Calendar

Aug
12
Tue
Legal Redress Forum @ University Circle United Methodist Church
Aug 12 @ 5:00 am

The Cleveland NAACP Criminal Justice Committee and Legal Redress Committee will host a community forum on August 11, 2014 at 6pm. The forum will be to update the community on the current criminal trial involving Cleveland police officers in the shooting deaths of Melissa Williams and Timothy Russell. The forum will also discuss the implications of proposed legislation for stop, question and frisk. The forum will take place at University Circle United Methodist Church. The church is located at 1919 E. 107 Cleveland, Ohio 44106.

Finally, the forum will provide information regarding upcoming dates and locations for NAACP quarterly trainings. The trainings will cover Civil Rights and Know Your Rights Workshops. These trainings will be useful for upcoming NAACP Court Watch initiatives as well as preparing citizens to handle encounters with police officers.

If you have any questions you may contact the Cleveland NAACP Office at 216.231.6260 or info@clevelandnaacp.org

Criminal Justice Chair – James Hardiman Esq.
Legal Redress Chair – Michael Nelson Esq.

Oct
7
Tue
Election Protection Volunteer Training @ Cleveland NAACP Branch Office
Oct 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights Under Law seeks legal volunteers for Election Protection to help ensure Ohians are able to vote in the general election on November 4th.

About Election Protection:  Election Protection is the national’s largest non-partisan voter protection coalition, helping tens of thousands of voters across the country overcome obstacles to the ballot box while also collecting data to support election reform at the local and national levels.

How You Can Help:  Election Protection is recruiting attorneys, paralegals, and law students to participate in a legal field deployment in the Cleveland are on Election Day to ensure the process is running properly.  Legal field volunteers serve a reporting role by communication problems to leadership and a substantive role by responding to significant issues at the polls and providing assistance to individual voters at their polling place.

Time Commitment:  Shifts are 4-6 hours on election day (November 4, 2014).  All volunteers must complete a 2 hour training.

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Jul
18
Wed
Small Business Capital Event @ Home of Chicago's Chicken & Waffles
Jul 18 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Small Business Capital Event @ Home of Chicago's Chicken & Waffles

Has finding funding for your small business proven difficult? ECDI and the Urban League host a networking evening Wednesday, July 18th at Chicago’s Home of Chicken & Waffles! Be sure to register. 

Aug
7
Tue
Cleveland Branch NAACP General Body Meetings @ University Circle United Methodist Church
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cleveland Branch NAACP General Body Meetings @ University Circle United Methodist Church

The General Body of the NAACP Cleveland Branch will meet on the 1st Tuesday of every month. In the event that the 1st Tuesday falls on a holiday or election day as is usually the case in November, the meeting will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Meetings begin at 7 pm.

Sep
4
Tue
Cleveland Branch NAACP General Body Meetings @ University Circle United Methodist Church
Sep 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cleveland Branch NAACP General Body Meetings @ University Circle United Methodist Church

The General Body of the NAACP Cleveland Branch will meet on the 1st Tuesday of every month. In the event that the 1st Tuesday falls on a holiday or election day as is usually the case in November, the meeting will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Meetings begin at 7 pm.

Sep
8
Sat
3rd Annual Gospelfest- FREE All Are Welcome @ Affinity Missionary Baptist Church
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm
3rd Annual Gospelfest- FREE All Are Welcome @ Affinity Missionary Baptist Church

Join Us for the 3rd Annual NAACP Gospelfest! 

The link and phone number for reservations are as follows:

click here to register

call toll free 1-877-926-8300

Sep
29
Sat
FMO Men’s Health Event @ Cleveland Clinic South Pointe Hospital
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
FMO Men's Health Event @ Cleveland Clinic South Pointe Hospital
  1. Join us for this unique event that combines a health-related information session on men’s health and prostate cancer, with a variety of health screenings in order to help you stay strong, and live long.
Oct
2
Tue
Cleveland Branch NAACP General Body Meetings @ University Circle United Methodist Church
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cleveland Branch NAACP General Body Meetings @ University Circle United Methodist Church

The General Body of the NAACP Cleveland Branch will meet on the 1st Tuesday of every month. In the event that the 1st Tuesday falls on a holiday or election day as is usually the case in November, the meeting will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Meetings begin at 7 pm.

Nov
13
Tue
Cleveland Branch NAACP General Body Meetings @ University Circle United Methodist Church
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cleveland Branch NAACP General Body Meetings @ University Circle United Methodist Church

The General Body of the NAACP Cleveland Branch will meet on the 1st Tuesday of every month. In the event that the 1st Tuesday falls on a holiday or election day as is usually the case in November, the meeting will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Meetings begin at 7 pm.

Dec
4
Tue
Cleveland Branch NAACP General Body Meetings @ University Circle United Methodist Church
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cleveland Branch NAACP General Body Meetings @ University Circle United Methodist Church

The General Body of the NAACP Cleveland Branch will meet on the 1st Tuesday of every month. In the event that the 1st Tuesday falls on a holiday or election day as is usually the case in November, the meeting will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Meetings begin at 7 pm.