NAACP State Convention and Civil Rights Institute 2017

Join the NAACP CO MT WY State-Area Conference, and co-host President C. Omar Montgomery and the NAACP Aurora Branch, as we train, mobilize, organize — and take action — to change the game in civil rights and social justice. — Learn new strategies to positively impact criminal justice reform in our communities, including police brutality and the death penalty

— Awaken to the effects of climate injustice on communities on color and be trained to become a part of the NAACP’s movement for environmental and climated justice

— Sharpen your voice and skill to fight predatory financial practices, build wealth and make decisions that will secure a sound retirement.

— Interact with and support Youth & Young Adults as they train to take action which insures that their lives matter!!!

OVERVIEW

Oct 12 — 10:30 AM — Press Conference Kick-Off — Fletcher Plaza at the MLK Library — 9898 E. Colfax Avenue, Aurora, CO 80010

October 12 — Noon to 4 PM — Game Changer Training & Lunch — Rising Star Baptist Church

October 13 — 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM — Game Changer Training & Lunch — Rising Star Baptist Church

October 13 — 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM — Presidents’ Reception and Membership Meet & Greet, co-hosted by NAACP Aurora Branch President Dr. C. Omar Montgomery.and NAACP State President Rosemary Harris Lytle

October 14 — 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM — “Saluting Icons of Faith & Community,” City of Centennial Municipal Building, 13133 E. Arapahoe Rd., 80112 — Prayer Breakfast, Civil Rights Training, Youth Leadership Workshop, featuring Breakfast Keynote Speaker Rev. Dr. James Peters, Pastor Emeritus New Hope Baptist Church, Denver