Research and investigate cases that have been submitted to the local chapter in writing.
Develop a database of resources for referrals; lawyers, social workers, disaster relief agencies, etc.
To increase registration and voting.
To encourage and promote voter-education.
To work for the enactment of municipal, state and federal legislation designed to improve the educational, political and economic status of minority groups. Shall be non-partisan and shall not endorse candidates for public office.
Seek to eliminate discriminatory practices in the
Juvenile and Adult Justice systems.
Research and monitor local and state incarceration, sentencing, arrest, probation rates of African-American and other youth of color.
To investigate disproportionate incarceration and sentencing of African-American and other youth of color.
To investigate living conditions and treatment within youth detention centers.
To mobilize units to correct abuses where found.
HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Work to promote, protect and maintain the health of African Americans.
To assess the health needs of the community.
The advocate for equal access to health education, care, treatment, and research for all Americans.
Sponsor health-related activities such as health forums, fairs, and workshops highlighting issues of