Welcome to the NAACP Fort Wayne-Allen County Branch 3049!
The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.
With our mission in mind, we inspire the vision to ensure a society in which all individuals have equal rights without discrimination based on race.
Sheila Curry-Campbell, the President of the local NAACP Branch 3049 is a Lifetime Member of the NAACP and have served as committee chair of: Education, Health, Youth Advisor, Political Action, Freedom Fund Banquet and currently as the Environmental Climate Justice Chair.
During her time as committee chair she has received Youth Advisor of the Year (Mid West Region) NAACP Marjorie D. Wickliffe Community Service Award, Glynn Hines Community Service Award, and YWCA Hope Award for Racial Justice and Equality. Grants (Project H.E.L.P., HIV/AIDS, Financial Literacy, Environmental Climate Justice). I have attend, NAACP State, Regional Civil Rights Activist Training Institute (CRATI) and National Conventions.
Sheila Curry-Campbell is a native of Fort Wayne and very active in the community serving as Secretary of the Fort Wayne Urban League Guild, 3 year Trustee The Order of Eastern Star #8, member of A. Phillip Randolph Institute (APRI), member of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 148 Legislative Chair, member Indiana Democrat African American Caucus (IDAAC), member and facilitator of It is Well with My Soul (IIWWMS), Delegate for IN Democrat Party, Allen County Percent Captain, Ambassador for the American heart Association, member of Martin Luther King Club, and long time Member of Pilgrim Baptist Church (NAACP Golden Heritage Lifetime Member) as the Program Director /Resource Manager under the leadership of Raymond C. Dix, Jr., Senior Pastor, where I serve on the Leadership team as the Communication Committee Chair and member of the Scholarship Committee.
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Top 10 List of Goals and Objectives For 2019-2020;
- INCREASE MEMBERSHIP BY 25%
- INCREASE WIN TO 100 MEMBERS
- SECURE (10) CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP
- CREATE ONLINE NEWSLETTER
- QUARTERLY NEWS LETTER
- APPOINT ALL STANDING COMMITTEE CHAIRS (17)
- MONTHLY ACTIVITY & WORKSHOPS
- REACTIVATE ACT-SO
- REACTIVATE YOUNG PROFESSIONALS
- INCREASE YOUTH COUNCIL MEMBERSHIP TO 100