For over a century, the Seattle Martin Luther King Jr. County Branch of the NAACP
has been promoting the dream of equality and opportunity for all.
Notice of November Meeting and December Election
Dear Seattle King County NAACP Member,
Please note the following General Membership meetings of the NAACP Seattle King County branch for the purpose of election of officers and at-large members of the executive committee.
1. On November 24, 2014 at NAACP Office, 715 23rd Ave S., Seattle, WA at 6:30pm, there will be a report of the Nominating Committee, receipt of Nominations by Petition, and election of the Election Supervisory Committee. Any member whose membership is current as of April 1st may be nominated for office or as an at-large member of the Executive Committee. In order to sign a nominating petition, or be elected to the Election Supervisory Committee, a member must be current as of 30 days prior to the October meeting.
2. On December 8, 2014, the election of officers and at-large members of the Executive Committee will take place at NAACP Office, 715 23rd Ave S., Seattle, WA. Polls will open from 6:30pm to 7:30pm (TO BE CONFIRMED BY THE ELECTION SUPERVISORY COMMITTEE). In order to vote in a Branch election, one must be a member in good standing of the Branch 30 days prior to the election. A form of identification is required.
We look forward to your participation in these activities.
Seattle King County NAACP Secretary
Do You Know What To Do When Stopped By Law Enforcement?
Be safe not sorry! Secure and read the NAACP real world guide to interacting with law enforcement, "The 411 On The Five-O" brochure. Free copies are available at the Seattle King County NAACP Office (715 23rd Ave. S). Office hours are 10am-12:3pm Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. If you desire a copy and cannot stop by the office, please call 206-324-6600 and leave a message.
How to file a discrimination complaint:
If you have a Civil/Human Rights or Discrimination complaint that needs to be investigated, please click here for more information.
Want to get involved?
Former President James Bible (42:00), President Hankerson (47:00) and Economic Development Chair Sheley Secrest (1:15:00) speak at a community forum on September 10th in SeaTac, WA in regards to the relationship between law enforcement and the community.
The Seattle King County NAACP serves both Seattle and King County. To find a list of the cities and towns included in King County, please click here.
as we work towards a just, equitable and equal society.
President Hankerson speaks to King 5 News on what the local perspectives are
about what is going on in Ferguson, Missouri as the Nation waits for the grand jury announcement.
October 27th General Meeting Minutes: