NAACP Milwaukee Branch Archives

NAACP Milwaukee Branch hosts ‘2022 Freedom Fund Dinner’

October 27, 2022

On Friday, October 21, 2022, the Milwaukee Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) hosted their “2022 Freedom Fund Dinner,” at the Wisconsin Center District, 400 West Wisconsin Ave. This year’s theme was “NAACP: This is Power,” and featured many local elected leaders of color. The event was hosted by… [Read More]

Milwaukee Branch NAACP hosts annual ‘2021 Freedom Fund Dinner’

October 28, 2021

On Friday, October 22, 2021, the NAACP Milwaukee Branch hosted their “Annual Freedom Fund Dinner” at the Wisconsin Center, 400 West Wisconsin Ave. The theme for this year’s dinner was “Always Fighting Forward,” and the keynote speaker was Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison (top left photo), who was instrumental in forming the prosecuting team responsible… [Read More]

Now More Then Ever, We Need You As Part of the Milwaukee Branch NAACP

March 11, 2021

Education has always been important to newly elected Milwaukee NAACP President Clarence P. Nicholas. After growing up in Charlottesville, Virginia, at the urging of his high school English teacher, Nicholas attended and graduated from Wilberforce University in Wilberforce, OH, the nation’s oldest private school that became a historically black university owned and operated by African… [Read More]

Now More Then Ever, We Need You As Part of the Milwaukee Branch NAACP

February 25, 2021

Education has always been important to newly elected Milwaukee NAACP President Clarence P. Nicholas. After growing up in Charlottesville, Virginia, at the urging of his high school English teacher, Nicholas attended and graduated from Wilberforce University in Wilberforce, OH, the nation’s oldest private school that became a historically black university owned and operated by African… [Read More]

NAACP Milwaukee Branch hosts 2019 Annual Freedom Fund Dinner

October 24, 2019

On Friday, October 18, 2019, the Milwaukee Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) hosted their Annual Freedom Fund Dinner at the Wisconsin Center Expo Hall (third floor), 400 West Wisconsin Ave. This year’s theme was “When We Fight, We Win.” With the current political and social climate, the theme… [Read More]