The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all person and to eliminate race-based discrimination.
Reddgo Long, Jr.,
To ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of all citizens
To inform the public of the adverse effects of racial discrimination and to seek its elimination
To remove all barriers of racial discrimination through democratic processes
Securing Civil Rights
To seek enactment and enforcement of federal, state, and local laws securing civil rights
To achieve equality of rights and eliminate race prejudice among the citizens of the United States
To educate persons as to their constitutional rights and to take all lawful action to secure the exercise thereof, and to take any other lawful action in furtherance of these objectives, consistent with the NAACP’s Articles of Incorporation and this Constitution.