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Upcoming events

    • 25 Apr 2019
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Wilde Lake High School

    Branch monthly meeting to discuss branch business. Agenda will be available at the meeting.

    • 28 Apr 2019
    • 2:00 PM
    • Wilde Lake Middle School

    The Howard County NAACP's Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) is a yearlong achievement program designed to recruit, stimulate, and encourage high academic and cultural achievement among African-American high school students.

    Interested students must apply online by APRIL 15. 

    The  online application and Howard County competition deadlines are listed here, ACT-SO

    • 4 May 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Oakland Mills High School

    The Black Student Achievement Program (BSAP) and the Howard County Branch of NAACP are hosting College Signing Day and Career Fair.

    • 11 May 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Hotel at Arundel Preserve, 7795 Arundel Mills Blvd, Hanover MD 21076

    The Howard County Maryland Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is pleased to announce its 40th annual Freedom Fund Jazz Brunch on Saturday, May 11, 2019.  Doors open at 9:30 am. Event starts promptly at 10 am. This year’s Freedom Fund theme: Honoring Our Legacy, Energizing Our Future, captures the spirit of a 110 year-old organization anchored in a legacy of courage and unwavering in its fight for political, educational, social and economic equality for all.


    The Hotel at Arundel Preserve | 7795 Arundel Mills Blvd – Hanover, MD – Less than a mile from Arundel Mills Mall. Free garage parking connected to the hotel.


    Freedom Fund tickets are $75 for adults, $55 for students

    Tickets may be purchased online  or by mail.  

    If purchasing by mail, make checks payable to Howard County Branch NAACP and mail to:

    Howard County Branch NAACP

    PO Box 622

    Columbia, MD 21045

    Please consider supporting the event via sponsorship or advertising space in the 2019 Freedom Fund Souvenir Booklet.  All sponsorship levels will be acknowledged in the program booklet.


    Featured honorees and speakers will include Howard County’s first African American County Executive, Dr. Calvin Ball and one of Time Magazine’s Most Influential People, Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski III, President of University of Maryland, Baltimore County– one the nation's leading producers of African Americans who earn M.D.’s and Ph.D.’s and one of the leading producers of African Americans who earn Ph.D.’s in science and engineering.


    Seven additional honorees will receive 2019 NAACP Leadership Awards.  Other highlights include a musical tribute in honor of mothers, performed by soul-stirring jazz artist, Lavenia Nesmith,  and Howard County’s very own Hammond High School Jazz Ensemble will take center stage for this celebratory occasion.


    Proceeds from the event will support the Howard County NAACP’s ongoing advocacy and education outreach, our Youth Council and The Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) programs, as well as activities supporting racial inequality related to health, housing, employment and business ownership.

Past events

28 Mar 2019 Monthly Branch Meeting
28 Feb 2019 Monthly Branch Meeting
24 Jan 2019 Monthly Branch Meeting
19 Jan 2019 2nd Annual NAACP MLK 5K - Run & Walk
27 Dec 2018 Annual Branch Planning Meeting
21 Dec 2018 Holiday Happy Hour
29 Nov 2018 Monthly Branch Meeting
18 Nov 2018 2nd Annual Turkey Bowl Flag Football Game
10 Nov 2018 HoCo NAACP STEM Fair
26 Oct 2018 Maryland State Conference (MSC) NAACP 78th Annual Convention
25 Oct 2018 Monthly Branch Meeting
3 Oct 2018 The Debate: Howard County Executive
3 Oct 2018 Wilde Lake High School Job Fair
27 Sep 2018 Monthly Branch Meeting
22 Sep 2018 2018 Elder Empowerment Summit
7 Aug 2018 Equal Pay Day Happy Hour
26 Jul 2018 Monthly Branch Meeting
28 Jun 2018 Monthly Branch Meeting
10 Jun 2018 Howard County Board of Education Candidates Forum
10 Jun 2018 Howard County NAACP ACT-SO Awards Ceremony
24 May 2018 Monthly Branch Meeting
5 May 2018 2018 Freedom Fund Jazz Breakfast and Awards Celebration
28 Apr 2018 NAACP Housing Symposium
26 Apr 2018 Monthly Branch Meeting
21 Apr 2018 ACT-SO Local Competition
11 Apr 2018 Equitable and Effective Discipline Practices Forum
22 Mar 2018 Monthly Branch Meeting
17 Mar 2018 Equitable and Effective Discipline Practices Forum
14 Mar 2018 Equitable and Effective Discipline Practices Forum
28 Feb 2018 Conversation on Racial Profiling in Our Community
22 Feb 2018 Monthly Branch Meeting
25 Jan 2018 Monthly Branch Meeting
13 Jan 2018 BithEnergy MLK 5K
28 Dec 2017 Monthly Branch Meeting
9 Dec 2017 Home Buying 101: Home Is Where the Heart Is
30 Nov 2017 Monthly Branch Meeting
26 Oct 2017 Monthly Branch Meeting
30 Sep 2017 2017 Elder Empowerment Summit
28 Sep 2017 Monthly Branch Meeting
27 Jul 2017 Monthly Branch Meeting
22 Jun 2017 Monthly Branch Meeting
25 May 2017 Monthly Branch Meeting
21 May 2017 22 Push-Up Challenge and Community Walk
6 May 2017 Freedom Fund Jazz Breakfast and Awards Celebration
27 Apr 2017 Monthly Branch Meeting
23 Mar 2017 Monthly Branch Meeting
19 Mar 2017 Together We Will HoCo meeting
13 Mar 2017 Silas Craft Fundraiser Dinner
9 Mar 2017 Women in the NAACP | Chat and Chew
6 Mar 2017 NAACP Legislative Night in Annapolis
5 Mar 2017 Howard County Congressional Townhall
25 Feb 2017 Alpha Achievers 20th Anniversary in Howard County
25 Feb 2017 Black History Expo 2017
23 Feb 2017 NAACP Membership & Open Planning Meeting
19 Jan 2017 Monthly Branch Meeting


Tel: (443) 364-8573
P.O. Box 622 Columbia, MD 21045

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