The Greater Sacramento NAACP – Working for YOU!
As a non-profit bipartisan organization, the national and local NAACP branches play a vital role in voter registration and in addressing human and civil rights issues.
Programs and services are offered FREE of charge. They include:
Legal Counseling Services: Free
Responds to an average of 60 calls a month from residents with questions, complaints or legal concerns. Typical areas include: school expulsion, detention, and suspensions; human and civil rights disparities, housing discrimination, and police misconduct and/or an officer involved shooting
Financial Literacy: Free
Develop the knowledge and skills to understand how money works, how to manage, earn, make and invest for the long term.
New Home Buyers Empowerment: Free
First time home buyers or persons not owning a home within past 3 years are assisted with obtaining financing, qualifying for tax credits, understanding credit scoring in order to purchase a home.
Know Your Rights Seminars: Free
Disseminates information and counsels youth on what to do when stopped by law enforcement and how to protect their rights.
The NAACP is a c4 organization (contributions are not tax-deductible), and we have a partner c3 organization known as NAACP Empowerment Programs (contributions are fully tax-deductible as allowed by the IRS).