Celebrating 80 years
as the vanguard in the battle for civil rights
Celebrate with us
This site is the home of our 80th anniversary celebration. We invite you to learn more about LDF's remarkable history as we ignite a new era of bold and visionary leadership in the fight for racial justice. You will also be able to find the latest information on our special anniversary events and programming and connect with us on social media.
The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund is simply the best civil rights law firm in American history.
—President Barack Obama