NAACP

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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
President:Lorraine C. Miller
Chairman:Roslyn M. Brock
Year created:1909
Affiliated with:NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Website:http://www.naacp.org
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in 1909 by W.E.B. Du Bois, Mary White Ovington, Ida B. Wells, Henry Moskowitz and William English Walling.[1] Their mission is to "ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination."[2]

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