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Special Black History Month Agenda: Stay Tuned!
Important COVID vaccination information:
All Miami-Dade County residents can NOW pre-register for a COVID vaccination online by clicking MyVaccine.FL.gov or by calling (888) 499-0840. TTY users should dial (888) 256-8918. Monroe County residents can call (866) 201-7069; TTY users should dial (833) 990-2908. This service essentially allows you to stand in line, online. Read more about it here in The Miami Herald.
Do you need medical and dental or vision care?
Remote Area Medical is conducting a pop-up clinic at Fort Lauderdale’s Joseph Carter Park on March 6-7, 2021. Yes, it’s far but RAM offers excellent free medical care, plus your choice of either dental care or vision care on a first-come, first-served basis. See the “News and Notes” section below for additional information.
Take these 3 quick actions now:
Renew your 2-year vote-by-mail ballot request online NOW by clicking here or by telephoning the Supervisor of Elections weekdays (except national holidays) during business hours at (305) 499-2444.
If you’re shopping there anyway instead of supporting your local businesses, direct 0.5% of your eligible Amazon.com to support the NAACP Legal Defense & Education Fund Inc by linking your account to Amazon Smile.
Encourage 2 new members to join, and choose a committee to join. We have work to do whether you have 1 hour to volunteer or 10 hours! For motivated new members who will be active in the organization, several current members have offered to “gift” a one-year membership: contact us through the CONTACT US page and let us know how you intend to get involved!
If you’d like an invitation to our next virtual meeting, please send us your full name and contact information, below. When signing onto Zoom, we require that you enter your full name, as well.