NAACP National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP

Berkshire County Branch

Unit #2044

“One Nation Working Together, For Justice and Equality Everywhere”

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SAVE the date for the Freedom Funds Award ceremony January 20, 2024

This annual event raises funds to provide stipends to Black and immigrant high school graduates in Berkshire county who are planning on attending college or vocational school for the following two or four years. The stipends help with the many expenses of college not...

BCC holds community conversation about the legacy of Jonathan Edwards

Berkshire Community College (BCC) will hold a community conversation and panel discussion, “Examining the Legacy of Jonathan Edwards,” on Thursday, November 30 from 6-8:30 pm. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Connector on BCC’s main...

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Founded Feb. 12. 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest, largest and most widely recognized grassroots-based civil rights organization. Its more than half-million members and supporters throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities, campaigning for equal opportunity and conducting voter mobilization.

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