Effective functioning of committees is central to the work of the New Rochelle Branch NAACP. It is through committees that activities are planned and community needs met.
Civic EngagementEducationHealthPress & PublicityYouth Council
The Civic Engagement Committee works to increase participation of people of color and other minority groups in the democratic process through the elimination of barriers that impede their full civic engagement.
The Education Committee of is committed in its work to support and promote equality of educational opportunities for people of color and other minority groups. The committee is tireless in its advocacy for effective, accountable, and accessible public school systems, and for adequate and equitable school funding.
Erasing disparities in availability and accessibility to quality health care by people of color other minority groups is central to the work of the Health Committee of the Brooklyn Branch.
The Committee on Communications, Press, and Publicity shall seek to promote media content consistent with fundamental NAACP goals which include the elimination of racial isolation and fear and the furtherance of multiracial and cultural understanding.
Our mission is to develop leadership and advocacy skills in youth and young adults. We focus our energies on facilitating activities that engage, empower, and mobilize young people in building bright futures for themselves and their communities.