Membership

The Honorable Marcus Mosiah Garvey established the UNIA ACL on July 20, 1914 in Kingston, Jamaica.  You are welcome to apply for membership.

Established since 1914

Hon. Marcus Mosiah Garvey established the UNIA ACL on Monday, July 20, 1914 in Kingston, Jamaica. Mr. Garvey built a mass organization that went beyond mere civil-rights agitation and protest and based itself upon a definitive, well-thought-out program that would lead to the total emancipation of the Black race from foreign dominion.

Membership Forms 

Please click the links below to download and fill out your application form. 

For Africa, please contact High Commissioner General,

Rosemarie James, at RosemarieJames23@gmail.com or (646) 807-6502

For Northeast United States, please contact District 2 Commissioner,

Khabyr Hadas, at PanAfrika4edu@yahoo.com or (267) 531-8789

For Southeast United States, please contact District 4 and 5 Commissioner,

Ras Marvin, at AtlantaDivision421@cbpm.org or (404) 447-5299

For Midwest United States, please contact District 6 and 7 Commissioner,

Maruwa Ferrell, at mawy@sbcglobal.net or ((773) 456-7110

 

For all other areas of the United States, please contact Ras Marvin

at AtlantaDivision421@cbpm.org or (404) 447-5299

 

For the Caribbean, please contact High Commissioner General,

Rosemarie James, at RosemarieJames23@gmail.com or (646) 807-6502

What We Believe 

The Universal Negro improvement Association advocates the unity and blending of all Negroes into one strong, healthy race.

Miscegenation

It is against miscegenation and race suicide.

Proud

It believes that the Negro race is as good as any other, and therefore should be as proud of itself as others are.

Purity

It believes in the purity of the Negro race and the purity of the other races.

Poor Whites

It is against rich Blacks marrying poor whites.

Negro Women

It is against rich or poor whites taking advantage of Negro women.

Brotherhood

It believes in the spiritual Motherhood and Fatherhood of God and the Brotherhood of
Man.

Active Divisions

Let’s Work Together