Welcome to the Transylvania NAACP

Ensuring the Political, Educational, Social and Economic Equality of Rights of ALL persons and to Eliminate Racial Hatred and Racial Discrimination.

Our Mission:

Our Transylvania County branch of the NAACP was founded in 2014. Our mission embraces protecting the political, educational, social and economic rights of all – people of color, women, immigrants, workers, LGBTQ people, voters, children and more. Today, we are bringing together lifelong residents and newcomers of every background, age, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation and gender identity in pursuit of that mission.

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Webinar Healing the Separation

Webinar Healing the Separation

Emory to Host Second Virtual Juliet E. Shield Symposium on Compassion The Juliet E. Shield Symposium on Compassion, supported by a gift from Juliet E. Shield and the Robins Foundation, will take place virtually October 28-29, 2021. Hosted by the

Early Voting

Early Voting

Early Voting Has Begun Participation in our local elections matter! Early voting has begun for Transylvania County and ends on October 30th. Election day voting is Tuesday, November 2nd! On the City of Brevard Ballot will be candidates for Mayor

Moral Monday

Moral Monday

JOIN US FOR MORAL  MONDAYS! Join us each Monday at the courthouse from 5 to 6 p.m. rain or shine.This is our time to bring our community together, to stand and speak and sing with one voice our commitment to community with an emphasis on

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Founded in 1909 in response to the ongoing violence against Black people around the country, the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) is the largest and most pre-eminent civil rights organization in the nation. The NAACP is...

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Membership

For just $30 per year you can become a member. $60 for couples! Click the “Pay Now” button below to complete your New or Annual Membership Renewal payment online. If you would like to Join or Renew by CHECK please...

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Current Issues:

We, the Transylvania NAACP, are concerned about the following issues and we would ask our Members and Supporters to review the following issues and take Action! Thank You!

Gerrymandering
Support Medicaid Expansion
Covid-19