Armed Services & Veteran's Affairs - (Open)
Communications, Press & Publicity - Carter Spruill
Criminal Justice - (Open)
Freedom Fund - (Open)
Fundraising - (Open)
Health - (Open)
Housing - (Open)
Prison Branch - (open)
Religious Affairs - (Open)
Young & College/Youth Works - (Open)
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Armed Services and Veteran Affairs
Works closely with agencies responsible for providing services to member of the Armed Forces and veterans to ensure programs are administered fairly and justly to the minority community.
Promotes positive images in the media and works to eliminate employment segregation in radio, television, and other areas of this industry.
Enlist the support of other community organizations on issues affecting the interests of minority groups.
Works to preserve and expand economic empowerment through research, partnerships with public and private entities, and the promotion of business ownership and home ownership.
Seeks to eliminate segregation and other discriminatory practices in public education.
Studies the financial needs of the Branch, conducts fundraising and is responsible for drafting an adequate annual budget.
Plans and conducts fundraising activities in conjunction with the Finance Committee.
Works to promote, protect, and maintain the health of the community by advocating for equal access to health education, treatment, care, and research.
Studies housing conditions in the community and addresses complaints while opposing all restrictive housing practices.
Labor and Industry
Works to eliminate discriminatory employment practices with regard to wages, training, promotion and dismissals.
Investigates all cases reported, supervises all litigation in which the Unit is interested, and serves as liaison to the National office.
Focuses solely on recruiting Life Members and sponsors a continuing program towards this goal
Works to maintain and increase membership by organizing membership campaigns, soliciting new members, and securing renewals.
Works to increase the number of registered voters, seeks the repeal of racially discriminatory legislation and to improve the administration of justice.
Press and Publicity
Secures publicity for the work of the Unit and the Association and serves as liaison to The Crisis.
Works to give moral and ethical interpretation to civil rights initiatives and enlists the support of religious groups of all denominations.
Coordinates programs and serves as advisers and mentors for high school students and youth groups.