Welcome to the Transylvania County - Brevard NC NAACP #54AA-B

Ensuring the Political, Educational, Social and Economic Equality of Rights of ALL persons and to Eliminate Racial Hatred and Racial Discrimination.

Our Mission:

Our Transylvania County branch of the NAACP was founded in 2014. Our mission embraces protecting the political, educational, social and economic rights of all – people of color, women, immigrants, workers, LGBTQ people, voters, children and more. Today, we are bringing together lifelong residents and newcomers of every background, age, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation and gender identity in pursuit of that mission.

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The 1619 Project

The 1619 Project

The 1619 Project Understanding the Truth and Consequences of Slavery Join us this Fall for this opportunity to understand the effects of slavery. Transylvania County NAACP has been invited to join this important study of history. The 1619 Project  is a long-form

Moral Monday

Moral Monday

JOIN US FOR MORAL  MONDAYS! Join us each Monday at the courthouse from 5 to 6 p.m. rain or shine.This is our time to bring our community together, to stand and speak and sing with one voice our commitment to community with an emphasis on

City Candidates Forum

City Candidates Forum

YouTube recording Link here Read the article from The Transylvania Times about the September 23, mayoral candidates virtual forum here. The CITY Candidates Forum via Zoom, co-produced by the Transylvania NAACP and the Mary C Jenkins Community Center, A moderated question and

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Founded in 1909 in response to the ongoing violence against Black people around the country, the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) is the largest and most pre-eminent civil rights organization in the nation. The NAACP is...

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Membership

For just $30 per year you can become a member. $60 for couples! Click the “Pay Now” button below to complete your New or Annual Membership Renewal payment online. If you would like to Join or Renew by CHECK please...

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Current Issues:

We, the Transylvania NAACP, are concerned about the following issues and we would ask our Members and Supporters to review the following issues and take Action! Thank You!

Gerrymandering
Support Medicaid Expansion
Covid-19