Moore County NAACP

NAACP of Moore County

Remember The Ones
Eric Bibb (Blues People)
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Forward Together...

...Not One Step Back!

    Since 1937, the Moore County NAACP ha served the citizens of Moore County by advocating for victims of discrimination, supporting strong and equitable public education, supporting our youth with after school programs, promoting sustainable and equitable economic policies, promoting civic participation and engagement, and acting as a voice for the disadvantaged and disenfranchised.
    Please consider contributing in the life of our community by contributing to or participating in the Moore County NAACP.


General Membership Meetings moving from third Thursday to the second Monday of each Month Beginning Monday, March 9, 2015

SEEKING WOMAN-OF-THE-YEAR NOMINEES!

Dear Pastors, Civic Organizations, Sororities, Fraternities, Community Clubs:


The Moore County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has traditionally crowned a local “Woman of the Year” to compete in the NC NAACP State Women in NAACP - Woman/Mother of the Year Coronation.


W e are presently accepting nominations for deserving women from local religious organizations, civic organizations, sororities, and fraternities in Moore County. Please include a resume listing the qualifications of your candidate along with recommendations from church leaders extolling the candidate’s virtues. An entry fee of $10.00 is required along with the submission of the resume. See attached Registration Form.


The local winner will represent the Moore County Branch on the State Conference level of competition and receive a paid one year regular adult membership to the NAACP (if she is not a member) along with all expenses paid to the State Conference competition.



All nominations must be postmarked by April 19, 2015 to:

Moore County NAACP

Mother of the Year Contest

General Rules – 2015


1. Any female may be nominated.


2. Must be 18 ages or older.


3. Nominees must be a Moore County residence.


4. All nominees will receive a Certificate of Appreciation.


5. The nominee does not have to be a member of the NAACP. (Preferable)

7. If nominee is winner, she must be willing to travel to participate in 2015 NC NAACP Women in NAACP Conference and Woman/Mother of the Year Coronation Program. Please save the date of May 30, 2015. Location to be announced at a later date.



ENTRY FEE: $10.00


PRIZES


  1. Winner will receive an all expense paid trip to the NC State NAACP WIN: 2015 Conference – Women/Mother of the Year Event.

  2. Two tickets to the local NAACP Banquet.


All nominees will be recognized.


Deadlines

April 19 (Postmarked) Deadline for nominations of candidates (registration

forms, submission letters and fees)


April 26 The winner will be crowned during 2015 Woman of the Year ceremony. The program will be announced at a later.


May 30 NC State NAACP – 2015 Women in NAACP Conference – Woman/Mother of the Year


Please copy, fill out, and return the form below.

Contact Information: 910-603-4121



REGISTRATION FORM

(Must be POSTMARKED BY April 19, 2015)




Nominee’s Name:_________________________________________________________


Address: ______________________________ _______________________ ________

Street/PO Box City Zip


County of Residence: ______________________________________________________


Phone: ________________________________________________________________

Email: _________________________________________________________________


Organizations:

Church __________________________________________________________

Sorority _________________________________________________________


Civic Clubs ______________________________________________________


Other ___________________________________________________________


Please use a separate sheet explaining why this special woman, because of her dedicated service to her community, that she should be crown Moore County NAACP 2015 Woman of the Year. Attach sheet to this registration form.


Please check one:


Person submitting nomination


Name _________________________________________________


Address _________________________________________________


_________________________________________________


Phone _________________________________________________



Anonymous (You do not have to provide your name in order to nominate a candidate.)


Required Entry Fee of $10.00 enclosed.


Registration Form, letter of submission and entry fee must be received or postmarked by April 19, 2015 to the Moore County NAACP, Women in NAACP/Woman of the Year Committee, PO Box 1351, Southern Pines, NC 28388. Contact information - call 910-603-4121.

Taken January 22, 2015 on Rays Bridge Road a quarter of a mile from HWY 22.
The struggle continues.

"I have decided to stick with love.  Hate is too great a burden to bear." 

- Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King , Jr.