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Connect With #NCCJBanquets

Apr 25, 2018

By Jason Papallo, NCCJ E-Communications and Marketing Specialist

Tonight, we’re honoring Connecticut business leaders and change-makers that have helped create social equity while reducing prejudice. We’re excited to see you all for a fun evening of celebrating social justice! Use #NCCJBanquet to connect on social media during the night. 

 


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NAACP SCHOLARSHIPS APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE

Apr 18, 2018

Post by Maxien Robinson-Lewin, Secretary & Youth Council Advisor of Greater Hartford Branch NAACP

Each year the NAACP, through generous donations, is able to provide scholarships to outstanding students. It is the duty of our dedicated Scholarship Committee to determine the most outstanding individuals to receive these awards. The NAACP does not provide financial aid to individuals, only scholarships through this process.

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The Last Day of Black History Month

Feb 22, 2018

By Jason Papallo, NCCJ E-Communications and Marketing Specialist

Today is the last day to give in honor of Black History Month! Together we can change more lives than ever! Are you ready? 

Add your name to NCCJ’s history of fighting for social equity, and help us empower more young people as they become leaders of change in their communities and beyond. 

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Microaggressions: Faces of Understanding

Feb 22, 2018

By Jason Papallo, NCCJ E-Communications and Marketing Specialist

Achievement First Hartford High School’s students are no strangers to misconception, stereotypes and unkind words. With NCCJ's help, these students are eradicating the preconceived notions around their identities, usually based only on race. Watch the video below to see what we're talking about.

Microaggressions: Faces of Understanding

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Help Empower Another

Feb 22, 2018

By Jason Papallo, NCCJ E-Communications and Marketing Specialist

NCCJ’s rich history fighting for civil rights, and unwavering commitment to social equity, have helped us empower countless young people as they become leaders in their communities and beyond. See how one alumni discovered her identity, a path for her future and the tools to successfully maneuver the adversity brought on by racism, prejudice and bigotry in the video below.

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This Week in Social Justice: Feb. 16, 2018

Feb 16, 2018

Curated by Jason Papallo, NCCJ E-Communications and Marketing Specialist

The National Conference for Community and Justice curates the best in social justice news and current events and brings it to you. Some of the articles and videos are heartbreaking, others are infuriating, some are inspiring. Others are simply enriching for the mind. Leave your thoughts and questions on these relevant issues and stories in our comments section below. What do the times we face mean to you? How can you help make a difference?

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