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WELCOME! To the NAACP New Jersey State Conference 2017 Annual Convention Website. Our goal is to provide you with timely information regarding the status of this highly informative, motivational and impactful event.

Contact Us:  info@njscconvention.org


Hilton Parsippany Hotel Parsippany, NJ

hotelSeated in the midst of over 50 Fortune 500 companies, Hilton Parsippany offers several in-house restaurants, a full-service spa, conference halls, two ballrooms, and much more. We provide elegant guest rooms with an array of thoughtful amenities, as well as executive-level suites offering extra space and additional perks, including complimentary breakfast. Whether traveling for business or leisure, your remarkable stay in Parsippany begins with Hilton.


Gospel Extravaganza

Friday, October 14, 2016 8:00pm – 11:00pm

staris a popular American gospel music artist and pastor of prominent Brooklyn New York megachurch, Love Fellowship Tabernacle. Walker has released several albums on Benson Records and Verity Records as Hezekiah Walker & The Love Fellowship Crusade Choir. 


starChurch. “It’s not where you start, but where you finish.” There are few people this phrase epitomizes better than Bishop David G. Evans. Coming from a troubled home, Evans’ life was the perfect recipe for a statistic. But God had a plan for this young man, and through a series of ordained events, Evans has now become one of the most powerful and notable preachers of the day.


Kick Off Breakfast

Saturday, October 15, 2016 8:00am – 9:30am

starPresident of the NAACP New York State Conference and a member of the NAACP National Board of Directors, a member of the NAACP Executive Committee and well as and active member of various NAACP board sub-committees. Dr. Dukes is a woman of great strength and courage. Her dedication to human rights and equality is exemplified by her role linking business, government and social causes. Dr. Dukes is an active and dynamic leader who is known for her unselfish and devoted track record for improving the quality of life in New York State.


 Membership Luncheon

Saturday, October 15, 2016 1:00pm – 3:00pm 

staralternatively known as “The Black Eagle” or “Madison”, is an American radio talk-show host and activist. Madison was raised in Ohio and maintained a close relationship with his parents and grandparents who were influential during his youth. He was educated in the Ohio public school system and after graduation from high school, he entered college. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Washington University in St. Louis. During college he was an All-Conference Running Back and baritone soloist with the University’s concert chorus. Madison spent his young adulthood in various positions in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and was selected Executive Director of Detroit’s NAACP branch at the age of 24. He is the youngest person to be appointed to the position.


Gala Awards Banquet
October 6, 2017 at 8:00PM-12:00AM
Angela Rye Keynote Speaker
angela-t-rye-esq-official-headshotAngela Rye is Principal and CEO of IMPACT Strategies.  She is a CNN Political Commentator and NPR Political Analyst. She has been featured as an influential politico, lawyer, and advocate by several publications and outlets from Marie Claire to Ebony and the Washington Post, Rye has an unwavering commitment to ensuring positive change in the political process.  Rye is a prominent political strategist who offers regular on-air commentary for several media outlets including BET, CNN, HBO, HuffPost Live and TV One. The depth of her dialogue ranges from political campaigns to more complex legislation that bears long-term implications nationally and internationally.  She currently serves on the boards of the Congressional Black Caucus Institute, Congressional Black Caucus Political Action Committee (CBCPAC), the Seattle University School of Law Alumni, Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network, Inclusv, serves as a senior advisor to the Government Technology and Services Coalition, and is a member of The Links, Incorporated, National Bar Association, American Bar Association, and the Washington Government Relations Group.