NAACP | NAACP Reno-Sparks Branch No. 1112 Founded 1944
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WHO WE ARE

Ensure the political, educational, social and economic equality of minority group citizens of United States and eliminate race prejudice. The NAACP seeks to remove all barriers of racial discrimination through the democratic processes.

WHAT WE DO

NAACP advocates for smarter, results-based criminal justice policies to keep our communities safe, including treatment for addiction and mental health problems, judicial discretion in sentencing, and an end to racial disparities at all levels of the system

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OUR GOALS

Increasing Resource Equity: Target funds to neediest kids

Ensuring College & Career Readiness : A path to success after graduation for all students

Improving Teaching: Growing our own great teachers now in underserved communities

Improving Discipline: Eliminate zero tolerance; keep kids in school

WORDS OF WISDOM

OUR WORK

The NAACP works to ensure that every disadvantaged student and student of color graduates ready for college or a career by ensuring access to great teaching, fair discipline, equitable resources and challenging curriculum. We are dedicated to eliminating the severe racial inequities that continue to plague our education system. Our ultimate goal is that every student of color receives a quality public education that prepares him or her to be a contributing member of a democracy.

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