BRANCH AWARDS

Most Award-Winning Branch in Virginia

11 Thalheimer Awards
First Prize Newsletter, "NAACP NEWS", Editor: Everett Lewis, 1997, 2000
Second Prize Newsletter, "NAACP NEWS", Editor: Everett Lewis, 1994, 1996
Third Prize Newsletter, "NAACP NEWS", Editor: Everett Lewis, 1995
First Prize for "Outstanding Program Activities", 1997, 2000
Second Prize for "Outstanding Program Activities", 1994, 1996
Third Prize for "Outstanding Program Activities", 1995, 1999
Presented at the NAACP Annual Conventions, July 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001

9  Region VII Awards
For "Outstanding Programmatic Activities" For the Virginia, Maryland and Washington, DC Region, given for the Branch's community involvement and presented at Region VII NAACP conferences, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2006   

2  Special Leadership Awards
For "Outstanding Activities" Presented at Virginia State Conference NAACP, 2003 and 2004

Nathaniel R. Jones Complaint Resolution and Investigation Award
For Outstanding Work of the Legal Redress Activities, presented at Region VII NAACP Conference, 2004

Region VII Man of the Year Award, 2006
Presented to Everett Lewis, presented at the Region VII Conference, 2006

Outstanding Work in Planning for State Convention, 2004

Best Youth Council Award and Best Youth Director Award
Presented at Virginia State Convention NAACP, 1998

African-American Entrepreneur of the Year Award, 1994
Councilman William D. Exile - First inductee into entrepreneur of the Year Hall of Fame, presented by Virginia State Conference NAACP, 1994

Life Membership Awards
Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Award, 1993
Bill Cosby Award, 1994

10  Kivie Kaplan Awards, 1973-1983

2  Dr. F. J. Pepper 

Life Membership Awards
The Dr. F. J. Pepper Life Membership Award established by the Virginia State Conference NAACP is named in honor of the Alexandria, VA Branch NAACP's Life Membership Chair

4  Jesse M. Tinsley, 1994, 1995, 1999, 2005

2  Sammy Davis, Jr. Awards, 1974, 1986 

Edward Muse Award, 1995

Membership Awards
Region VII Membership Award, 1992
Membership "Quota Buster" Award, 1995

Promoting Community Health and Wellness
Dawud Rawlings and Jacqueline S. Johnson presented by INOVA Health Systems on June 22, 2012.