NOTE TO PRESS: The Legal Defense Fund – also referred to as the NAACP-LDF was founded in 1940 as a part of the NAACP, but separated in 1957 to become a completely separate entity. It is recognized as the nation’s first civil and human rights law organization, and shares our commitment to equal rights.

For Media Inquires Contact:

Marc Banks, NAACP National Press Secretary

Rachael Shackelford, SKDKnickerbocker


Please see below for latest press releases and online and radio Public Service Announcements:


NAACP Morgan Freeman Ad 10.6.20

NAACP – Morgan Freeman – Make a Plan to Vote


AFSCME NAACP 2020 Partnership Launch Release 09.14.20

NAACP – While He Lied, Black People Died


NAACP Ad Campaign Launch Press Release 08.13.20


NAACP No Ordinary Election