In addition to its regular monthly meetings, the NAACP Albemarle-Charlottesville Branch has premier events throughout the year.
2nd Monday of each month; 7:00 pm
First Baptist Church
632 W. Main Street
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Membership Meeting Speakers/Topics
February 11, 2013
Dr. Robert Gest, Retired, Deputy Director of FEI
Black History Month/Founders Day Speaker
March 11, 2013
Dede Smith, City Councilor of Charlottesville
African American Grave Sites
April 8, 2013
Marcus L. Martin, MD, Professor, Emergency Medicine, VP and Chief Officer for Diversity and Equity, University of Virginia
Health Issues that impact African Americans
May 13, 2013
Mr. Maurice Jones, City Manager of Charlottesville
Executive Committee Meeting
4th Monday of each month; 7:00 pm
Albemarle-Charlottesville NAACP Branch Office
703-C Concord Avenue
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(in Virginia Organizing Project building; 2nd floor)
Founders Day 2010 was celebrated February 21st with Rev. Xavier Jackson, and the Chapman Grove Community, at the Chapman Grove Baptist Church.
Dr. M. Rick Turner, President of the Albemarle–Charlottesville was the featured speaker for the event. Vice President, Janette Martin gave the purpose of celebrating Founders Day. Refreshments were served in the Church Fellowship Hall following the program.
The Albemarle- Charlottesville Branch of the NAACP hosted their Annual Freedom Fund Banquet on September 24th, 2010 at the Doubletree Hotel in Charlottesville.
Guest speaker for the event was the Honorable Donna F. Edwards (D Md). The 1st recipient of the Virginia Banks Carrington Humanitarian Award was Mrs. Priscilla Whiting (posthumously).