Arizona COVID-19 Testing

WHEN: Saturday, May 16th-7 AM to 12 PM DRIVE-THRU/WALK-UP TESTING LOCATION: Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church-1401 E. Jefferson St.-Phoenix, AZ  85034 REGISTRATION AND INFORMATION: Scheduling an appointment is recommended – call 602.889.9401or complete registration online at equalityhealthfoundation.org/prbc , If you are having COVID-19 symptoms, or think you may have been previously infected, get tested. We’re all in this together. Equality Health Foundation™, in partnership with Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church and Sonora Quest Laboratories™ is proud to provide FREE drive-thru and walk-up testing on Saturday, May 16th or, on additional …

Maricopa County Branch Responds to the Ahmaud Arbery Shooting

The Maricopa County Branch of the NAACP sends our prayers and condolences to the family of Ahmaud Arbery. The Maricopa County Branch-NAACP, “The Branch,” joins with the national NAACP President, Derrick Johnson and Georgia State NAACP President , James Wadell, in the call for justice in the Ahmaud Arbery case . It is a travesty that it took (seventy-four) 74 days before suspects were apprehended and detained when the murder of Mr. Arbery had been …

Maricopa County Branch Response to Phoenix Police Excessive Force Incident

The NAACP Maricopa County Branch commends the transparency of the Phoenix Police Department and supports the plans for an immediate investigation by the Professional Standards Bureau of a recent incident of misconduct. This incident as depicted in a video of June 11, 2019 shared by the Phoenix Police Department, appears to involve excessive force by Police Officers. The video shows that guns were drawn on a man and women while two small children were present …