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Local Community Attends 48th Annual Soul Food Dinner Hosted By Eureka NAACP

Various NAACP members filled the Eureka Women’s Club kitchen yesterday, keeping food warm and passing out plates to those who were in attendance. The Eureka chapter of the NAACP was hosting their 48th-annual Soul Food Dinner and provided a full meal that included fried chicken, greens, cornbread, macaroni & cheese, sweet potatoes and dessert. “Almost the same people who cooked …

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Eureka NAACP To HSU: Cease Recruitment in Minority Majority Neighborhoods Until Substantial Support is Implemented

The Eureka chapter of the National Advancement For Colored People (NAACP) has sent out a press release regarding Humboldt State University’s recruitment efforts in minority-majority neighborhoods–telling HSU to forgo the revenue these prospective students offer, until they implement substantial support for students of color. PRESS RELEASE Eureka, CA (April 25th, 2018) Eureka-NAACP requests HSU cease recruitment in Minority-Majority Populations The …

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#JusticeForJosiah: The Eureka NAACP Send Open Letter In Solidarity With HSU Students

Arcata, CA–The Eureka chapter of the NAACP recently sent an open letter of support, stating that the organization stands in solidarity with Humboldt State University students who are collectively organizing #12DaysofAction, a positive and peaceful demonstration formed with the intent of garnering national attention to unsolved student-murders. Dear Humboldt State University, the City of Arcata and Community Members, The Eureka …

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Recap: Martin Luther King Day in Humboldt 2018

Various Martin Luther King Day celebrations were held Monday Jan. 15, 2018 throughout Humboldt County with events in Arcata, Eureka and even Crescent City. At Noon last Monday, the NAACP held their annual MLK day celebration at the Adorni Center in Eureka. There were musical performances of the Black National Anthem and a poetry and interpretive dance performance by two …

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