Thank You NJOF Family & the Juneteenth Nation, We Did It!

A Celebration of Freedom

National Juneteenth Observance Foundation

To bring all Americans together to celebrate our common bond of freedom through the recognition, observance, education and historic preservation of Juneteenth in America."

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Juneteenth National Day of Observance

As leaders in our efforts to make Juneteenth Independence Day a national day of observance, we need each of you to send email, letters, or make telephone calls to your state's two (2) United States Senators requesting their support of legislation to make Juneteenth Independence Day a national day of observance.
To find out your Congressional members, use the Read More link below.

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NJOF Market

View The NJOF Store. We invite you to browse through our store and shop with confidence. We invite you to create an account with us if you like, or shop as a guest. Either way, your shopping cart will be active until you leave the store.

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JUNE IS JUNETEENTH AFRICAN AMERICAN JAZZ LEGACY MONTH

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF JUNETEENTH JAZZ PRESENTERS (NAJJP) “June Is Black Music Month!” CELEBRATING JUNETEENTH JAZZ “Preserving Our African American Jazz Legacy!” www.JuneteenthJazz.com  JUNE IS JUNETEENTH AFRICAN AMERICAN JAZZ LEGACY MONTH   www.JuneteenthJazz.com www.JuneteenthJazz.com www.JuneteenthJazz.com www.JuneteenthJazz.com  www.JuneteenthJazz.com www.JuneteenthJazz.com www.JuneteenthJazz.com www.JuneteenthJazz.com                  

Sign the Petition to Recognize Juneteenth

Sign the Petition to Recognize Juneteenth at the link below In support of Juneteenth being a National Day of Observance, Opal Lee is walking across America to Washington D.C.  Sign the petition t the link below to let your support be known!   http://chng.it/ZpjddhWHrN    

Opal Lee Walks to DC

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — Opal Lee may be 92 years old, but she’s got plenty of energy to travel across the nation. She is on a mission: Make Juneteenth a national holiday. “Ever since I can remember, working with Juneteenth is about unifying people,” Lee said Monday as she stopped in Williamsburg to promote her efforts. […]

We Are The Juneteenth World Flag Raising

We Are The Juneteenth World Flag Raising, June 3, 2019, 12:00 CDT As we raise the Juneteenth flag around the nation, be sure to take a picture and post on the Juneteenth Directors and Planners page! Below is information that is printable for the flag raising Monday, the name right after the number is the […]

Using the NJOF CRM and other Resources

These are links to videos showing how to use the NJOF CRM and Committee  Resources. We will add more detail over the next few days. Welcome to OPS Determine Your Region Adding your contact information Submit request for event support Add Your Event to the Calendar

History of Juneteenth

History of Juneteenth Presented by Dr. Shennette Garrett-Scott Wednesday, June 19, at the Allen Public Library. Her program traces the history of Juneteenth events from the late nineteenth-century freedmen colonies” and settlements’ celebrations to the present community events.    

Juneteenth: Freedom At Last

Juneteenth: Freedom At Last Slavery persisted in the South even after the Emancipation Proclamation and the passage of the 13th Amendment. In the most remote corners of the Confederacy, news of slavery’s end did not come until more than two months after Robert E. Lee’s surrender in April 1865. The day that General Order No. […]