Welcome to the NAACP Florida State Conference

“Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing.”

— Richard James Molloy

About Us

Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest and largest civil rights organization. From the ballot box to the classroom, the thousands of dedicated workers, organizers, leaders and members who make up the NAACP continue to fight for social justice for all Americans.

NAACP FL

Our Mission
The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.

Vision Statement
The vision of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure a society in which all individuals have equal rights without discrimination based on race.

Objectives
The following statement of objectives is found on the first page of the NAACP Constitution – the principal objectives of the Association shall be:

  • To ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of all citizens
  • To achieve equality of rights and eliminate race prejudice among the citizens of the United States
  • To remove all barriers of racial discrimination through democratic processes
  • To seek enactment and enforcement of federal, state, and local laws securing civil rights
  • To inform the public of the adverse effects of racial discrimination and to seek its elimination
  • To educate persons as to their constitutional rights and to take all lawful action to secure the exercise thereof, and to take any other lawful action in furtherance of these objectives, consistent with the NAACP’s Articles of Incorporation and this Constitution.

Our Leadership

FSC Officers

Dr. Adora Obi Nweze

President

Donald Hart

1st Vice President

Rufus Wood

2nd Vice President

Kran Riley

3rd Vice President

Minerva Faire

4th Vice President

Yvette Gibbs

Secretary

Cassamdra McAdams

Asst. Secretary

Alice Hughes

Treasurer

Bertha Smith

Asst. Treasurer

Executive Committee At Large

Trevor Harvey

Executive Committee At Large

Martha Taylor

Executive Committee at Large

Angel Wiggins

Executive Committee at Large

James Minus

Executive Committee at Large

Sannye Jones

State Youth Advisor

Colin Mitchell

Florida Youth and College President