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Patricia Avery steps down as NAACP Champaign County President

Dear NAACP Champaign County Executive Branch and General Body Members: It has been my distinct honor and privilege to serve as your President for the past six years.  It is always my intention, as a freedom fighter and defender of truth, to serve this branch and our people with the utmost integrity. With that said,…

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NAACP Champaign President issues Statement on KKK Flyer Hoax

On Thursday, September 7, 2017, Local NAACP President issued the following statement: To All Concerned: The NAACP Champaign County Branch was notified and in receipt of a copy of what was a very disturbing, –insightful incendiary and racist flyer being circulated throughout our community. The flyer insinuated a recruitment meeting for Champaign’s own loyal KKK,…

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We encourage your participation!

Please join our local branch and our active committees working for change locally in Education, Economic Development, Legal Redress, Political Action and ACTSO. We encourage your participation. We need your help! Others are joining the struggle to invoke change in Champaign County and across our Nation. Please read one new members story. Thank you.

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NAACP President Patricia Avery remarks on gun violence

My thoughts on the gun violence as we prepare to celebrate the great MLK Jr. and the Inauguration of President Obama. What would MLK JR do?  MLK a man of peace that led a non-violent civil rights movement that changed how a nation would treat its people of color would probably begin another non violent…

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