The Anne Arundel County Branch of the NAACP is dedicated to accelerating economic growth in our communities and eliminating existing racial and ethnic economic disparities.
Get Involved -- Ask your local branch whether Economic Empowerment programs are available, and if not, become a part of the solution and volunteer to help establish an Economic Empowerment program in your community.
Make Informed Choices -- Read the 2006 Economic Reciprocity Report Card and support companies that financially support the African American community.
Support minority-owned businesses -- Spend your money wisely and support minority-owned businesses.
Educate yourself -- Read the newspaper and visit the websites listed above to ensure that you are fully informed about current financial and economic issues.
Share your knowledge -- Talk to your friends and/or children about saving money and acquiring wealth.
Speak up for children -- Advocate for the inclusion of a financial literacy component in the public school curriculum.