The mission of WIN is to enhance the leadership role of women; to advocate for issues affecting women and children; and to support the ongoing work of the NAACP and its units, especially civil and cultural activities to enhance membership.--Mrs. Lillie Morarity, Chair Emeritus, Fairfax County Women in the NAACP (WIN)

Join Fairfax County Women in the NAACP (WIN). We can give you at least five reasons to join us.

Contact us at fairfaxvawin@aol.com, 703-470-2137, or P.O. Box 6661, Alexandria, VA 22306-9998.


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• P.O. Box 6322, Alexandria, VA 22306-9998 • 703-470-2137

Upcoming Events


WIN Meetings
Are the second Saturday of each month from Noon-2 pm


All meetings are held at
Braddock Hall, 9002 Burke Lake Rd., Burke, VA 22015




The Wind Newsletter

Winter 2012


NAACP, Virginia State Conference Participation

The Virginia State NAACP conference was on October 26-28, 2012. It was full of information and fellowship.

WIN Members Attend Region VII, Civil Advocacy Training Institute (CRATI) Banquet in Annapolis, MD

Several WIN members attended the CRATI Dinner Banquet: Moving Region VII Forward at Navy Memorial Stadium's Officers Club on 4/14/12. CRATI included civic engagement and Votebuilder training that WIN members had earlier this year. The banquet keynote speaker was Judith Browne Dianis, co-director, Advancement Project. The event was hosted by Rebecca Guerra, Former Region VII, Field Director.

Banquet keynote speaker, Judith Browne Dianis, co-director, Advancement Project. Da'Quan Love, President, NAACP, Virginia Youth & College Division, and Mary Love. WIN members at the CRATI banquet.

Region VII covers Maryland, D.C., and Virgina. The banquet was well attended by representatives from across the mid-Atlantic region.

WIN Members Attend NAACP, Prince William County
Freedom Fund Banquet


Several WIN members attended the annual Prince William County Freedom Fund Banquet.  The banquet was also attended by the Region VII Field Director, Rebecca Guerra.

   
Rebecca Guerra, (left) NAACP, Former Region VII Field Director and Shirley Ginwright, WIN Interim Secretary

Rebecca Guerra, (left) NAACP, Former Region VII Field Director presenting an award to a life member of the NAACP.


 

(left to right) Olivia Jones-Smith, Past President, NAACP, Fairfax County Branch and WIN member, Mattie Palmore, Chair, Branch Housing Committee and WIN member, Rebecca Guerra, NAACP, Former Region VII Field Director and Shirley Ginwright, President-elect, NAACP. Fairfax County Branch and WIN member.