2022 PAINESVILLE LAKE COUNTY NAACP OHIO
 2022 PAINESVILLE LAKE COUNTY NAACP OHIO

OUR PROJECTS

Lake County NAACP is working for the betterment of our community:

  • Annually awarding college scholarships to deserving minority youth
  • Partnering with County Prosecuting Attorney Charles Coulson in chairing  'Begin the Conversation' 
    • This is a free and open forum dedicated to building relationships, achieving trust, educating the community and partnering with others to identify and implement practical solutions
  • Holding the Annual Freedom Fund Banquet  for more than 50 years
    • ​Provides recognition to Lake County high school students being awarded college scholarships
    • Honors recipients of annual Community Impact Award, Community Public Safety & Service Award, Community Education & Legal Award, and the Community Medical Award
    • Provides networking and community building opportunities
    • Assists with fund raising for next year's Scholarships
  • Quilt Raffle
  • Providing tutoring for Heritage Middle School
  • Actively involved with the Painesville City School Volunteer Program
  • Partnering with Bryant Stratton and the City of Painesville to bring a computer center to Painesville
  • Worked with the Painesville City Schools and Ohio State University to bring ‘Real World, Real Money’ to the Painesville school system.
  • New membership exchange with the Downtown Painesville Organization
  • Actively volunteer for the United Way of Lake County
  • Disseminates information on employment opportunities leading to actual employment of individuals
  • Actively working to involve more of Lake County in its efforts, in order to bring their diverse talents to the effort to serve the community

 

NAACP Freedom Fund Scholarship Application

NAACPScholarshipApplication-2017.pdf
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       OUR MISSION:

The mission of the NAACP (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 racial hatred and racial discrimination.

Office (440)-639-1008   lakecountynaacp@aim.com

 

NAACP

8 North State Street, Suite 375

Painesville, OH 44077

 In the Key Bank Bldg. 

SAVE THE DATE

June 18, 2022

Commemoration of Juneteenth  

11AM - 4PM 

Veterans' Park Painesville 

Program: 

11AM - 12PM 

Commemoratiion Ceremony 

12PM - 4PM Music, Mingling & Munching!!

Local small/ minority businesses showcasing goods & services

 

Please join us in commemorating this important historical event!

 

SAVE THE DATE

October 20, 2022

Freedom Fund Banquet 

American-Croation Lodge

34900 Lakeshore Blvd.

Eastlake, Ohio

6:00PM 

Call or email for ticket purchase

NAACP Membership Application.pdf
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