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Communication, Press and  Publicity Committee

Evelyn James

Committee Chair


About Us

The Committee on Communication, Press & Publicity Committee shall: (1) seek to promote media content consistent with fundamental NAACP goals which include the elimination of racial isolation and fear and the furtherance of multiracial and cultural understandings; (2) work to eliminate employment segregation and discrimination in those industries, comprising the communications arts and sciences (radio, telephone, television, motion pictures, newspapers, books, related computer communications, business, and cable television); (3) seek to insure Black minority ownership and control of print and electronic media – both hardware and software; (4) monitor local and national media, especially advertising performance; (5) provide the national office with research and data on those local business engaged in communications arts and sciences and; (6) seek to insure that all people have a meaningful right to choose from and have access to a variety of high quality telecommunications goods and services at reasonable costs.
A young woman talking on the radio
Our Initiatives
  • Be a listening ear and watchful eye for issues affecting women, girls, and children.  Advocate! Act!
  • Re-energize work with girls.

  • Conduct financial literacy training sessions.

  • Encourage WIN Committees to adopt women’s shelters.

  • Participate in recognitions marking the ratification of the 19th Amendment.

  • Focus on women’s health issues.

  • Recruit members.

  • Stress leadership development.

  • Encourage women to run for offices and seek appointments to boards and commissions.

  • Plant a tree in Haiti.

  • Continue voter awareness, registration, and participation.

  • Align with NAACP’s overall thrust.

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