This week kicks off events in our communities to uplift all of us to get ready to celebrate at the 114th NAACP National Convention. Below are a listing of some of the opportunities to participate in activities throughout our communities. Activities begin on Thursday, July 20, 2023. Stay up to date on guests on the official NAACP National Convention app and website at naacp.org/convention.
|Thursday, July 20:||Boston Prayer Service, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM, St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church, 230 Warren St, Boston, MA 02119 | Join Faith Community Leaders from Across the region as they lead us in prayer for the NAACP Convention|
|Saturday, July 22:||Day of Action & Service | 9 am – 12:30 pm | Roxbury, Mattapan, Dorchester, Hyde Park | Bring a team to help kick-off the national NAACP Convention [register here ]|
|Friday, July 28th:||NAACP Opening Reception, featuring DJ Jazzy Jeff [register here]|
|Saturday, July 29th:||NAACP Opening Public Mass Meeting 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM | Speakers Leon W. Russell, Chair of the NAACP Board of Directors and Vice President Kamala Harris|
|Saturday, July 29th:||46TH NAACP ACT-SO Awards|
|Saturday, July 29th:||NAACP Delegates Reception, hosted by Mayor Wu [register here]|
|Sunday, July 30th:||GospelFest, hosted by MAJOR. and featuring Fred Hammond and Kiki Sheard [learn more]|