• Freedom Fund Gala
    The branch holds an annual Freedom Fund Gala to honor citizens and businesses making a difference in our community. Several youths in the community are also given scholarships to help further their education.
  • Meeting Dates and Times
    We meet every 2nd Tuesday at 5:30. Meetings take place at the African American Museum at 1783 Chestnut St. (near the WKU campus).
  • Civic Engagement
    The BG-WC NAACP remains active in the community nearly 100 years after its inception.
  • Spellabration
    Every year, the BG-WC NAACP participates in Spellabration, an adult spelling bee, that raises money for the non-profit Community Education.
  • Voter Registration
    The BG-WC NAACP actively works to increase the number of registered voters in our community. Every election cycle, the branch works with other organizations to register new voters and encourage current voters to get out and cast their ballots.
  • Social Media
    Please follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest news from our branch! @naacp_bgwc on Twitter & https://www.facebook.com/naacpbgwc/ on Facebook
Hello Community Members and Supporters: I hope this message finds you doing well. Thank you for taking the time to visit our website and learn more about our Bowling Green/Warren County Branch, as we are excited about striving towards a standard of excellence. Diversity, Education and Leadership are three (3) areas serving as our core. The historic mission of the NAACP is to fight for equality, justice and fairness for all people. Regardless of your race, gender, lifestyle orientation, age, education level, or other factor you may feel would not be accepted, we extend our hand to you. If you are passionate about uplifting our community, we welcome you. As a branch, we strongly believe in teamwork, communication, and being open-minded in order to better serve our surrounding area. As you may notice, the above listed areas represent a wide array of involvement and interest. We are looking to continue growing personally, as a group, and in number. We are on the path to achieve many milestones and look forward to celebrating and working with you.

Who We Are, What We Do

  1. Advocacy

    The BG-WC NAACP is an advocate for any person in our community that feels his/her rights have been challenged. We work to better the community we live in for everyone through awareness, support, and advocacy.

  2. Connect
  3. Local Issues

    If you have an issue that you feel the NAACP can assist you with, don’t hesitate to contact us.

  4. Spotlight
  5. Resources

    Bowling Green Human Rights Commission
    491 Double Springs Rd.
    (270) 782-7900

    Housing Authority of Bowling Green
    949 Bryant Way
    (270) 746-9893

    Bowling Green Police Department
    911 Kentucky St.
    (270) 393-4244

    Warren County Sheriff’s Department
    429 E 10th Ave #102, Bowling Green, KY 42101
    (270) 842-1633

    Kentucky State Police- Post 3
    3119 Nashville Road
    Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101
    (270) 782-2010

    African American Museum of Bowling Green
    1783 Chestnut St.
    P.O. Box 329