As you may know, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe restored the Civil (and therefore Voting) Rights for some 13,000 citizens. You can see the Governors Policy and procedures as well as check to see if your civil rights have been restored by clicking this link. If you are possibly affected, you are urged to view this information without delay.
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The League of Women Voters, a non-partisan organization, is holding a forum on August 24th from 7- 9 PM at the Central Community Library located at 8601 Mathis Avenue in Manassas. The topic of the forum is “Schools and Discipline: A Discussion on Stopping the School to Prison Pipeline.” As this is an extremely important issue to the African American community, we hope you will attend the discussion. Click here for a flyer containing additional information.
Unit Member Florence Stewart is coordinating the Voter Registration effort for the PW NAACP. A number of volunteers are needed if we are to be successful in reaching out to the community to contact and help register unregistered voters. Florence has developed a form to recruit volunteers to assist with a number of activities. Click here to access a form to use in volunteering to help with this important effort. Please review the form and complete it by identifying areas in which you are willing to assist. Upon completion, please e-mail the form to PoliticalAction@pwnaacp.org.
The Ebenezer Baptist Church is sponsoring a Health Fair and Blood Drive on Saturday, 16 July 2016 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. The address is 13020 Telegraph Rd, Woodbridge, VA 22192 (corner of Telegraph and Minnieville Roads). Phone number is (703) 494-2669. The purpose of the Health Fair is to promote a healthier lifestyle for people in our community. There will be a blood pressure screening station, information on health related issues and much much more. Please consider stopping by this worthwhile community event. Admission is FREE. The flyer describing the Health Fare can be accessed here. The Blood Drive flyer can be accessed here.
We are also looking for members to represent the PWCNAACP at our information table during the event. If you can spare an hour on Saturday, 16 July 2016 between the hours of 9:00 AM-1:00 PM, please contact Karl Brower at firstname.lastname@example.org, with your availability. Setup will begin at 8:00 AM. Karl will be there from 9:00-11:00. Thank you for your consideration.