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 – Common Digital Ad for Georgia (:30)

NAACP – Denied (:15 & :30) 


NAACP – History (:15 & :30)