Brooklyn NAACP will elect branch officers and at-large members of the executive committee on November 16, 2016.
In order to qualify for the purpose of running for office, those interested must be a member in good standing with the branch. A member in good standing means the person must be a paid member of the Brooklyn Branch by April 1, 2016, and must live and/or work within the branch jurisdiction.
There will be an election of the nominating committee at the next general membership meeting on September 28, 2016 at 7 p.m. at Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration located at 1360 Fulton Street in the Community Room.
All members whose memberships are current as of 30 days prior to the meeting date may be elected to the nominating committee. In order to sign a nominating petition or be elected to the nominating committee, a member must be current as of 30 days prior to the September meeting.
On October 26th, at 7 p.m. at Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration, there will be a report of the Nominating Committee, receipt of nominations by petition and election of the Election Supervisory Committee. All members whose memberships are current as of April 1 may be nominated for office or as an at-large member of the Executive Committee. In order to sign a nominating petition, or be elected to the Election Supervisory Committee, a member must be current as of 30 days prior to the October meeting.
On November 16th from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., the election of Branch Officers and at-large members of the Executive Committee will take place at Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration. In order to vote in a branch election, one must be a member in good standing of the branch 30 days prior to the election. An NAACP membership card is required if your name is not recorded on the Brooklyn Branch membership log.
The regular general membership meeting for Brooklyn NAACP is the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. Candidates consent form and petition for nomination will be available at the Sept. 28th general membership meeting and online at www.BrooklynNAACP.org/BranchElections
Branch Election Documents