Who can attend:
AAGSNC meetings are open to the public.
Meetings are held the third Saturday of each month except July and August, and include a presentation on topics of interest. For a list of this year's topics, please visit this link.
1:30 pm. until 4:00 pm.
Oakland Public Library
3565 Fruitvale Ave
Oakland, CA 94602-2398
The AAGSNC Board of Directors' Meetings are held quarterly and by phone.
Executive Committee Meetings
The Executive Committee Meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month except July and August at 12:30 PM (Prior to the General Meeting). All meetings are held at the Oakland Public Library, Dimond Branch. All are welcome to attend.
African American Genealogical Society of Northern California (AAGSNC)
Information stored in the AAGSNC membership database is not shared with any other entity. The membership database is used exclusively for administering the Society’s official business (contact information, membership dues, journal mailings, etc.) Where personal information about our members may appear on our website, it has been published at the request of the member or with his or her permission.
Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these forums becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
AAGSNC mailing lists are private moderated discussion forums operated for the benefit of AAGSNC Members only. All members are eligible to participate. All participants may exercise their option to unsubscribe from a list at any time.
AAGSNC uses an order form for customers to purchase products from our online store using a credit card. We collect the customer’s name and address for shipping purposes only. Membership registration and renewal may also be paid by credit card. Credit card information is provided directly to the credit card processor by the customer or member and is not seen or stored by AAGSNC.
Credit card processing for Affiliate Program items (books, software, etc.) is handled by the respective merchants (Amazon.com, Genealogy.com, Google, Ancestry.com etc.). All merchants use secure encryption keys to transmit information.
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If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact:
African American Genealogical Society of Northern California, Inc.
P. O. Box 27485
Oakland, CA 94602-0985
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The Organizing Members
The African American Genealogical Society of Northern California (AAGSNC) was founded in March 1996 under the leadership of Kathryn Burgess Smith. The organizing members were Charlesetta Braggs-Ford, Jeanette Braxton-Secret, Charles T. Brown, Rayford Bullock, Electra Kimble Price, and Ranie George Smith.
The organizers had a strong desire to preserve and promote the study of records of a genealogical and historical nature relating to African American ancestry. AAGSNC, a nonprofit organization (91-1886220), was incorporated in the state of California on November 4, 1998. AAGSNC is a member of the Federation of Genealogical Societies.
The African-American Genealogical Society of Northern California (AAGSNC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated in its commitment to national and international African-ancestry family history research. The society provides a unique approach to education, research skills and support to anyone interested in genealogy.
To promote interest in genealogy, biography, and related history of African Americans.
To supplement and enrich the education of African Americans through the collection, preservation and maintenance of African American genealogical materials.
To promote the accumulation and preservation of African American genealogical and related historical material and make such material available to all.
To promote and maintain ethical standards in genealogical research and publications.
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