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The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

(N.A.A.C.P.)

Ferris State University Chapter

Unit # 3787


2014 - 2015 EXECUTIVE BOARD

PRESIDENT: BREIA HARRIS

VICE-PRESIDENT: BRENT ROBERTS

SECRETARY: KENISHA FRANKLIN

TREASURER: JIMMIAYA DIXON

SERGEANT-AT-ARMS: OMARI MOORE

ADVISOR: KATE VANNESS

MICHAEL WADE 

MISSION

The mission of the NAACP Youth & College Division shall be to inform youth of the problems affecting African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities; to advance the economic, education, social and political status of African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities and their harmonious cooperation with other peoples; to stimulate an appreciation of the African Diaspora and other people of color’s contribution to civilization; and to develop an intelligent, militant effective youth leadership.

VISION

Developing a New Generation of Civil Rights and Community Leaders

OBJECTIVES

•Provide young people with personal and leadership development training
•Proactive political and community activism
•Public awareness of the necessity of positive youth engagement

 

"Stand UP or Fall Back!"

*Our Spring 2015 General Meetings will be held on Wednesdays at 8 p.m. in FLITE 214


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Description

The mission of the NAACP Youth & College Division shall be to inform youth of the problems affecting African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities; to advance the economic, education, social and political status of African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities and their harmonious cooperation with other peoples; to stimulate an appreciation of the African Diaspora and other people of color’s contribution to civilization; and to develop an intelligent, militant effective youth leadership. "STAND UP or FALL BACK!"

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Multicultural

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Meeting Day
  • Wednesday
Meeting Time

8:00 PM

Meeting Location

FLITE 304

Meeting Details

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General Meetings are every Wednesday in Flite room 214. Our February 18th and April 1st are subject to change.

President Name

Breia Harris

President's Phone Number

773-428-6447

Campus Advisor Name

Michael Wade

Campus Advisor Phone

231-591-2617

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WHO ARE WE ? N.A.A.C.P.

STAND UP OR FALL BACK

Selection Process

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We have an open membership process. but we do require at 2.5 gpa. Any major, and race all backgrounds please feel welcome to come check us out.

What do you want people to know about your group?

Why should people join? What makes your group special? What will students gain by being a member?

We are part of a national organization with chapters at just about all campuses in Michigan. We are a community service focused organization with a very large diverse group of people. Our members gain great leadership expiernce with amazing networking opportunities with people from all professions.

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Good Standing (Financial)