Youth & College Structure


Junior Youth Councils

Membership: Any person under the age of 13

Focus: Providing interactive and entertaining instruction on the history of Africans in the Diaspora (specifically the NAACP and the Civil Rights Movement). Basic leadership development and community service are also key focus areas.

Youth Councils

Membership: Any person under the age of 25

Focus: Training and developing the skills necessary for leadership and activism. Mobilization, community education, and youth activities are essential focus areas of the Youth Council.

High School Chapters

Membership: Any person who is enrolled as a student in a high school or comparable secondary school.

Focus: Training and developing the skills necessary for leadership and activism. Mobilization, community education, and youth activities are essential focus areas of the Youth Council.

College Chapters

Membership: Any person under the age of 25 and/or currently enrolled as a student at a college or university

Focus: Training and fine-tuning intellectual and leadership skills manifest in an increased level of social and political activism.

Current College Chapters

Yale University
Quinnipiac University
Southern Connecticut University
University of New Haven