2018 & Beyond.”  Mark your calendars!!!  It will be held at the Syracuse NAACP Headquarters, located at 224 Harrison Street, Syracuse, New York 13202  For...

Now accepting nominations for Freedom Fund Dinner Awards!

Submission Deadline: March 30, 2018 SaveSave SaveSave

Syracuse NAACP Freedom Fund Award Dinner, Freedom Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow!

Join us for an evening of recognition, reflection and inspiration. More information to follow. SaveSave

Syracuse NAACP Board Member Lanessa Chaplin receives bar associations Outstanding Young Lawyer Award

Syracuse, N.Y. — Lanessa Chaplin, of Syracuse, has been awarded the New York State Bar Association’s Outstanding Young Lawyer Award for 2018. The award, presented by the association’s Young Lawyers Section, honors attorneys in practice for fewer than 10 years who have demonstrated outstanding service...