Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association Essay Contest

Attention graduating high school seniors! Announcing the Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association Essay Contest: $3,000.00 First Place Winner; $2,000.00 Second Place Winner and $1,000.00 Third Place Winner.

Click here for a document describing the essay contest noted above for graduating high school seniors. If you have any questions please call Don Scoggins, 703-565-6771.

New York City Bus trip to NAACP Board Meeting

Want to go to New York City? There is time for a whole day of fun in the CITY!

We now have a pickup location in Northern Virginia for the upcoming NYC Bus Trip to the NAACP Board Meeting.  Another pickup location is in Richmond.


-Bus Trip to NYC for National NAACP’s Quarterly Executive Board Meeting

-NYC Shopping, NYC Sightseeing & Visiting your NYC friends / family

-GREAT trip for chaperoned youth and youth groups

Departure / Return:

-Saturday, February 18th 12:30AM

-Saturday, February 18th 11:30PM


Horner Road Commuter Parking lot off Telegraph Rd near BP gas station.


$55. per person  **Payable Now** To: PW NAACP (see attached flier for details)


Contact in Northern VA – EJ Scott at 703.368.4541 or

Robert Barnette at 804-647-7087

​Please share this e mail with all of your family, friends, church members and co-workers.

Click here for a flyer on the event.  Note that the post above corrects the   departure and return Date and times stated in the flyer.






2017 Lobby Day – Thanks From the Organizers

The organizers of the 2017  Virginia State Conference NAACP and the PWNAACP Chapter annual General Assembly Lobby Day in Richmond on January 17 expressed appreciation for those who participated!

The accompanying image is of some of the folk who attended the 4:00PM Press Conference following the event.  More than half  of the attendees had left before this image was taken.

A related item is the  Bus Trip scheduled to depart on February 17 for the NAACP National Board of Directors Meeting in New York City.  We will have a bus leaving from Northern Virginia if we get enough riders. Please call 703.368.4541 for further information and/or to indicate your interest.  Click here for a flyer with further description of the trip.  (Note that two copies of the information is contained on each flyer so it can be cut in two and passed to two interested persons).