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NAACP Legal Defense Fund

The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF) is America’s premier legal organization fighting for racial justice. Founded in 1940 under the leadership of Thurgood Marshall, who subsequently became the first African American U.S. Supreme Court Justice, LDF was launched at a time when the nation’s aspirations for equality and due process of law were stifled by widespread, state-sponsored racial inequality. From that era to the present, LDF’s mission has always been transformative: to achieve racial justice, equality, and an inclusive society.

Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, LDF seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans. Working in four inter-related focus areas—Political Participation, Criminal Justice Reform, Economic Justice, and Education Equity— LDF seeks to:

  • Achieve full African American civic engagement and participation in the democratic process.
  • Diminish the role of race in the criminal justice system.
  • Increase fairness and African American participation in all aspects of economic life.
  • Afford greater access to racially integrated, high quality public education for students of color and eliminate racial disparities in education.
Run Houston! University of Houston Presented by Norton Rose Fulbright 10K, 5K, 1K
 4800 Calhoun Road Houston, TX 77004
September 19 - October 31, 2021

I am excited to share with you about my upcoming event on September 19, 2021 the Run Houston! University of Houston Presented by Norton Rose Fulbright 10K, 5K, 1K. I am participating in the event to raise awareness and funds for NAACP Legal Defense Fund . I love how they are making a difference in our community. I invite you to sponsor me/make a donation to support my fundraising efforts.

Check out my campaign and learn about NAACP Legal Defense Fund here:

Please consider donating to this worthwhile cause. Your support will make such a difference for me and them!

Warm Regards,

Donations2Date: $1,042

Donor Donation Amount Donation Date Comment
Ann Michele Bowlin $500.00 9/17/2021 We'll win this fight together!
Jason Cook $20.00 8/21/2021 Good luck!
Kimberley Brakefield $100.00 8/10/2021
Mike Grosvenoe $22.00 8/10/2021
Jason Bland $100.00 8/10/2021 Good luck!
Anonymous Donor $100.00 7/23/2021 Go Alexis Go! Cheering you on from here and love this mission!
Anonymous Donor $100.00 7/22/2021
Jessica Hoffmann $100.00 7/22/2021 Go Alexis!!!
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