Leading the fight for equality in Johnson County, Kansas

Ensure black lives are a priority in all spaces.

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General Membership Meetings
1st Saturday of Each Month

Shawnee Church of the Nazarene – 5539 Quivira Rd., Shawnee, KS

General Membership Meetings

1st Saturday of Each Month (Following Saturday if a Holiday)

Saturday, February 4th at Noon

Virtual Lunch & Learn

Upcoming Events

JoCo Legislative Lunch & Learn

JoCo Legislative Lunch & Learn

Johnson County Legislative Lunch & Learn Find Out How Actions in the Capitol Affect You!  Our public representatives in the statehouse were elected to serve our best interests. Sometimes how that plays out is puzzling or unclear. Come hear our elected officials’...

WyCo Legislative Lunch & Learn

WyCo Legislative Lunch & Learn

Wyandotte County Legislative Lunch & Learn Find Out How Actions in the Capitol Affect You!  Our public representatives in the statehouse were elected to serve our best interests. Sometimes how that plays out is puzzling or unclear. Come hear our elected officials’...

PV’s 2nd Annual I have a dream event

PV’s 2nd Annual I have a dream event

Prairie Village’s Second Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.“I Have a Dream [Home]” Action & Celebration EventWorking to better know and welcome our diverse neighbors [Prairie Village, Kansas, January 3, 2023] — As part of our city’s campaign to better know and...

General Meetings

General Meetings

September 10, 2022In-person MeetingOctober 12, 2022This meeting is on Zoom.November 08, 2022This meeting is on Zoom.

Political Candidate Forum

Political Candidate Forum

October 08, 2022 at Shawnee Mission Park Shelter #1 You don't want to miss out on this non-partisan event. We have 32 candidates and counting confirmed to attend the event.  Prior to eating donuts and drinking coffee with the candidates, join JCNAACP members for a...

Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

We're Stronger Together Fighting breast cancer is very personal to Women in the NAACP, and that’s why we have joined the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer movement in our community. You can support it too by helping us reach (or exceed!) our fundraising goal of...

Redlined Exhibit Tour

Redlined Exhibit Tour

Tour dates and times: Friday, October 14th at 4pm or 6pm Join the JCNAACP for a tour at the Johnson County Museum RSVP to Wandra Minor at 913-226-5046 or Susan at 816-646-4158

Juneteenth

Juneteenth

Saturday, June 18th from 4 pm - 8 pm Harmon Park Partnering with Stand Up for Black Lives + Prairie Village Food, vendors, and a free concert by James Ward Band See image attachment

State Conferences

State Conferences

6/25 - 3rd Quarter Kansas State Conference hosted by Lawrence 10/21 – 10/22: 79th Annual State Convention hosted by Topeka 

Resources

This document is an informational tool for your community support on behalf of JCNAACP.  If you’re a member of JCNAACP, we encourage you to attend one of the City Council meeting in your area monthly.

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General Meetings

General Meetings

September 10, 2022In-person MeetingOctober 12, 2022This meeting is on Zoom.November 08, 2022This meeting is on Zoom.

2022 Michael J. Baker Scholarship Recipients

2022 Michael J. Baker Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to The 2022 Michael J. Baker Scholarship Recipients Congratulations to both of you. We wish you much success! *Announcements will be made when scholarships are open again*Mikayla Jackson Attends Langston University - Langston, OklahomaAlia Peeples...

First Black Police Chief in Johnson County, KS

First Black Police Chief in Johnson County, KS

Congratulations to Prairie Village PD Chief Byron Roberson: First Black Police Chief in Johnson County, KSThe Johnson County NAACP would like to thank Chief Byron Roberson for his 26 years of service in the Prairie Village Police Department and congratulate him on his...

Black Trauma, Black Triumph

Black Trauma, Black Triumph

View Dr. George William's piece from the program titled, "Black Trauma, Black Triumph." Dr. Williams is the President of STAND-Up for Black Lives+ Prairie Village. An organization that formed in the summer of 2020 after the tragic murder of George Floyd. This is a...

HyVee is Now Hiring for a Flex Shopper

HyVee is Now Hiring for a Flex Shopper

The responsibility of the Flex Shopper is to shop for groceries for customers in our Aisles Online pickup or delivery department. The flex shopper would choose the store they want to work at and the shift.

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